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This volume of Samuel James Reader's diary covers most of 1860-1864. The volume begins with his family history and a description of his land claim and includes many color illustrations. Reader refers to this volume as his "private journal and a kind of autobiography." Reader lived in Indianola, Kansas in Shawnee County (formerly Jackson County). The preceding volume four was destroyed by fire. A searchable, full-text (PDF) transcription is available under "External Links" below.

Creator: Reader, Samuel James, 1836-1914
Date: January 25, 1860-May 1, 1864


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Samuel Reader's diary, volume 5 - Front Cover

Item Number: 211518
Call Number: Samuel Reader Coll. #483 Oversize
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 211518

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