Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
FOUND IN: Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe InstituteCollection Identifier: MC 917
Correspondence and photographs of Antoinette N. Spruyt, rancher and farmer.
Content Description: The Robert Livingston Clark collection includes four diaries kept by Alabama farmer Robert Livingston Clark from 1840-1869 with some gaps. The diary entries usually are no more than one line, unless substantial news or events took place. The subjects of Clark’s daily entries include the weather, his travels, social gatherings including dinners, festivals and celebrations, deaths of friends and family, and farm management activity including planting, harvesting, and plowing. Clark planted and...
Overview: Myron E. Rose was a rural school teacher and farmer in the area of Jefferson County, New York. He also farmed briefly in briefly in Union township in Lucas County, Iowa. The diaries primarily document Myron Rose’s working life in education and agriculture. He discusses his participation in various teachers’ institutes and gives summaries of many lectures. In addition to information related to teaching and farming, Rose also records his social activities, personal musing and financial...