My trip to Philadelphia in 1876

Centennial Exhibition
My trip to Philadelphia in 1876

Item Info

Item No: c070000
Title: My trip to Philadelphia in 1876
Additional Title: [diary- front cover]
Series: Diary
Media Type: Diaries
Notes: "CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION DIARY. Diary of Frank L. Thomas, 17 years of age, kept when he visited the Centennial Celebration in Philadelphia from July 12, 1876 to July 26, 1876. Notebook type diary measuring 3 1/2" x 5" 32 pgs. Records his visits to places in the City of Philadelphia--Jefferson Medical College & Pennsylvania Hospital--where he saw cases operated on; J.P. Lippincott
Notes: "The preceding diary was written by my father Frank L. Thomas when he was 17 years of age on his visit to the Centennial Celebration in Philadelphia in 1876. His son, Erwin S. Thomas, July4, 1976, year of the Bicentennial. My birthday Feb. 19, 1888."--p.[33]
Notes: [112] p. of lined paper bound at top with black leather covers, first [33] and last [5] p. written on in pencil, remaining [74] p. blank.
Notes: [112] p.; 15 x 10 cm.
Notes: Accompanied by letter acknowledging donors
Notes: Also known as: Centennial Celebration diary.
Notes: Gift of Irving and Margery Lowens, 1983.
Sirsi Catalog Key: 1314911
Call Number: c070000
Creator Name: Frank L. Thomas