[Top part of page includes end of entry for 14 December 1863. It has not been transcribed. See page image.]

15 Tuesday [December 1863] Early in the morning I was waked up,
and so I dressed, and when I had eaten a
hurried breakfast, Father, and I got into the
carriage. I bid good bye to Andover, chickens,
Mother, Bridget, Margaret, and every-thing
else, and then we set off for the depot. Mr
Leggitt, and Mr Martin rode behind, with
the trunks, and – my luck! my hat blew
off, just because I was in a hurry. I sup-
pose, to get to the depot, and I couldn't
help laughing to see Mr Martin go scam-
pering over a field after it. [See hand-drawn figure 50 on bottom right of page.]
But we arrived in time at
the depot, and I bid good
bye to Mr Leggitt, and Mr
Martin, and Father, and I

20.5 cm x 17 cm

From the Sarah Gooll Putnam diaries


This web presentation is comprised of:
Image 1: cover
Image 2: inside front cover
Images 4-6: front matter, including handwritten title page, pages i-iv
Images 7-155: diary entries, 24 August 1863 to 6 June 1864, pages 1-149
Images 156-159: letter from Sarah Gooll Putnam to her grandmother, 6 June 1864
Images 160-163: diary entries, 6 June 1864 to 28 June 1864, pages 150-153
Image 164: drawing of a horse (previously attached to 153)
Images 165-177: diary entries, 28 June 1864 to 2 August 1864, pages 154-166
Images 178-181: letter from Sarah Gooll Putnam to her mother, 3 August 1864
Images 182-184: diary entries, 2 August 1864 to 6 August 1864, pages 167-169
Image 185: back matter
Image 186: inside back cover