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William H. H. Johnson diary

 Collection — Folder: S2188
Identifier: S2188

Scope and Contents

This collection is one small, lined notebook with 48 pages. Mr. Johnson gives measurements for furniture as well as ingredients for stains and varnishes. On pages 38 and 39, he made drawings of what appear to be bunk beds and window seats under decorative window frames. On pages 20 and 21, he wrote a poem entitled "Lilly Dale." Pages 31 to 33 list 19 "General Explanations" for the work done. On page 35 is his poem "Departed Friends," followed on page 36 by his poem "Marian." Two short poems are written on page 46.


  • 1856-1859


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder )

Language of Materials



This collection is one small notebook with 48 pages.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Mrs. Leroy H. Millikan in 1940/06.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing and finding aid completed 2015/05/28 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield.
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.