The Resource Mahala T. Shaw diary

Mahala T. Shaw diary

Label
Mahala T. Shaw diary, 1871-1874
Title
Mahala T. Shaw diary
Inclusive dates
1871-1874
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes two sets of photocopies, one as a bound volume, of Mahala T. Shaw's 1871 diary copied from the original in the possession of Shaw's grandniece, Mrs. Roy F. (Esther) Gregg. In the diary, Shaw recounts her daily activities while living in Battle Ground, Indiana and includes names of family and friends who visited, shopping, books, gardening, household chores, and church and social activities. There is also a copy of a January 25, 1874 letter sent to Shaw from her niece Mahala Shaw Warble
Biographical or historical data
Mahala T. Shaw was born November 19, 1810 to John and Jane Shaw. She lived in Battle Ground, Tippecanoe County, Indiana and died on October 9, 1877.Sources:Ancestry.com. "Mahal F. Shaw." 1850 United States Federal Census. Accessed September 27. 2017. https://www.ancestrylibrary.com.Ancestry.com. "Mahala T. Shaw." 1870 United States Federal Census. Accessed September 27. 2017. https://www.ancestrylibrary.com.FindaGrave.com. "Mahala T. Shaw." Find a Grave Index. Accessed September 27, 2017. https://www.findagrave.com.FindaGrave.com. "Mahala Warble." Find a Grave Index. Accessed September 27, 2017. https://www.findagrave.com.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1810-1877
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shaw, Mahala T.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shaw, Mahala T
  • Families
  • Tippecanoe County (Ind.)
Label
Mahala T. Shaw diary
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2736
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/09/27 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/09/27 by Laura Eliason
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21278007
Extent
0.04 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Mrs. Roy F. Gregg on 1969/10/04 and from the Fort Wayne Public Library in 1971/04.
System control number
(OCoLC)1015678501
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
2 folders
Label
Mahala T. Shaw diary
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2736
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/09/27 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/09/27 by Laura Eliason
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21278007
Extent
0.04 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Mrs. Roy F. Gregg on 1969/10/04 and from the Fort Wayne Public Library in 1971/04.
System control number
(OCoLC)1015678501
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
2 folders

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