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Howard Family Diaries

An inventory of the collection at Syracuse University

Overview of the Collection

Creator: Howard family.
Title: Howard Family Diaries
Inclusive Dates: 1868-1875
Quantity: 7 v. (SC)
Abstract: Diaries of Henry S. Howard and John Howard as schoolboys, 1869-1875, and of Charles L. Howard as a farmer in Reading, Schuyler County, 1868-1875.
Language: English
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010
http://scrc.syr.edu

Biographical History

The Howard Family (fl. 1868-1875) lived in Reading, New York during the mid-19th century. Little is known about the family except that Charles L. Howard was a farmer.

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Howard Family Diaries express the thoughts of two schoolboys, Henry S. Howard and John Howard, from 1869-1875. Additionally, the collection contains a 19th century farmer, Charles L. Howard's, diary.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

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Use Restrictions

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

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Subject Headings

Persons

Howard family.
Howard, Charles L. -- Diaries.
Howard, Henry S. -- Diaries.
Howard, John -- Diaries.

Subjects

Boys -- Diaries.
Children -- Diaries.
Farmers -- Diaries.

Places

Schuyler County (N.Y.).

Genres and Forms

Diaries.

Occupations

Farmers.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Howard Family Diaries
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Finding Aid Information

Created by: LDC
Date: 19 Nov 2008
Revision history:

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Inventory

Diaries
SC 257 Howard, Charles L. 1868, 1869
SC 257 Howard, Henry S. 1870, 1871, 1872, 1875
SC 257 Howard, John 1872

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