1853 Handwritten Manuscript Diary of William Loving

By: Loving, William

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THIS PERSONAL HANDWRITTEN ANTIQUE DIARY OF WILLIAM LOVING DATED 1853. THIS LEATHER CASED PERSONAL DIARY IS A DAILY ACCOUNT FROM JANUARY TO DECEMBER 1853. SIGNED ON THE REAR COVER WILLIAM H. LOVING A NUMBER OF TIMES. THE DIARY REFLECTS THE GENTLEMANS EXPENSES, EARNINGS AND DAILY ACTIVITIES. MONIES PAID FOR RECORDED HOURS OF WORK,DAY BY DAY. ON SOME WEEKS I QUOTE: ''12-27-1853 6hrs MADE .66 12-28-1853 17hrs MADE 41.87 7-24-1853 6hrs MADE .60 SETT FRENCH TOOK IN $6.60''... PRICES OF STOCKS BOUGHT, CURIOUS ENTRIES ABOUT SETT FRENCH WHO MADE A LOT OF CASH IN THE SAME AMOUNTS VISITS TO FRIENDS INCLUDING REV. GREGORY WHITFELT IN NEWBURYPORT, MASSACHUSETTS... OTHER TOWNS SUCH AS GROVELAND, AND NORTH ANDOVER ARE ENTERED... THE BIRTH OF A CHILD MARY ETTA. DIARY INCLUDES CHARTS FOR THE YEARS SUNRISES AND SUNSETS, IMPORTANT DAILY HISTORY EVENTS AND HOLIDAYS, AND MOON PHASES. A NEWSPAPER CLIPPING GLUED TO THE BACK OF THE FRONT COVER TITLED ''ANCESTRY OF THE BRITISH QUEEN''. MOST OF THE INSCRIPTIONS ARE WRITTEN WITH A QUILL PEN WITH THAT CLASSIC QUILL.

Title: 1853 Handwritten Manuscript Diary of William Loving

Author Name: Loving, William

Categories: 19th Century Manuscript, Books and Manuscripts General Overview, 19th Century Diary,

Publisher: NewBURYPORT MASSACHUSETTS MA, 1853

Binding: Full-Leather

Book Condition: Good+

Type: Manuscript

Size: 48mo - over 3" - 4" tall

Seller ID: 000040

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