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Diaries

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

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

 Item — Box 3: Series 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: 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

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