Author:Anna Sophia Musser

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Diary of an Early 20th Century Female Teacher Experiencing Loss Due to Typhoid Fever, Working, and Travelling in Rural America

By: Anna Sophia Musser

Price: $489.99

Publisher: Lancaster County, Pennsylvania PA, Lancaster, Paoli, Middlesex County, MA: 1900s

Seller ID: 0011002

Condition: Good


On offer is a fine diary written by a young woman in Lancaster County, PA in the early 20th century. The author of the diary of Anna Sophia Musser. She was born in Lancaster County, PA, likely in the village of Robertstown. At some point she married a man named Ashton and moved to Middlesex County, MA, where she passed away in 1953. Informal research has not turned up any additional biographical information about Musser. The diary opens on a sad note: "The family was around all day and a very sad New Years for us as our sister was lying dead and we couldn't realize it was New Years. Friends an... View more info