Guide to the James Babb Diary, Sept. 17, 1819-June 30, 1820

Collection number: MS 104
Size: (1 item) (0.10 cu.ft.)

About James Babb

James Babb (1794-1853) was a general storeowner in Epsom, N.H.

About the James Babb Diary

Diary of James Babb of Epsom, N.H. It details business matters, religious meetings, and his service as a member of the 2nd Battalion, 18th Regiment, N.H. militia. Babb also comments about his love life, politics, and local events such as the circumstances surrounding the suicide of Isaac Osgood, an officer in the militia. It also includes a two-page genealogy of the Babb family.

Administrative Information

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This collection is open.

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Preferred Citation

James Babb diary, Sept. 17, 1819-June 30, 1820, MS 104, Milne Special Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.

Acquisitions Information

Purchased: Carmen Valentino Bookseller, Philadelphia, PA, Sept. 13, 1994, (Accession number: 94.043)