CHESTER COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY

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Title Diaries of John H. Brinton, 1856-1877
Object Name Diary
Creator Brinton, John H.
Scope & Content Diaries of John H. Brinton, 1856-1877. Includes many interviews conducted by Brinton with people remembering events of the late 18th century, including the lives of earlier Brintons (William the Colonist and William the Younger). The 2 volumes are accompanied by an index of each volume and typewritten transcript. Vol. 2 continues remembrances, including recollections of the 1704 house, Battle of Brandywine, and many local and family events.
Collection Diary Collection
Online Finding Aid See also Volume 3, 2005.5001.45
Extent 2 volumes