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Corkins Family Manuscripts

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Identifier: MSN/EA 8013
Overview Three manuscript journals and albums kept by female members of the Corkins family of Vermont and Massachusetts. Included is a personal journal of Sarah Corkins Towslee (1833-1898), describing her years as an operative in the mills of the Connecticut River Valley.
Dates: 1824-1886

Elisur H. Rogers journal

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Identifier: MSN/EA 8001-01-B
Overview A manuscript journal kept by Connecticut native Elisur H. Rogers from 23 January to 15 October 1849, recording his experiences on a trip to the California gold fields.
Dates: 1849

Green Family Papers

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Identifier: MSN/EA 0508
Overview Family correspondence and other manuscript materials of the influential Green family of Worcester, Massachusetts, and New York. Of the 200-odd letters in the collection, the greater number were written by and to the ten children of Dr. John Green and Mary Ruggles in the 1790s, 1800s, and 1810s.
Dates: 1773-1937

John and Sarah McMahon Journals

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Identifier: MSN/MN 8006
Overview A group of seven manuscript volumes, mostly personal journals, kept by Methodist Episcopal clergyman John T. McMahon and his wife Sarah Douglas McMahon. Much of the content dates from the couple's years working at the Church's North India Mission, 1871-1897.
Dates: 1865-1897

Joseph C. Audenried Journal

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Identifier: MSN/MN 8004-01-B
Overview A manuscript journal of some 60,000 words kept by Col. Joseph C. Audenried of the U. S. Army during Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman's 10-month tour of Europe and the Middle East in 1871-1872.
Dates: 1871-1872

Max H. Roder Journals

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Identifier: MSN/MN 0800
Overview Twenty-eight annual journals of the daily calendar type, recording the professional activities of agent Max. H. Roder of the U. S. Federal Bureau of Narcotics, 1931-1959.
Dates: circa 1927-1959

Peter Michelson Papers

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Identifier: MSN/MN 10027
Scope and Contents This collection details the writings and activities of Peter Michelson, an American poet and professor teaching at several universities around the United States. It contains records of his professional and academic career, including articles, article drafts, and related research; poetry and related drafts; monograph manuscripts, manuscript drafts, and related materials; and teaching materials and student papers. Also included in the collection are professional and personal correspondence,...
Dates: 1967-2016

Pittsburgh Outsider Journals

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Identifier: MSN/MN 8013
Overview Three idiosyncratic manuscript journals of deeply cynical leftist political commentary, written by an unidentified Irish-American resident of Pittsburgh, ca. 1922-1932. The journals treat local, national, and international affairs, contemporaneous and historical: there is much on World War I, Ireland, and American politics generally. The volumes are illustrated with some 750 drawings, many of them portraits.
Dates: 1922-1932

Polievktov-Nikoladze Family Papers

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Identifier: MSE/REE 0001
Overview This collection derives from three generations of a prominent and historically important Russian-Georgian family. It includes personal and professional correspondence, diaries, documents, photographs, and other manuscript and print formats.
Dates: 1890s-1980s

Samuel Harris Journal

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Identifier: MSN/COL 9100
Overview A manuscript journal kept by Pennsylvania native Samuel Harris from 14 October to 1 December 1774, recording the progress of a surveying party up the Susquehanna River.
Dates: 1774

Samuel Preston Journal

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Identifier: MSN/EA 8012
Overview A manuscript journal of the Pennsylvania Quaker Samuel Preston, describing a 19-day trip on horseback through Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Virginia, February-March 1788.
Dates: 1788

Theophilus Parsons Journal

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Identifier: MSN/EA 8011
Overview The two-volume manuscript journal of the Boston littérateur and lawyer Theophilus Parsons (1797-1882), kept during his early professional years, 1819-1823.
Dates: 1819-1823

U.S.S. Bonita Mexican War Journal

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Identifier: MSN/EA 8006
Overview A personal journal kept by the purser of the schooner-gunboat U.S.S. Bonita during the U.S.-Mexican War, 1846-1847.
Dates: 1846-1847

William King Journal

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Identifier: MSN/EA 8007-01-B
Overview A manuscript journal and book of verse kept by a young Ohio evangelical named William King, from 1831 to 1842.
Dates: 1831-1842