Author:THE FUTURE MRS. COLONEL THOMAS PARKER

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1860 - 1865 ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT JOURNAL OF AN OBSERVANT AND DEDICATED CAMDEN NEW JERSEY WOMAN AND DIARIST

By: THE FUTURE MRS. COLONEL THOMAS PARKER

Price: $3,455.99

Publisher: CAMDEN NEW JERSEY NJ, 1860

Seller ID: 0001476

Condition: Good


On offer is an original, fascinating handwritten diary covering the entire Civil War era from November 29, 1860 through August 20, 1865 by an unnamed woman living near Camden, New Jersey, who after the war, married Thomas P. Parker, Regimental Quartermaster of the 67th Pennsylvania Volunteers. Local historians and researchers will find a treasure trove in this 275 or so pages, thick 7 1/2" x 6 1/4" book which is almost entirely filled with entries from the mundane such as weather reports to entries covering the news of the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, "appropriate remarks"... View more info