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1892 - 1902 ARCHIVE OF FOUR [4] ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT DIARIES DETAILING THE LIFE AND LOVE OF A DAYTON OHIO NEWSPAPERMAN TURNED PREACHER MAN

By: CHARLES G. READE

Price: $2,255.99

Publisher: DAYTON OHIO OH, 1892

Seller ID: 0001304

Condition: Very Good


On offer are the original 1892, 1900, 1901 and 1902 manuscript diaries handwritten by Charles G. Reade of Dayton Ohio. Charles worked for a newspaper and eventually became a preacher. He loves attending the concerts, plays and operas but that seems to lessen as his life as a preacher brings more fervor than his entertainments. In the early diary Charles is dating Nora Boltin then in 1901 he marries Nora and in 1902 has a baby boy. The diaries are full of handwritten entries for every day so you get a good deal of writing and information concerning Charles life. Here are some snippets: 1892"... View more info

1908 - 1940 LARGE ARCHIVE OF ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT DIARIES HANDWRITTEN BY A MOST DEDICATED EPISCOPALIAN REVEREND CONSUMED WITH HIS DUTIES TO THE POOR, SICK AND NEEDY OF CINCINNATI OHIO

By: REVEREND CHARLES G. READE

Price: $4,355.99

Publisher: CINCINNATI OHIO OH, 1908

Seller ID: 0001530

Condition: Good+


On offer is an interesting, very detailed archive of 18 original manuscript diaries handwritten by Cincinnati Ohio Reverend Charles G. Reade a man who is consumed by his visits with the poor, the grieving, the orphaned and needy. Educated, prolific and meticulous he rarely misses a day right up until the end of his life. [The 18 volumes are dated between 1908 and 1940, with 1915-1918 conspicuously absent and perhaps due to chaplain service in the military.] Very detailed, there are accounts of visits to the homes of those who've died from influenza and scarlet fever, every visit records names ... View more info