Ranson Griffin Diary
Scope and Contents
This collection contains a handwritten daily diary dated 1915-1916 by Ranson Griffin. Griffin is 74 year old woman that details her life, family, and friends in rural Alabama. There is an ownership inscription in the back signed by Griffin. The diary details daily chores, visits, trips, local events, and family occasions.
- 1915 - 1916
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Biographical / Historical
Ranson Griffin was born on October 31, 1841. She lived until after 1916.
.1 Linear Feet (1 folder)
Language of Materials
This collection contains a handwritten daily diary dated 1915-1916 by Ranson Griffin. Griffin is 74 year old woman that details her life, family, and friends in rural Alabama.
Special Collections & Archives
- Finding Aid for the Ranson Griffin Diary
- Zach Johnson
- February 2020
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