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Jenny Colburn Darley diary, 1867

Darley, Jenny Colburn, 1829-1916


Collection Information

Size: 1 Item

Summary: A pocket diary of a trip to Italy and France, January to July 1867, in which Jenny Colburn Darley briefly notes daily sightseeing activities, visits with friends and shopping trips, and only occasionally mentions the sketching activities of her husband Felix Octavius Carr (F.O.C.) Darley.

Biographical/Historical Note

Jenny G. Colburn Darley (1829-1916) was the wife of artist Felix Octavius Carr Darley. After their marriage in 1859, they moved to Claymont, Delaware.


Lent for microfilming 1964 by Mrs. Curt P. Richter.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Original was returned to lender after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel D177 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

Jenny Colburn Darley diary, 1867. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.