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Volume Listing > Volume 55 > John F. Potter, consul general to British North America, 1864-1866

Snell, James G. "John F. Potter, consul general to British North America, 1864-1866"


John F. Potter, Consul General to British North America, 1864-1866: A biographical look at John. F. Potter (1817-1899), an emigrant to Wisconsin and Consul General of the North American British Provinces from 1864-1866. While the article does discuss Potter's role in British-American relations, the article focuses more on his personal, rather than his professional life. (12 pages)

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Citation: Snell, James G. "John F. Potter, consul general to British North America, 1864-1866" Wisconsin Magazine Of History. Volume: 55 /Issue: 2 (1971-1972)

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