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Diaries

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 235 Collections and/or Records:

Travel diary

 Collection — Folder S1525
Identifier: S1525
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a travel diary written on both sides of one sheet of paper by an unknown man from Wells County, Indiana. Dated from June 26 to July 4, 1852, the author chronicles his trip from Margaret Krewson's house in Wells County to the communities of Uniontown, Zanesville, and Roanoke and notes some of his activities following his return to the Krewson's house. His narrative mentions several people he visited, including James and Margaret Barrett, Peter Mulrine, and William...
Dates: 1852

Viola Klepinger papers

 Collection — Folder S2823
Identifier: S2823
Scope and Contents This collection includes a transcribed diary kept by Viola Klepinger. The diary ranges from July 15, 1911 to September 10, 1911 and describes an automobile trip taken from Dayton, Ohio to Los Angeles, California. She describes travels through Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Nebraska, Colorado, Utah, Nevada, and California.
Dates: 1911

W. B. Young daily journal

 Collection — Folder S1476
Identifier: S1476
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of a daily journal book W.B. Young in West Union, Adams County, Ohio and Fulton County, Indiana ranging from 1849 to 1867, generally concerning daily activities, travel, business, politics, and the weather.
Dates: 1849-1867

W. S. Ward diary

 Collection — Folder S1360
Identifier: S1360
Scope and Contents This collection includes a photostat copy of a diary from W. S. Ward, written in 1839 diary regarding his trip on a flatboard from New Albany, Indiana to New Orleans, Louisiana.
Dates: 1839

Wabash County Historical Society newsletter

 Collection — Folder S1979
Identifier: S2128
Scope and Contents This collection includes one item from Ronald Woodward in Wabash County from 1979 regarding Wabash County Historical Society, including an autobiography of Nathan Macy, article on Captain J.H. Fountian, and diary portions of Newton Fowler.
Dates: 1979

Walker family collection

 Collection
Identifier: L369
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, various documents, photographs, and memorabilia from the Walker family of New Albany, Indiana. The collection contains Francis Walker's Clermont (Ohio) Academy writings; his and his wife Mary's family correspondence (1851-1913); his correspondence from other Methodist ministers and DePauw University officials (1860s-1910); his and Mary's writings (1848-1901); and some letters and documents of his father, James Walker (1820-1837). The bulk of...
Dates: 1820-1988, undated

Washington Conley diary

 Collection — Folder S2563
Identifier: S2563
Scope and Contents This collection includes the diary kept by Washington Conley during his trip to the gold fields of Colorado. The diary begins on April 9, 1860, the day Conley set out from his home in Greenfield, Indiana and ends with his last entry on August, 28, 1860 upon his return to the Midwest and his arrival at Mattoon, Illinois.
Dates: 1860

Wasson family collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: V024
Scope and Contents This collection includes two volumes used by members of the Wasson family of Wayne County, Indiana. The first volume is an account book kept by Fleming Wasson containing entries ranging from 1870 to 1888 regarding his farm and the Cochran estate. The second volume was used to record entries ranging from 1877 to 1885 regarding the estate settlement of Ann P. Cochran and as a diary kept by Louise Wasson from October 1880 to February 1885. The collection also has one loose receipt from the...
Dates: 1870-1888, circa 1920s

Watson N. Clark diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S2214
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of Watson N. Clark's diaries and other writings that range from 1870 to 1890. The diaries cover the years 1870-1872, 1881, 1885-1887, and 1889 and consist primarily of the daily life of Clark, his family, and his neighbors. Clark also used pocket diaries to record his family history, his involvement with the Christian faith, and as a "book of reference" to record items that he thought were interesting about religious topics.
Dates: 1870-1890

Will Cumback diary

 Collection — Volume V040
Identifier: V040
Scope and Contents This collection includes the diary of William Cumback, with entries ranging from 1848 to 1854.
Dates: 1848-1854