Author:MARY ANN WELLS CALHOUN

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1892 HANDWRITTEN MANUSCRIPT DIARY OF AN AGED NEW YORK STATE WOMAN

By: MARY ANN WELLS CALHOUN

Price: $685.99

Publisher: GREENVILLE GREENE COUNTY NEW YORK NY, 1892

Seller ID: 000808

Condition: Good+


On offer is the daily diary of Mary Ann Wells Calhoun of Greenville, New York in Greene County. Mary Ann makes personal notes and business notations as she seems to run a farm that includes a boarding house and noted the guests and their movements and the number of individuals that ate meals or came to tea etc. Mary Ann, likely a widow as she never mentions a husband and frequently gets rides from others on the way to Church or town, is also a keen observer of events around her and mentions all local events and passings. Here are some snippets: "Attended the funeral of Jane Miller a coller... View more info