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Papers - Mattie Gregory Galbraith Diary, 1878-1881

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 12
Identifier: id56931

Scope and Contents

Mattie Gregory continues to record the daily events of her life in Charles City County, Virginia. Near the end of the diary, she writes about the stress and excitement of her engagement to Robert Davidson Galbraith and the joy of marriage and motherhood. The first few pages contain notes about bankruptcy, probably written by John M. Gregory.


  • Creation: 1878-1881


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From the Collection: 1.00 Linear Feet

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository