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COLLECTION Identifier: A/B966

Diary of Miss Burnham, 1833

Diary of Miss Burnham, 1833. Digital

Scope and Contents

The Burnham diary contains entries for the period January 1 through December 28, 1833. Topics include visits to family and friends in neighboring towns; sermons at the Unitarian Church; the various illnesses she experienced; a potential courtship; and her teaching responsibilities. Miss Burnham also describes a visit to Lowell by former President Andrew Jackson.