Finding Aid for the Rebecca Taylor Commonplace Book Biomed.0025

Finding aid prepared by Kelly Besser, 2020.
UCLA Library Special Collections
Online finding aid last updated 2020 December 16.
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575

Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Title: Rebecca Taylor commonplace book
Creator: Taylor, Rebecca
Identifier/Call Number: Biomed.0025
Physical Description: 1 unknown (1 manuscript)
Date (inclusive): 1789-1844
Language of Material: English .

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UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 5391972 

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of a commonplace book, containing medical recipes interspersed with poems, quotations, and observations on a wide variety of subjects. Nearly every entry is cited, although only very briefly. The dates on the citations range from 1789-1844, with the bulk of them falling between 1801 and 1829.