||MSS 0097, Item 0089
||Materials entirely in
||Matilda Baker of West Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, kept this diary between May 1857 and March 1858, recording information about
social visits, her work habits, and events taking place in Philadelphia. She also recorded information about railroad shares,
bonds, and other financial investments held by herself and other women from 1854 to 1880.
|Immediate Source of Acquisition:
||Gift of Samuel Moyerman, 1972
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