By: Essie Nash
Hemp, Robbins, North Carolina, Virginia, Southern US, North Carolina, Virginia, Hemp, Robbins: 1939
Inscription: Signed by Author
Seller ID: 0011006
On offer is a wonderful look life in a small town in the U. S. South through the eyes of a young working woman. The diary was written in 1939 by Essie Lee Nash. Nash lives in Hemp, North Carolina (now renamed Robbins) and works in one of the mills in town. Our informal research has not turned up any additional biographical information about her. In her diary, she recounts in detail her daily routines and the many people she interacts with. One key consideration is her social life, especially with young men. One such entry reads: "Dear Diary. I just made a mistake but I'll let this be the '... View More...