Guide to the Washington Harrison Hobbs Diaries, 1872-1873

Collection number: MS 31
Size: (2 items) (0.10 cu.ft.)

About Washington Harrison Hobbs (1840-1923)

Washington Harrison Hobbs, a lifelong resident of Hampton, New Hampshire, maintained a farm and ran a seasonal boarding house on the New Hampshire coast.

About the Washington Harrison Hobbs Diaries (1872-1873)

Two leather-bound manuscript diaries, in which Hobbs describes the weather, his farming activities, and business at his Hampton, New Hampshire boarding house.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open.

Copyright Notice

Copyright is retained by the authors of these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], [Folder], [Box], Washington Harrison Hobbs Diaries, 1872-1873, MS 31, Milne Special Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.

Acquisitions Information

Purchased: Carry Back Books, Oct. 22, 1984 (Accession number: 044)