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Diaries

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 218 Collections and/or Records:

Charles N. Thompson papers

 Collection
Identifier: L157
Scope and Contents This collection contains material that Charles N. Thompson collected while researching his wife's family history and includes news clippings, photostat copies and typed abstracts of newspaper articles regarding the Conner and Finch families (1820-1944); photostats of Indiana Acts and United States Senate reports regarding political and legal activities of John and William Conner (1820-1829); letters written by James Garner Finch of Lawrence, Kansas to his "Dear Cousin" (1892-1896); and...
Dates: 1820-1944

Charles R. Merrick collection

 Collection — Folder S941
Identifier: S0941
Scope and Contents The collection contains correspondence and diaries relating to the Merrick family, ranging from 1832 to 1881.
Dates: 1832-1881

Charles Wesley Homsher diary

 Collection — Folder S0677
Identifier: S0677
Scope and Contents This collection contains photocopies of extracts from Charles Wesley Homsher's diary titled, "A Few Notes While in Andersonville Prison, Georgia" and the typewritten transcription of the diary entries. The diary relates Homsher's experiences during the Civil War from the time of his capture on July 31, 1864 at Clinton, Georgia until his release and discharge from military service in June, 1865. Also included are informational handouts from the Andersonville Prison Park - National Cemetery that...
Dates: 1864-1865

Claude M. Gray papers

 Collection
Identifier: L540
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, military documents, such as telegrams, transport orders, and bulletins, pay record book, tickets, identification cards, Gray's World War I diary, World War I photographs and postcards, Rose Polytechnic Institute school materials, recommendation letters, service records, photocopies of newspaper clippings, autobiographical materials, memorials, insurance vouchers, a charcoal drawing of Gray during WWI, and realia from World War I and Rose Polytechnic...
Dates: 1910-1948

Clifford W. Quick diary

 Collection — Folder S3273
Identifier: S3273
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one diary covering the time period January 1, 1923 to March 31, 1924.
Dates: 1923-1924

Daniel E. Bruce papers

 Collection
Identifier: S0183
Scope and Contents This collection includes a typed transcription from Daniel E. Bruce in Indiana ranging from 1862 to 1865 regarding life in the military.
Dates: 1862-1865

Daniel Hughes papers

 Collection — Folder S699
Identifier: S0699
Scope and Contents This collection includes a mimeographed of a typed transcript, a carbon copy of a typed page and a photocopied autographed page from Daniel Hughes and Claud McDaniel in Indiana, Texas and elsewhere ranging from 1861 to 1960 regarding Civil War, daily life in the army, furlough and a history of the 25th Regiment Indiana Volunteers.
Dates: 1862/10/13-1863/08/09

Daniel R. Dunihue journal

 Collection — Folder S389
Identifier: S0389
Scope and Contents This eight-page, typed copy of Daniel Robert Dunihue's travel diary tells of his trip to Canada from Monday, July 19, to Tuesday, July 27, 1830.

On July 25, 1830, the author of the journal recorded: "I wrote a letter to my daughter Harriet." He mentions, on page 7, "found my old friend Col. Mark in fine spirits, with a crowded house." Therefore, it is most likely that the author of the journal was the senior Daniel Dunihue.
Dates: 1830

Daniel R. Yoder collection

 Collection
Identifier: L388
Scope and Contents The diaries and loose papers in this collection date from Daniel R. Yoder ranging from 1880 to 1892. the diaries offer a view of activities and entertainment in elkhart and LaGrange counties of Indiana. School activities are regularly reported up to 1888, and farm chores are given in as much detail as the duties of teaching. Churchgoing occurs throughout all evenings of the week, with Yoder reporting his attendance at Mennonite, Dunkard, and Amish meetings. Family visting is recorded, with...
Dates: 1880-1892

David L. Elliott collection

 Collection
Identifier: L051
Scope and Contents The collection contains U.S. Civil War materials of David L. Elliott. Included are family correspondence, discharge papers, family photographs, bible, receipts, distribution rolls, certificates, ribbons of reunions, political campaign badges, and a Civil War diary (1864–1865). The collection also contains a history of the Battle of Chickamauga by Captain J.C. McElroy, as well as an oversize muster-out roll for the 65th Regiment and certificates related to David L. Elliott from 1865 (OBD042).
Dates: 1845-1910