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Title Diaries of Mary B. Blondin, 1912-1915, 1928, 1938, 1944.
Object Name Diary
Creator Blondin, Mary B.
Scope & Content Diaries of Mary B. Blondin, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1928, 1938, 1944. Locations include St. Peters, Pughtown, Kimbertown, and Pottstown, PA. Daily account of weather, household chores, visits, and tending to business in family store. Info from newspaper clippings: Mary's husband John was a village storekeeper and Justice of the Peace (general store in Bucketown on the West Chester-Pottstown Pike, purchased in 1919).

Mary died after a lengthy illness at the age of 74.

Charles Cooper (referred to in journals) was a nephew who lived with John and Mary since childhood.
Collection Diary Collection
Online Finding Aid See also 2005.5001.37
Extent 7 volumes