jumping jack), and some candy. [See hand-drawn figure at top right of the page.]
" For Johnny – A picture.
" Annie Phillips – A bottle of scent, and
some sugar plums round it.
" Carrie – A negro dancing girl.
" Helen – Annie, Carrie, Gertrude, and I
are going to give her "The drummer boy.
" Gertrude – Annie, Carrie, and I are going
to give her "Robinson Crusoe."
I am going to give Dr Jackson a pair of
painted handscreens, made of light green
card-board – like this – Only prettier. [See hand-drawn figure 56 in the middle of the page.]
We have put in 8 tickets for some
pianos, but of course we lost them.
I have spent about 7$ at the fair!

[The remainder of the page contains an entry for 19 December 1863 and it has not been transcribed. Please refer to the page image.]

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