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Mary Thayer diary

Mary Thayer diary

Thayer, Abbott Handerson

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Physical Details: Diary : 54 p. : handwritten ; 19 x 13 cm.

Description: Mary Thayer, Abbott Handerson Thayer's daughter, describes her daily activities which often include walks in the woods, seeing wildlife, boating excursions, and posing for her father. She also describes the weather, the frequent visitors which the family received, and their move from Woodstock, Vermont to Dublin, New Hampshire.

She indicates that the entries are copied from a calendar, and that some events described occurred in 1887.

Creator: Thayer, Abbott Handerson

Forms part of: Abbott Handerson Thayer and Thayer family papers, 1851-1999, bulk 1881-1950

Digital ID: 7226