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Charley E. Roberts Diary

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0977-sc

Scope and Contents Note

Diary of a resident of Maine, possibly in the town of Westbrook. Topics covered include going to school and earning his diploma on April 30, 1868; working at picking apples, hauling wood, haying, farming chores; attending lectures, concerts, and baseball games. Some cash accounts recorded at end of diary.

Dates

  • January 1, 1868-January 1, 1869

Creator

Access Restrictions

No restrictions on access.

Use Restrictions

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

Biographical Note

The owner of the diary may have been Charley E. Roberts, who may have lived in Westbrook, Maine.

Extent

1 folder (1 item ; 13 cm)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Diary of a resident of Maine, possibly in the town of Westbrook.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Dan Casavant Rare Books, Waterville, Maine in June 2002.

General

No finding aid - see Special Collections librarian for assistance.
Title
Guide to the Charley E. Roberts Diary
Status
No Additional Box Or Folder List For This Small Collection
Date
2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English.

Repository Details

Part of the Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
5729 Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5729 United States
207-581-1686