Fonds F 1240
1 centimetre of textual records
Fonds consists of a typescript copy of the diary of David Nelson. Diary entries refer to: the weather; farming activities, such as ploughing, harvesting, sheep shearing, animal slaughtering and meat sale; trips to Peterborough for errands; local events, such as deaths, marriages, and barn raisings; church activities; and assessment activities.
David Nelson (fl. 1864-1886) was a farmer in Otonabee Township, Peterborough County, Ontario.
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Accession Number: 1552.
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