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Have you found an old diary? Here are some practical, step-by-step pointers suggesting
what to do with a diary you have found
18th-century handwriting isn't always easy for our eyes to decipher. Here are some pointers on
How to Read 18th-Century British-American Handwriting
that can help you read old diaries.
All 27 years of
Martha Ballard's diary
, 1785-1812, are available for reading and/or searching.
Some pages from
Henry Sewall's diary
, 1776-1842, are available in the Archive.
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