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Harry H. Hipple Diary

Identifier: SC 00818

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Scope and Contents

Diary, 1937, of Harry H. Hipple of Delaware, Delaware County, Ohio. Harry H. Hipple who is about 70 years old in 1937 and was probably retired, records weather, social outings, bird watching, church visits, etc. in his daily entries. Occasionally he comments on local and national politics and events. Some of the names mentioned in the diary are: Mrs Gilbert, Allie Bess, Mr Clausing, Mrs West, Frank Jones, Mrs Crumb, Mr & Mrs Knight, Mrs Van Meter, Mrs Dodge, John Harters, Isabel Crumb, Mr Kurley, W.G. Taylor, Minnie Hoffman, Ora Humes, Dr Miller, Robert Powers, Edward Starr, Eleanor Turner, Mattie Wells, Ralph Turner, Roy Mohr, Walter Smith, Jim Cowan, Paul Barrett, Leon Huff, Howard Sacket, Clara Pollock, Carl Hipple, Etta Carpenter, Eli Pittman.

Some of the places mentioned in the diary are: Bellepoint, Strano, Cheshire, Asbury, Warrensberg, Welch Run, Utica, Evansville, Sciota, Marion, New London, Marlboro, Oak Grove, Lakeside, Granville, Newark.


  • Creation: 1937


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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase in 2009 from an unknown source. Accession number 2009.197.

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