• Undated circa mid 1850’s -1860, 16mo, 67 pages, plus blanks, text written in ink in a legible hand in a contemporary pocket diary, which is bound in a full leather wallet style binding, very good clean condition. Accompanied by a related partially…
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  • 12mo, 363 pages of daily entries, 26 pages of notes and cash accounts at rear, neatly inscribed in ink, very clean and legible, bound in original red leather wallet style binding.
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  • The collection consists of the following: 31 diaries (approximately 10,042 manuscript pp.) written by John Worth for the years 1860-1861, 1864-1886, 1888-1891, 1893-1894. 2 diaries (approximately 494 manuscript pp.) written by Nancy Havens Lester Worth, dated 1869 and 1872. 2 volumes of financial accounts…
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  • Collection of 144 letters, 542 manuscript pages (23 retained mailing envelopes) the letters are dated 1856-1955. The bulk of the material dates from the 1850s-1880s. The collection also has approximately 172 pieces of ephemera, dated 1854-1906, including manuscript receipts and documents, printed…
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