Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Reflections ... consists of a tupescript memoir of the life of a woman growing up in Philadelphia during the period 1882-1948. There is also some Landenberger genealogical information
Historical Society of Pennsylvania
The diary, 18100-1810, describes life in England, sightseeing and social activities, as well as family news and memories of Philadelphia
Historical Society of Pennsylvania
The Coates and Reynell Family papers document the professional and personal lives of elite Quakers in Philadelphia in the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries through correspondence, scrapbooks, receipt books, ledgers, accounts, wills, deeds, and medical manuscripts. The collection is particularly strong in records of international and domestic trade, medical and scientific knowledge, and women's philanthropic activities. Letters and financial and legal documents recording the professional and personal activities of merchants John Reynell (1708-1784) and Samuel Coates (1748-1830) make up the bulk of the papers. The next most significant portion of the collection consists of scientific or medical essays, correspondence, and notes pertaining to Dr. Benjamin H. Coates. The papers of Mary and Beulah Coates consist of minutes for the meetings of their charitable societies and notes documenting Mary's genealogical research on the family. The collection also includes correspondence and ... Read More
Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Pocket notebook, 1859-1864, with diary entries, copies of letters from her brother Wyndham, and other memoranda relating to social activities and the Civil War
Daughters of the Republic of Texas Library
Autograph albums and sheet music -- One of the albums belonged to Sarah R. McGowen, the mother of Katherine McGowen; its content is primarily religious and includes several inscriptions from Methodist clergymen. The two albums of Katherine McGowen date from her teen years and include verse and dedications from friends. A volume of bound sheet music gathers several works by Texas composers, particularly Charles Gustave Fitze, along with other popular works of the 1830s-1850s
Harvard University - Schlesinger Library
Collection consists of five diaries by Jenkins detailing her daily activities (some in shorthand or code) and listing gifts and expenses, 1911-1924. One diary of Homer G. Bean, 1920; four diaries of Gordon, 1880-1920; and diaries of others, including W.A. Kierstead and Frederick J. Blanchard
Harvard University - Schlesinger Library
Collection includes diaries, notebooks, correspondence, and household account books detailing her daily activities, menus, housekeeping chores, and finances. Her diaries, which were transcribed and annotated by her husband, become more personal and reflective as her illness progresses. Also included are papers, certificates, and grade transcripts from her childhood and academic career
McLean County Museum of History
Consists primarily of scrapbooks and program booklets from the Normal Chapter of the As You Like It Club -- Also includes an article from the Pantagraph (13 May 1982), entitled "Club members recollect wedding nostalgia, humor"; a brief history of the club from Bloomington/Normal's literary history, 1879-1987, a publication of the Bloomington Public Library; "As You Like It history," 6 p. ms. by Martha Behr-Miller (May 2002); scrapbook containing newspaper clippings beginning in Oct. 1924; club photographs beginning Apr. 1922; thirtieth anniversary photographs and newspaper clippings (May 1945); fiftieth anniversary, newspaper clippings (Sept. 1964); photographs, Mary Ferns annual Christmas party (1974); another scrapbook including newspaper clippings beginning with thirtieth anniversary; photographs from 1974 gathering; and photographs from a 1981 gathering at Laurel Eberhart's home; a third scrapbook including club photographs (Feb. 1930); menu for spring luncheon (Feb. 1982); ... Read More
Library of Congress - National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
Two scrapbooks containing newspaper clippings (1934, 1935, and 1936), about local events, people and places in and around Pembroke and Perry, Me., as well as 2 scrapbooks of jokes and riddles -- Includes materials from Pembroke High School and Washington County Pomona Grange materials. Collection also includes biographical information about Eunice Milbury, written by her daughter (the donor)
Montana Historical Society,-- Library and Archives Dept
These records consist of correspondence (1976-1999) mostly relating to membership; memorials (1938-1942, n.d.) for deceased members; financial records (1981-1999) including check registers and receipt books; organizational records (1892-1999) including bylaws, constitutions, membership lists, and minutes; an essay entitled "Potpourri of the Current Topic Club, 1892-1992"; and miscellany (1951-1999) including yearbooks and place cards


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