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Label
1832-1876
Inclusive dates
1832-1876
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Diaries, covering the years 1832-1876, of Parker Smith, and later Marion M. Morriss, both of Washington County, Virginia. Topics include farming activities, weather observations, social life, religious services attended, health, and legal matters. There are also accounts for merchandise bought and sold, receipts, and poetry. Smith died in August, 1869. After this date, the diary entries are written by Marion M. Morriss, executor of Smith's estate, and a Washington County magistrate. The geometry book contains math exercises
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Additional physical form
Also available on microfilm (Misc. Reel 1943).
Biographical or historical data
Parker Smith was born 12 July 1789. He was a farmer who resided in Washington County, Virginia. He married Ann Orr in 1822. He died on 14 August 1869.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Diaries and geometry book
Label
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
6
Organization method
Five diaries: 1) 1822-1834; 2) 1835-1843; 3) 1844-1851; 4) 1851-1868; 5) 1869-1876. The geometry book (1 vol.) is undated.
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000495716
Type of unit
v.

Library Locations

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