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Beloit College Diaries Collection

Writer: Dates: Subject: Format:
Bushnell, Jackson Jones 1854 -- Manuscript
Chamberlin, T.C. (class of 1866, professor 1873-1886, later Geologist of the United States) 1909-1910 with son Rollin T. Chamberlin, several volumes of exploratory travel through China as part of the Oriental Educational Investigation Commission Manuscript
Chapin, Aaron Lucius 1835-1888 -- Manuscript
Chrischilles, Theodore (class of 1912) 1908-1910 Student life with daily illustration Photocopied manuscript
Clary, Dexter (Trustee 1845-1874) 8/1/1850-6/16/1852,
6/1/1855-12/31/1856,
8/1/1858-8/1/1860,
3/1/1867-6/15/1868
Journals as agent for American Home Missionary Society of Wisconsin Manuscript
Collie, George L.

1874-1875, 1897-1954

1903-1904

1910

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Daily diary

European trip

World trip (transcript)

Typed memoirs based on diary

Manuscripts
Collie, Joseph

1866-1870

12/1901-11/1902

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Photocopied manuscript
Manuscript
Cross, William H. (class of 1865) 1861-1862 student life in much detail Manuscript
Emerson, Joseph

11/1833-3/1834

8/1849

11/7/1888-6/1891

1889

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Journey to Mackinac Is./Mich. mining country

European trip

Trip to Greece/Athens stay

Manuscripts
Emerson, Ralph (father of Joseph Emerson) 1/1/1808-9/12/1811 -- Transcribed typscript
Fisk, John P. 1860s-1880s Town and student life Manuscript
Kent, Elizabeth Brown (Beloit citizen) 9/28/1849-3/23/1850 Life in Beloit Photocopied manuscript
Kent, F.S. 1927 -- Manuscript
Kilbourn, James K. (class of 1868) 1863-1869 Student life Manuscript
McClelland, Thomas S. (class of 1864) 1860-1862 written while a student at Beloit College, well describes the election of Abraham Lincoln, the coming of the Civil War, and student life in general Manuscript (transcripts)
Noll, Lou Barker "Bink" 1945 Diary of student life at Princeton Univ. Manuscript
Peet, Stephen Denison 1849-1851 Student life Manuscript
Pond, Alonzo 1917-1919 World War I diary Photocopied manuscript
Porter, Lucius Chapin 1904-1958 A few scattered entries Manuscript
Porter, Mary H. 1894 European travel Manuscript
Rowell, Wilfred

1913

1929

1937

1906-1956

European travel

European travel

Japan, China, and Korea travel

Daily diaries of brief entries

Manuscripts
Rowlands, Talma 1881-1884 Excellent diary of daily life in Beloit Manuscript
Salisbury, Celia A. 1900 World travels Manuscript
Salisbury, Rollin D. (class of 1881 and Professor of Geology, Zoology and Botany 1882-1891) 1873 -- Manuscript
Seaver, Esther 1925 Summer in Europe Manuscript
Smith, Albion

1910-1911

1911

1912-1914

1916-1920

Mexico, Jamaica, Cuba, Panama, etc.

Europe

Algiers, Europe, South America

South America

Manuscripts
Smith, Arthur Henderson (class of 1867) 5/16/1864-9/21/1864 Civil War diary Manuscript (transcript)
Storer, Mary E.

1912

1921-1922

1940

1941

1947 (Summer)

1953

Smith College diary

Travels in France (with mother)

South America

Haiti (much written in French)

France and Sicily

France (written in French)

Manuscript
Tyrell, Bradley 1925 Algerian archeological expedition Manuscript
Wright, Theodore Lyman

1887

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1886-1887

Europe, scattered entries

"Wonder Book" in Europe

Travel journals

Manuscripts