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Telfair Hodgson diary

Telfair Hodgson diary

Descriptive Summary

Title: Telfair Hodgson diary
Creator: Hodgson, Telfair, 1840-1893
Inclusive Dates: 1856-1857, 1947
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s) (2 items)
Collection Number: ms759
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of a diary kept by Telfair Hodgson from August 1856-May 1857. Hodgson describes his health, his studies at college, attending church, visits with friends, social events, and national politics. Also included is a photocopy of the printed version of the diary, as it appeared in the Princeton University Library Chronicle in 1947.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Telfair Hodgson diary, ms759, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2018.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

College of New Jersey (Princeton, N.J.)
New Jersey -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Diary & photocopy, 1856-1857, 1947