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Diaries

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Arminda Bates papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss002
Scope and Contents Scrapbooks from her time as a student at the College of the Pines, notes from her education in New York, a diary she kept as the first professional librarian of the College, and photographs of the early College campus and her home. A small number of materials related to the Bandon, OR, Public Library.
Dates: 1878-1963

Asa Wellspring Wayward diaries, 1847-1862

 Series — Box 1: Series Series One; Series Series Two; Series Series Four, Folder: 1-20
Identifier: Series One
Scope and Contents note 20 diaries written between 1847 and 1962 and providing insights into Wayward's activities. There is detailed informatin about abolitionist speakers and rallies in the Hudson Valley and New England, and about Underground Railroad activities.
Dates: 1847-1862

Benjamin and Julia Stockton Rush papers

 Collection
Identifier: RL.11044
Overview The Benjamin and Julia Stockton Rush papers include letters, writings, financial records, a few legal documents and one educational record. Benjamin Rush's personal and professional outgoing letters, with some incoming letters, cover a wide variety of topics, but focus primarily on medical concerns, particularly the 1793 and other yellow fever epidemics in Philadelphia, as well as mental illness and its treatment, and the medical department of the Continental Army. There are a few letters from...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1766-1845 and undated

Benjamin Rush travel diary, 178[4] April 2-7

 Item — Box 3, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents The diary records Rush's travel, accompanied by a servant and via horses, between the outskirts of Philadelphia and Carlisle, Pennsylvania, for an initial meeting with the trustees of Dickinson College. During the meeting the Trustees selected Dr. Charles Nisbet to serve as the College's first president. Rush described the taverns and other travel lodges at which he stopped, along with Tavern staff and other patrons, the quality of the food and drink, along with conversations he witnessed or...
Dates: 178[4] April 2-7

Capital District Regional Planning Commission Records

 Collection
Identifier: apap380
Overview This collection documents the comprehensive planning work of New York's Capital District Regional Planning Commission across several decades.
Dates: 1965-2001

Sara Wayward Lewis journal and letters, 1849

 Series
Identifier: Series Two
Scope and Contents note A journal and fifteen letters documenting the overland journey of Sarah Wayward Lewis with her husband and family to California in 1849. The Lewis family departed from St. Joseph, Missouri in April, 1849, and the collection contents detail their trip along the Mormon Route, encounters with hostile Native Americans on the Great Plains, privations, hardships, and internal strife among their traveling companions; and their sojourn along the Humboldt and Truckee Rivers prior to their traverse of...
Dates: 1849

Wayward Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: YNHSC.MSS.1776
Scope and Contents note The Wayward family papers includes material from several Wayward descedents living in the 19th and 20th centuries, and was collected by variou family members. Document types in the collection include correspondence, diaries, clippings, posters and audio tapes about the Wayward family and their various activities.

See the scope and content note for each series for more details about the collection contents.
Dates: 1847-1963

Writings, 1939-1983

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2
Scope and Contents Includes drafts, manuscripts, and reprints as well as correspondence and other materials relating to Aldo Starker Leopold's writings
Dates: 1939-1983