Author:LUCY LEIGHTON CRANDON [later Allen]

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1896 ORIGINAL LATE 19th CENTURY MANUSCRIPT DIARY HANDWRITTEN BY ONE YOUNG COLUMBIA MAINE TEENAGER WHO MANAGES A VERY BUSY FAMILY AND SOCIAL LIFE

By: LUCY LEIGHTON CRANDON [later Allen]

Price: $2,285.99

Publisher: COLUMBIA FALLS, MAINE, 1896

Seller ID: 0009193

Condition: Good+


On offer is an interesting original 1896 manuscript diary hand written by Lucy Leighton Crandon of Columbia, Maine. While the diary is unsigned informal research suggests that the writer is a young woman named Lucy Leighton Crandon. One Seth Allen is mentioned repeatedly throughout the fully written diary and US Census records from 1940 record a Lucy Allen, married to Seth Allen, born about 1880 and residing in Columbia Falls, ME, the place where the diary was apparently written. She would have been about 16 when this was written. Her days are packed with activities and she has a very busy soc... View more info