Cora Owens Hume Journal,1863-1866

Descriptive Summary

Title
Cora Owens Hume Journal,1863-1866
Creator
Hume, Cora Owens, b. 1848
Extent
3 v.
Subjects
Education-- Kentucky-- Louisville-- History-- Sources.
Louisville (Ky.)-- History-- Sources.
Niagara Falls (N.Y. and Ont.)-- Description and travel.
Patapsco Female Institute (Ellicott City, Md.)-- History-- Sources.
Women-- Education-- History-- Sources.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Louisville resident, student. Kept by Cora Owens as a teenager, the journal chronicles personal news and events of the day in Louisville during the Civil War; while a student in Louisville at Miss Marsh's school, at Ingham University in Leroy, Canada, and at Patapsco, Maryland; and travels, particularly an 1865 visit to Niagara Falls