Author:DR. LEROY DWIGHT FARNHAM

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1869 ORIGINAL HANDWRITTEN MANUSCRIPT DIARY OF AN INTERESTING 19 YEAR OLD DOCTOR AND SCHOLAR

By: DR. LEROY DWIGHT FARNHAM

Price: $1,525.99

Publisher: OWEGO TIOGA BINGHAMPTON CANDOR NEW YORK, 1869

Seller ID: 0001374

Condition: Good


On offer is a remarkable, original 1869 manuscript diary of Dr. Leroy Dwight Farnham dated Owego New York. This is handwritten by Dr. Farnham, 19 years old at the time of writing. The young Dr. Farnham, originally from Tioga New York, is teaching in Candor and living in Owego. While in Candor for the week he stays with various families then back home to Owego for the weekend social events. Dr. Farnham writes a lot about the Owego Academy closing and his schooling under Professor Prindle. [Ephemera included is a receipt from the Academy from the 1860s. The academy closed in 1869.] Historians an... View more info