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Title Diary of Mary Ann Charleton, 1844-1849
Object Name Diary
Creator Charleton, Mary Ann
Scope & Content Diary of Mary Ann Charleton, 1844-1849. Born on December 4, 1827. Begins with the death of her friend and her reactions. Gives insight into her worldly possessions and her 20th birthday. Shares woes about her broken heart and the death of her father in 1848. Marries John D. Nelson in 1849. Includes references to temperance meetings. Locations named include Faggs Manor, Cochranville, St. John's, New London, West Chester and Chatham.
Collection Diary Collection
Extent 1 volume