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Women -- Kansas -- Diaries

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Records:

"Diary of daily life, Lawrence, Kansas: Elizabeth Duncan in 1864"

Call Number: RH MS P753
Overview This 34-page typescript contains the text of an article by Katie H. Armitage, entitled "Elizabeth 'Bettie' Duncan: Diary of Daily Life, 1864," which was published in the Winter 1987/1988 edition (pages 275-289) of Kansas History, a journal of the Kansas State Historical Society. The manuscript describes and includes excerpts from the 1864 diary of Lawrence, Kansas pioneer Elizabeth "Bettie" Duncan. The collection also includes a...
Dates: January 1987

Loanda Augustina Lake Warren diaries

Call Number: RH MS 1545

This collection consists of two volumes of diaries from Loanda Augustina (Lake) Warren, one from 1879-1880 when she lived with her husband in Olathe, Kansas; and one from 1893-1895 when she had moved back to upstate New York after his death. The collection also includes transcriptions of the 1879-1880 diary and a letter dating from 1884.

Dates: 1879-1880, 1884, 1893-1895

Mary Isabel Cobb Payne diary

Call Number: RH MS C92
Overview Mary Isabel Cobb Payne's diary for the year 1953, with some loose items removed to a separate folder. Payne wrote spottily, usually brief notations about comings and goings of family members, friends who called, family events (i.e. births, anniversaries, buying land, etc.), church or club events (i.e. P.E.O. meetings, church socials, etc.), some expenses paid, etc. March and June were the months most used in the diary. The volume also appears to contain a draft of Payne's speech accepting...
Dates: 1953

Papers of Phoebe Emery

Call Number: RH MS 304

This collection consists of diaries and journals which provide daily accounts of the life of Phoebe E. Emery, particularly focused on her missionary work.

Dates: 1907 - 1968