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Extracts from the diary of William Faris

Description

Three pages from the diary of William Faris, a silversmith, gardener, and clockmaker from colonial Annapolis, Maryland. The first page from May 10, 1799 contains brief daily entries regarding the weather and events, as well as a list of flowers in Faris' garden. The second and third pages are undated but list all of the flowers named by Alex C. Hanson, Esq. in 1798.

Date

1799-05-10

Language(s)

English

Collection Number

MS 2160

Dimensions

7 x 8.5 inches

Extent

3 pages (from 1 unbound volume of unnumbered pages)

Resource ID

2324

Digital Publisher

Digital resource provided by the Maryland Center for History and Culture

Rights

This digital image is made available here for private study, scholarship, and research. Commercial and other uses are prohibited without the permission of the Maryland Center for History and Culture. For more information, visit the MCHC’s Reproductions and Permissions web page.