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Young women -- Maine -- Diaries

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Edith Gardner and Family Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 1783

The Edith Gardner and Family Papers is a collection of diaries, correspondence, photographs, and financial records that follow the Gardner family of Dennsyville, Maine from 1852-1981. Within the collection are business records for the A.L.R. Gardner Co. and the sheet music from the Dennysville Brass Band.

Dates: 1852-1981

Mary Jewett Diaries

Identifier: SpC MS 1773
Scope and Contents

Diaries, 1895-1920, of Mary Jewett, probably of Gardiner, Maine. Notes weather, daily chores, and activities. Entries are brief and to the point.

Dates: 1895-1920

Jennie Johnson Diaries

Identifier: SpC MS 1809-sc
Scope and Contents

Pocket diaries of Jennie Johnson, of Freedom, Maine for 1887-1890, and one for 1907 (a year after Jennie's death) kept by one of her daughters, probably Rena Vose who grew up in Thorndike, Maine. Both authors record weather, school attendance, chores, and other daily activities.

Dates: 1887-1890, 1907

Ella Merrill Diary

Identifier: SpC MS 1279-sc

Diary of a young woman who lived with her family in the Portland, Maine, area, taught or attended school, and took singing and music lessons. Entries are brief and include references to chores, school, meetings, visitors, trips, and weather.

Dates: 1866