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Diaries

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Arminda Bates papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss002

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
Abstract 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...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1766-1845 and undated

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

Wayward Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: YNHSC.MSS.1776
Synopsis

Test, test, test

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