Married women -- Ohio -- 20th century -- Diaries
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
Nancy Pettit McLaughlin Diary
Collection — Box MISC-12, Folder: MSS-0099
Content Description The diary of Nancy Pettit McLaughlin documents her daily life after her marriage in Shiloh, Ohio. The entries reveal the activities of McLaughlin's daily life including what appears to be marital problems as she refers to "separating" from her husband in at least one instance. She also references her sister Amelia applying for a divorce. The diary's entries are regular for January-June 1898 and then cease until entries resume in 1903. The ledger also includes pages of expense at the back of...