William B. Cowan diaries


Creator: Cowan, William Bird
Date(s): 1839-1877
Call Number: MSS 0097, Item 0017
Language: Materials entirely in English.
Abstract: This twelve volume set of diaries was kept by Indiana tradesman William Bird Cowan between 1839 and 1877. Each volume features brief entries about local events, weather observations, business trips taken to other towns, and household tasks.
Physical Description: 12 volumes 16 cm
Source: Purchase, 1957.
Processing: Processed and encoded by E. Evan Echols, January 2016. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard