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Anna P. Newbold Diary

A description of the item at Syracuse University

Finding aid created by: MRC
Date: 22 Mar 2010

Biographical History

Anna P. Newbold was a Philadelphia woman. Nothing else is known of her other than what is found in the collection.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Anna P. Newbold Diary consists of a diary and expense record, recording household and personal expenses with brief entries in the nature of a diary. It includes three very brief references to the Civil War and an account of a trip to Saratoga, Lake George, Lake Champlain and Fort Ticonderoga in September, 1862.

Arrangement of the Collection

Single item.


Access Restrictions:

The collection is currently unprocessed and not available for research. Please contact Special Collections Research Center for more information.

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.

Subject Headings


Newbold, Anna P.


Housewives -- United States -- 19th century.
Women -- United States -- 19th century.


Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.

Genres and Forms


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Anna P. Newbold Diary,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Purchase, 1966.

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