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Farmers -- Diaries

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Records:


Call Number: RH MS D132
Scope and Contents

These diaries were written by Hudson detailing his activities and those of his family and acquaintances. He consistently notes weather conditions, chores he performs, and other activities of a business and social nature. Hudson's diaries are unusually complete, but he discontinued writing in 1905.

Volumes are handwritten in pencil and ink.

Dates: 1902 - 1904

Samuel Emmons Hudson diary

 Collection — Volume 1
Call Number: RH MS A36

This diary, one of four extant, is incomplete. In its entries Hudson notes weather conditions, his daily activities and those of his family. Farming activities and social occasions are consistently detailed.

Dates: January 1, 1881 - September 17, 1881