The Resource (microform)

(microform)

Label
1835 Dec. 5-1836 July 5
Inclusive dates
1835 Dec. 5-1836 July 5
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Diary, 5 December 1835 - 5 July 1836, of George W. Turner of Airy Point, Goochland County, Virginia, while teaching school in Alabama. The diary details Turner's social life and bouts of ill health, and briefly mentions the defeat of Santa Anna during the Texas Revolution and mobilization of the militia for patrol along the borders of the Creek Nation. The diary entries include a description of the day's weather and excerpts from books Turner is reading
Member of
Action
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  • Described
Biographical or historical data
A farmer in Airy Point, Goochland County, Virginia, George W. Turner was born on 23 May 1814. He married Cecilia D. Shelton on 9 January 1839. For a short time in the 1830's he taught school in Alabama.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Diary
Label
(microform)
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  • The Library of Virginia
Dimensions
35mm.
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Walton, P. B., Mrs.
Positive negative aspect
positive
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000493339
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ReductionRatioRange
unknown
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Type of unit
reel (75 p.)

Library Locations

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