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Frances Beall Knight diaries, 1855-1856

Frances Beall Knight diaries, 1855-1856

Knight, Frances Beall

Collection Information

Size: 2 v. (on partial microfilm reel).

Summary: Diary of Knight's daily activities in Rome with her husband John Knight (1806-1864), Nov. 16, 1855 to Jan. 28, 1856 and Feb. to March, no year, listing and describing briefly places visited in and around Rome.


Gift of microfilm in 1963 by Duke University to the Archives of American Art.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm roll DUK1 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Frances Beall Knight diaries, 1855-1856. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.