Telfair Hodgson diary

Telfair Hodgson diary

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Hodgson, Telfair, 1840-1893
Title: Telfair Hodgson diary
Dates: 1856-1857, 1947
Quantity: 1.0 folder(s) (2 items)
Coll. Number: ms759

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a diary kept by Telfair Hodgson from August 1856-May 1857. Hodgson describes his health, his studies at college, attending church, visits with friends, social events, and national politics. Also included is a photocopy of the printed version of the diary, as it appeared in the Princeton University Library Chronicle in 1947.

Index Terms

College of New Jersey (Princeton, N.J.)
New Jersey--Social life and customs--19th century.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Telfair Hodgson diary, ms759, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Diary & photocopy, 1856-1857, 1947