Coverart for item
The Resource "A secret to be burried" : the diary and life of Emily Hawley Gillespie, 1858-1888, [edited by] Judy Nolte Lensink

"A secret to be burried" : the diary and life of Emily Hawley Gillespie, 1858-1888, [edited by] Judy Nolte Lensink

Label
"A secret to be burried" : the diary and life of Emily Hawley Gillespie, 1858-1888
Title
"A secret to be burried"
Title remainder
the diary and life of Emily Hawley Gillespie, 1858-1888
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Judy Nolte Lensink
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The sound of nineteenth-century women, once thought lost to us, is alive because ordinary women like Emily Hawley Gillespie gave voice to their thoughts in diaries. This condensed version of the 2,500-page journals of Emily Gillespie, faithfully written from 1858 to 1888, is a detailed account of rural Iowa life. More than this, it contains the reflections of a woman who dreamed of being a painter and writer and instead became a wife and a mother, a woman whose radical convictions were recorded in her diary, while publicly she conformed to the prescribed life of a Victorian pioneer wom
Member of
Action
digitized
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1838-1888
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gillespie, Emily Hawley
Dewey number
977.7/02/0924
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
F621
LC item number
.G48 1989eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Temple, Judy Nolte
Series statement
A Bur oak original
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gillespie, Emily Hawley
  • Country life
  • Iowa
  • Iowa
  • Women
  • Gillespie, Emily Hawley
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Country life
  • Manners and customs
  • Women
  • Iowa
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
Label
"A secret to be burried" : the diary and life of Emily Hawley Gillespie, 1858-1888, [edited by] Judy Nolte Lensink
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 431-439) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Diary as Living History; Part I: "Untill the Right One": Emily Hawley, Unmarried Woman; 1. "A Home at Father's": 1858- 1860; 2. "We Cannot Always Live at Home": 1861-1862; 3. Emily Hawley, Unmarried Woman; Part II: "We Are a Happy Family Circle": Emily Gillespie, Wife and Mother; 4. "Seems Good to Know We Live at Home": 1862-1874; 5. Emily Gillespie, Wife and Mother; Part III: "Woman Is Always Lovely-Until Her Strength & Beauty Fail": Emily Hawley Gillespie, Woman; 6. "Tis the Saddest ... Merely to Be Always at Home":1874- 1883
Control code
44963518
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 445 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781587291333
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt20gqf1m
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)44963518
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
"A secret to be burried" : the diary and life of Emily Hawley Gillespie, 1858-1888, [edited by] Judy Nolte Lensink
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 431-439) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Diary as Living History; Part I: "Untill the Right One": Emily Hawley, Unmarried Woman; 1. "A Home at Father's": 1858- 1860; 2. "We Cannot Always Live at Home": 1861-1862; 3. Emily Hawley, Unmarried Woman; Part II: "We Are a Happy Family Circle": Emily Gillespie, Wife and Mother; 4. "Seems Good to Know We Live at Home": 1862-1874; 5. Emily Gillespie, Wife and Mother; Part III: "Woman Is Always Lovely-Until Her Strength & Beauty Fail": Emily Hawley Gillespie, Woman; 6. "Tis the Saddest ... Merely to Be Always at Home":1874- 1883
Control code
44963518
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 445 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781587291333
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt20gqf1m
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)44963518
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

Library Locations

    • Thomas Jefferson LibraryBorrow it
      1 University Blvd, St. Louis, MO, 63121, US
      38.710138 -90.311107
Processing Feedback ...