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Papers - Mattie Gregory Galbraith Diary, 1876-1878

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 11
Identifier: id56930

Scope and Contents

Diary kept by Mattie Gregory before she married Robert Davidson Galbraith. Mattie writes of her day-to-day activities in Charles City County, Virginia with stories of her family and impressions of friends and acquaintances. She includes tales of the sorrows, the quarrels, the joys, and love in her life and the lives of those around her. The first few pages contain bond entries and notes on financial laws and cases, probably written by John M. Gregory.


  • Creation: 1876-1878


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From the Collection: 1.00 Linear Feet

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository