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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Women -- Personal narratives.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Liz's test collection

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2022-0005-UMD
Dates: 2005
Found in: CEPT Archives

Wordin, Helen "Nellie" Caroline, Diary, 1858-1893

 Item — Box B-001552: [Barcode: 32101103190995], Folder: 3
Scope and Contents Consists of a manuscript diary spanning forty-five years in the life of Helen "Nellie" Caroline Wordin (1842- ), an educated, single white woman living in Bridgeport, Connecticut, in the 19th century who attended school in Petersburg, Virginia, during the outbreak of the American Civil War. Wordin began keeping the diary when she was fifteen years old, with early entries documenting school, Congregationalist church activities, social calls with other girls, work with the Ladies...
Dates: 1858-1893