150 Years Ago Amanda Wilson Wrote — March 25 – 31, 1861.

Posted on Monday, March 28th, 2011

150 years ago Amanda Wilson wrote — March 25 – 31, 1861. Selected entries from Amanda Wilson’s 1861 journal.
March 25 (Mon.): A lovely day. Attended little Jennie Stevens’ funeral in the morning.[1] So young and […]

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150 Years Ago Amanda Wilson Wrote — March 8 – 14, 1861

Posted on Monday, March 7th, 2011

150 Years Ago Amanda Wilson Wrote –
A selection of her journal entires written exactly 150 years ago.
March 8 (Fri.): A very dusty windy day. Lizzie [German maid] left me. Rode to Fulton and found another […]

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150 Years Ago, Amanda Wilson Wrote — February 22 – February 28, 1861

Posted on Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011

150 Years Ago Amanda Wilson kept a daily journal for the year 1861.
Here are some of her entries:
February 22 (Fri.): Busy till 11 o’clock when Sallie and I went to the corner to see the […]

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