Chauncey P. Holcomb farm diary


Creator: Holcomb, Chauncey P., 1803-1855
Date(s): 1843-1850
Call Number: MSS 0097, Item 0166
Language: Materials entirely in English.
Abstract: This volume is a farm diary kept by Chauncey P. Holcomb of New Castle County, Delaware, between 1843 and 1850. Holcomb recorded information related to his crops and livestock, as well as references to the weather, his health, and his involvement in agricultural reform.
Physical Description: 1 volume 64 leaves 33 cm
Immediate Source of Acquisition: Gift of the Moyerman family, 1972
Processing Information: Processed and encoded by Elizabeth Jones-Minsinger, January 2017. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard