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Women--United States--Social life and customs--19th century

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Ethel G. Carothers diary

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0121

American student Ethel G. Carothers wrote this diary while she was studying music and German in Dresden, Germany, between March 1895 and January 1897.

Dates: 1895 March 17-1897 January 1

Amy Harriet Pepys diary

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0163

Amy Harriet Pepys' diary dates betweenn 1886 and 1893 with descriptions of interactions with friends and family, weather, and social functions.

Dates: 1886-1893

Anne Geraldine Scott correspondence

Identifier: MSS 0159

Correspondence to Anne Geraldine Scott from various suitors and friends. Includes details about trips to Europe and various places in the United States, life in a California sanatorium and the daily life of one of her boyfriends.

Dates: 1895 - 1910

Journal for the year 1857

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0039

This journal belonged to Mary A. H. Hoskins of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and contains accounts of her domestic life during the year 1857. The daily entries, mostly concerning social activities and family matters, give insight into the everyday life of a young, upper middle class woman in mid-nineteenth century Philadelphia.

Dates: 1857

Lydia S. Wilds family papers

Identifier: MSS 0833

This small collection of family letters, photographs, and an autograph album was created by the Wilds family of Delaware between 1860 and 1922.

Dates: 1860-1922