Journals

Title

1906 Journal

Files

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Download Rankin MacMillan's notes on the 1906 journal (3.0 MB)

Comments

From October 5, 1906, through June 13, 1907, James and Martha McMillan made an extended trip to Kirksville and St. Louis, Missouri, for treatment for James at the Osteopathic Institute. Two or more relatives kept the journal while they were away, although the entries for December 12-31 are in Martha's handwriting. In a note at the end of the journal, Martha writes that "by request" she has copied the entries for those days on other paper and inserted it at the back of the journal, implying that someone else had kept the journal for those days and she copied their work.

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Journal Date

1906

Journal Dimensions

7.75" x 9.5"

Number of Written Pages

313

Digitization Date

April 22, 2016

Source

University Archives

Archives Collection

Martha McMillan Journal Collection

Archives Container Number

SF-97

Archives Identification Number

RG 16/46

Archives Location Number

SF 3A

Digitization Specifications

Scanner: Atiz BookDrive Mini
Camera: Canon EOS Rebel T5i (2)
F-stop: f/5.6
Exposure time: 1/50 sec.
ISO speed: ISO-200
Exposure bias: 0 step
Focal length: 35 mm
Metering mode: Center Weighted Average
Flash mode: No flash, compulsory

Keywords

Martha McMillan, Cedarville, diaries, journals

Disciplines

Agriculture | Animal Sciences | Christianity | Civic and Community Engagement | Education | Family, Life Course, and Society

 
 

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