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Scope and Contents The collection consists of a diary (January 1, 1931 to December 29, 1933) written by anonymous woman. She writes about her daily activities such as going to church, meetings, shopping, visiting friends, writing letters, reading sewing, and baking.
Dates: 1931 - 1933
Scope and Contents Anonymous diary written in France right after Armistice ending WWI was signed. The author, a soldier, mentions places he visited in France, shows and other entertainment and how much he spent on them, souvenirs he purchased, and other daily activities. He mentions seeing the President of France, King George of England, the King of Italy, and Woodrow Wilson. The first part of the diary is used as an address book.
Dates: 1918 - 1919
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a diary (January 1 to December 21, 1879) written by an anonymous woman. She primarily writes about her daily activities such as sewing, ironing, baking, visiting with friends, and going to church.
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one diary, kept from December 19, 1899 to May 3, 1903. While the author is unknown, the diary reveals that he ran a small combined hardware store and post office, as well as owning a farm in the Pomona, Michigan area. In addition to comments about the author's personal life, the diary contains a detailed record of marriages, births, illnesses, and deaths in the towns along the railroad line between Harlan, Pomona, and Copemish, Michigan. Social events are frequently...
Dates: 1899 - 1903
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a scrapbook of newspaper articles dating from March to September 1869 collected by an unknown person. Most of the articles are political in nature and include President Andrew Johnson's farewell address, U.S. Grant's inaugural address, and editorials on subjects ranging from legislative apportionment to the future of the Democratic and radical parties. The scrapbook was originally an account book.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a pamphlet describing the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' 1939 survey of the Great Lakes, their connecting waters, the New York Canals and Lake Champlain. It also contains a study of matters affecting the hydrology of the Great Lakes and their watershed. The pamphlet describes the work, history, methods, and products of the survey.
- Names: Anonymous X
- Diaries 3
- Manners and customs 2
- Religion 2
- Canals -- New York (State) 1
- Champlain, Lake 1
- France 1
- France -- Social life and customs 1
- Great Lakes (North America) 1
- Harlan (Mich.) 1
- Hydrology -- Research 1
- Michigan -- Social life and customs 1
- Pamphlets 1
- Pomona (Mich.) 1
- Scrapbooks 1
- United States -- Politics and government -- 19th century 1
- World War, 1914-1918 -- United States 1 ∧ less
- Kuhn, Madison, 1910-1985 1
- United States. Army. Corps of Engineers 1
- Woman’s Christian Temperance Union 1