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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Ahira Webster diary and papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RITDSA-0078
Overview Ahira Webster papers contains a personal diary, photocopy of a portrait of Ahira Webster, a short biography, a copy of an 1899 issue of Deaf-Mutes Journal, and an 1849 annual report and documents of the New-York Institution for the Instruction of the Deaf and Dumb.
Dates: 1849-1850, 1899

Winifred Philleo McPherson diaries

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RITArc-0354
Overview The Winifred Philleo McPherson diaries are photocopied pages of her original diaries from 1914-1917. This was the time period she attended the Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute (RAMI). Daily handwritten entries record the life of a young female student's life in the early 1900's. Also included is Mrs. McPherson's personal biography.
Dates: 1914-1917