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THE ELDON HOUSE DIARIES:  FIVE WOMEN'S VIEWS OF THE 19TH CENTURY., Harris, Robin S. and Harris, Terry G., editors.  (Charlotte Owen Harris, Amelia Ryerse Harris, Sophia Ryerson Harris, Lucy Ronalds Harris, Amelia Archange Harris.)

Author Name    Harris, Robin S. and Harris, Terry G., editors. (Charlotte Owen Harris, Amelia Ryerse Harris, Sophia Ryerson Harris, Lucy Ronalds Harris, Amelia Archange Harris.)

Title   THE ELDON HOUSE DIARIES: FIVE WOMEN'S VIEWS OF THE 19TH CENTURY.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Near Fine

Edition   Limited Edition

Publisher   Toronto The Champlain Society 1994

ISBN Number    0969342535 / 9780969342533

Seller ID   28126

517 pp, large 8vo (9 11/16" H). Red cloth with gilt lettering/crest on spine. No. 531 of an edition of twelve hundred and fifty copies. Color frontispiece, b&w photographs, reproductions, maps. The diaries of five women (United Empire Loyalist descendants), ranging in age from thirteen to eighty- four, who lived in Eldon House, London, Ontario during the nineteenth century. An interesting look at the family and social life of the era, as well as religion, politics, health care, women's issues.

London,  Ontario,  Local  History,  Harris  Family,  United  Empire  Loyalists,  Diaries,  Eldon  House,  Social  Life,  Marriage,  Religion,  Entertainment,  Kingston,  Diarists,  Willsam,  American  Civil  War,  Dr  Alexander  Anderson,  Elisa  Van  Allen  Askin,  Colonel  B.  Askin,  Balls,  Dances,  Henry  Corry  Rowley  Becher,  Edward  Blake,  George  Brown,  Card  Games,  John  Carling,  Infant  Mortality,  Christmas,  Francis  Evans  Cornish,  Cricket  Matches,  Reverend  Benjamin  Cronyn,  Robert  Dalzell,  Fenians,  Fires,  Fishing,  David  Glass,  George  Jervis  Goodhue,  Great  Western  Railway,  Amelia  Griffin,  Edward  Griffin,  Casimir  Stanislaus  Gzowski,  Ellen  Hamilton,  George  Beecher  Harris,  Isaac  Hellmuth,  Captain  Edward  Osborne  Hewitt,  Edwin  H.  King,  Dr  Henry  Landor,  Lawrence  Lawrason,  London  Free  Press,  Long  Point,  Lunatic  Asylums,  John  A.  MacDonald,  John  Sandfield  MacDonald,  Marriage  Settlements,  John  McLean,  Donald  McInnes,  Isabella  Meredith,  Duke  Newcastle,  New  Year's  Day,  Niagara  Falls,  Oil  Speculation,  Orange  Order,  Parties,  George  Shuldham  Peard,  Josiah  B.  Plumb,  Port  Ryerse,  Port  Talbot,  Maurice  Berkeley  Portman,  Prince  Of  Wales,  Reading,  Books,  Edward  Ryerse,  Adolphus  Egerton  Ryerson,  Scarlet  Fever,  Servants,  Shooting  Excursions,  Tecumseh  House,  Thanksgiving  Day,  F.W.  Thomas,  John  Walker,  Blanche  Widder,  John  Wilson,  Dr  W.  Woodruff. 

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