Collection inventory

Finding Aids

William Highland Diary

An inventory of his item at Syracuse University

Finding aid created by: LDC
Date: 19 Nov 2008

Revision history:

Overview of the Collection

Creator: Highland, William.
Title: William Highland Diary
Dates: 1860
Quantity: 1 v. (SC)
Abstract: Diary kept while Highland was serving in the United States Navy.
Language: English
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010

Biographical History

William Highland (fl. 1860) was an American sailor who served in the United States Navy during the mid-19th century.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The William Highland Diary documents Highland's experiences while serving in the United States Navy. The book also includes an Almanack for 1860.


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Subject Headings


Highland, William -- Diaries.

Corporate Bodies

United States, Navy -- History.


Travelers -- Diaries.

Genres and Forms


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

William Highland Diary
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Table of Contents



SC 255 Diary 1860