University of Virginia
The collection contains papers of the Childs family and general correspondence of Childs (1966-1971), especially letters from the Baroness Marcelle de Jouvenel
University of Virginia
Reade gives a detailed account of his travels to Newfoundland, Cape Verde Islands, Italy, Spain, Portugal and the Colony of Virginia. He mentions a storm in the English Channel that nearly destroyed the ship, social customs and fishing in Newfoundland, and the wine and women of Italy
University of Virginia
Union cavalryman's account of the December,1864, "Hicksford Raid" [on the Weldon Rail Road] prepared for a reunion of the 24th New York Cavalry. In the account Brown notes that "Negro slavery has disapperaed ... [and] we now have the voluntary and more degrading white slavery of labor unions" and warns against the "discontent, ignorance and bigotry ... flooding our country from the bogs and fens and Anarchial centers of monarchial Europe.".
University of Chicago - Special Collections Research Center
Chessman's account of her life as a student at the University of Chicago, 1917-1919
Cornell University Libraries
"Highlights in the Life of Mary Ann Humble Case," unpublished memoirs (completed in 1951) of a Mormon blacksmith's daughter of Mt. Emmons, Utah. Mrs. Case, who married a farmer and homesteader, tells of their efforts to settle in various places in Utah, her loneliness when her husband was away, her encounter with Indians, the births of eight of her nine children "... without benefit of doctor or midwife...", her work in the Mormon Church, and her visit to the Salt Lake Temple
Cornell University Libraries
This collection is the microfilm version of 5780/159, and is a microfilm copy of Abraham Rosenberg's Memoirs of a Cloak Maker, 1881-1910, translated by Yetta Horn
State Library of Queensland
Memoirs of A.J. McConnel
State Library of Queensland
Memoir prepared by Mrs G.E. Hammond of Hammond Downs
State Library of Queensland
Memoirs of Elwin Falk
State Library of Queensland
Carbon typescript of a memoir by Raymond David Rex that includes information about the Douglas Shire and the town of Mossman. Much of the memoir is devoted to a description of the early settlers and the locations of their properties