The following information relates to the Primary Source Activity: Richard Manning Bucktrout Daybook and Ledger


Directions: After completing the Biography Chart, answer the following questions using information you learned from the primary sources, and any secondary source knowledge from class.
1. Who was Richard Manning Bucktrout?

2. What type of town was Williamsburg, Virginia? What type of society?

3. What events or trends in American history can you find in this primary source? (Think political, economic, social and cultural.)