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Sketches of Our Home Life, Volume 1

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Sketches of Our Home Life, Volume 1

Description

Sketches of Our Home Life, Vol 1 is a detailed account about notable aspects of the Nelson family’s life written by Hial, Ida, Elmer, Arthur, and Walter. This volume includes an opening journal entry by Ida, poetry by Hial, including “The Joys of the Farmers Boy,” “Our Early Play Times” by Walter, “Our Cameras” by Elmer, hunting and camping entries from Arthur and Elmer, as well as other notable happenings of the family’s everyday lives. 

Creator

Nelson, Hial, Ida, Elmer, Arthur, and Walter

Source

Transcription by the Goshen Historical Society

Date

Compiled 1897, from earlier writings

Rights

Goshen Historical Society

Type

Typescript Transcription

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Sketches of Home Life vol 1 copy.pdf

Citation

Nelson, Hial, Ida, Elmer, Arthur, and Walter, “Sketches of Our Home Life, Volume 1,” The Worlds and Works of the Nelson Brothers, accessed September 15, 2019, https://www.ats.amherst.edu/childhood/items/show/190.