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. ; Manuscript; 48mo - over 3" - 4" tall; HANDWRITTEN, MANUSCRIPT, DOCUMENT, LETTER, AUTOGRAPH, DIARY, JOURNAL, LOG, KEEPSAKE, WRITER, HAND WRITTEN, DOCUMENTS, SIGNED, LETTERS, MANUSCRIPTS, HISTORICAL, HOLOGRAPH, WRITERS, DIARIES, JOURNALS, LOGS, AUTOGRAPHS, PERSONAL, MEMOIR, MEMORIAL, PERSONAL HISTORY, AMERICANA, Travel, Trip, VacationANTIQUITÉ, CONTRAT, VÉLIN, MANUSCRIT, PAPIER ANTIKE, BRIEF, PERGAMENT, DOKUMENT,

Title: 1853 Handwritten Manuscript Diary of William Loving

Author Name: Loving, William

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

Publisher: NewBURYPORT MASSACHUSETTS MA, 1853

Binding: Full-Leather

Book Condition: Good+

Seller ID: 000040

Keywords: HANDWRITTEN MANUSCRIPT DOCUMENT LETTER AUTOGRAPH DIARY JOURNAL LOG KEEPSAKE