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Diary

Label
Diary, 1871-1877
Title
Diary
Inclusive dates
1871-1877
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Diary, 1871-1877, of William Harrison Mitchell of Buckingham County, Virginia, mainly recording his travels west beginning 4 August 1874 to his return home 7 December 1876. Mitchell chronicles his travels through Virginia, Tennessee, Kentucky Arkansas, Texas, Kentucky again, Ohio, and back to Buckingham County, including extended stays in Hickman County, Kentucky, from 24 August-4 November 1874 and 14 December 1874-22 February 1875; Paducah, Kentucky, from 26 February-17 June 1875; and Cincinnati, Ohio, from 21 June 1875-4 December 1876. He begins an account of another journey which began from Buckingham County 10 April 1877 and may have ended 11 January 1878. Mitchell also records proverbs and verses
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned,
  • Described
Cataloging source
Vi
Location of originals duplicates
The original is in the possession of Grace Davis Bryant, Grafton, Virginia.
Label
Diary
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
71
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000485415
Reproduction note
Photocopy.
Type of unit
leaves.

Library Locations

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