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Guide to the Emma Smith Diaries , 1819-1858
Special Collections M0298  
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Emma Smith Diaries ,
    Date (inclusive): 1819-1858
    Collection number: Special Collections M0298
    Creator: Smith, Emma, d.1858.
    Extent: 2 linear ft.
    Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

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    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.


    Purchased, 1978.

    Preferred Citation:

    [Identification of item] Emma Smith Diaries , M0298, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical Note

    Emma Smith was an Englishwoman who lived at Tring Park, Hertfordshire and Glenville near Southhampton in the nineteenth century. She made regular trips to Europe during her lifetime.

    Scope and Content

    Diaries, travel journals, and sketchbooks (1819-1855) providing a detailed and sustained account of Emma Smith's daily life. Also included are papers regarding disposal of her property, her funeral account, and a printed copy of MANUAL OF NOBILITY.