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Women--Diaries

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 113 Collections and/or Records:

Anna Lou Jose Papers, 1905-1936, 1964

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2011.298
Scope and Contents Papers, 1905-1936, of Anna Lou Jose on her trips through Europe. Includes details about the sea journey to Europe as well as details of her daily activities and places visited. Also includes information about the first three days of the 1936 Summer Olympics, held in Berlin. There is also ephemera that was tucked into one of Jose's diaries from her travels. Also includes an expense book from 1905 to 1906 as well as an undated address book. Finally, there is a diary of an unknown person, dated...

Kay Walrath Diaries

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00749
Scope and Contents Contains diaries, 1956-1957, of Kay Walrath, a nurse. Diaries contain entries about her daily life, her Catholicism, going to confession, and other matters.

Kelly Smith Journal, 2020 March 15 - 30

 Series
Scope and Contents Scanned journal entries handwritten by Kelly Smith, Newport News high school teacher and member of the greater Williamsburg community. Smith described the ten-page journal: “Personal journal entries of thoughts, emotions, experiences during the COVID-19 outbreak, ranging from March 15, 2020-March 31, 2020. Bishop Knestout-- Catholic bishop of the Diocese of Richmond Kevin-- my husband Kristen-- my cousin Jenny- the principal of the school I teach at.”

Lena Leidigh Diary

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00855
Scope and Contents Diary, 1928-1930 of Lena Leidigh of Ashland, Ashland County, Ohio. In daily entries Lena Leidigh describes her household chores and activities of her husband and children, their social life and local events.

For a more detailed description, provided by the seller, see folder link below.

Lyla Sivesind Diary

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00722
Scope and Contents Diary, 1938-1958, of Lyla Sivesind of Minnesota. Sivesind went on four separate missionary trips: in 1938 to France, Germany, Sweden, Denmark, and Norway; in 1940 to Hawaii and locations in Asia; in 1948 to Egypt and Italy; and her final trip is to Italy and Israel.

Margaret Hudson Diary

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00744
Scope and Contents Diary, 1886, of Margaret Hudson on her trip to the 1886 Liverpool Exposition in England. The first 20 pages of the volume are diary entries, while the rest is a journal of expenses and notes.

Maria Boller Diary

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01128
Scope and Contents Diary, 1813-circa 1820s, of Maria Boller of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It seems that she may have lived in Gothic Mansion on Chestnut Street in Philadelphia; a reproduction of an engraving of that house is included. Includes essays entitled "Disappointments," "Education," and "Religion," as well as copies of letters written to friends.

Helen Liszka Marx Diaries

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01184
Scope and Contents The diaries of Helen Liszka Marx are two notepads, one with personal information such as poems and addresses, and the other a diary of her travels from Chicago to Ohio, Vermont, Oklahoma, and Missouri from June 1935 to August 1936.

Mary E. Anderson Diaries

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01340
Scope and Contents Diaries, 1900 and 1912, of Mary E. Anderson of Alleghany and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. In daily entries she talks about chores, social visits, church, collecting books for 'Mrs. Booker T. Washington's club for colored women.'

Also included are 2 news clippings regarding predictions made by clairvoyants and one clipping with a recipe for facial cream. There is also a postcard featuring Betty Springer as well as well as a calling card with her name on it.

Mary Frances Bean Stewart Diary

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00783
Scope and Contents Travel diary of Mary Frances Bean Stewart, recording a car trip she took with her husband Robert Stewart from Contra Costa, California to Nashville, Tennessee from June to August, 1953. Returning via Chicago, Illinois and Park Rapids, Michigan, the Stewarts crossed a total of 17 states, visiting relatives, sites and shopping for antiques. Includes list of antiques purchased on the trip and recipes collected in the southern states. The following description was provided...