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Weather diaries

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

William B. Cowan diaries

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0017

This twelve volume set of diaries was kept by Indiana tradesman William Bird Cowan between 1839 and 1877. Each volume features brief entries about local events, weather observations, business trips taken to other towns, and household tasks.

Dates: 1839-1877

Philadelphia weather diary

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0081

This weather diary kept by an unknown resident of Phildelphia, Pennsylvania, contains daily entries, June 1, 1836, to July 31, 1842, recording the temperature and wind direction along with brief comments on the weather. There are monthly rain measurements for 1825 through 1842 recorded "as per gauge kept at the Pennsylvania Hospital" as well as newsclippings documenthing especially severe weather events.

Dates: 1836 June 1-1842 July 31

Journal of Maria Louise Pool

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0060

This diary was kept by writer Maria Louise Pool of Brooklyn, New York, for the year 1873. Entries center predominantly around Pool's domestic and social life, the weather, and her ongoing projects involving the writing of fiction.

Dates: 1873 January 1-December 31

Quincy, Massachusetts, diary

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0021

This diary was written by an unknown author in the town of Quincy, Massachusetts, in the early 19th century. The two volumes comprising the diary incude lengthy and detailed entries on business transcations, home life, and social events.

Dates: 1829 January 1-1834 December 17

William D. Patterson journal

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0058

William D. Patterson kept this diary from January 1, 1856, to July 22, 1857, while attending Allegheny Seminary near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It covers a range of topics from daily activities to intellectual debates.

Dates: 1856 January 1-1861 April 28