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Sarah Ann Quarles Chandler collection 1836.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S0249 (Text) 249001-106545 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1 folder.

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General Note: Processed by: Jamie Dunn, June 2013
Restrictions on Access Note: The collection is open for research use.
Summary, etc.: This collection consists of a transcript of the diary Chandler kept while moving to Missouri. She documents the sights and experiences of the trip through Virginia, Tennessee, Kentucky, Indiana, Illinois, and Missouri. The diary ends in St. Louis, although the Chandlers eventually settled near Boonville, Missouri.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Sarah Ann Quarles Chandler collection, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Biographical or Historical Data: Sarah Ann Quarles Chandler was born April 20, 1804, in Virginia. She became the second wife of Leroy Chandler April 20, 1804, in Louisa County, Virginia. In 1836, the Chandlers moved from near Charlottesville, Virginia to just outside Boonville, Missouri. Together they had 13 children. Chandler died October 26, 1865.
Subject: Virginia > Description and travel > 19th century.
Tennessee > Description and travel > 19th century.
Kentucky > Description and travel > 19th century.
Indiana > Description and travel > 19th century.
Illinois > Description and travel > 19th century.
Missouri > Description and travel > 19th century.
Genre: Diaries.

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