History in a Diary

page from Ella Randell's (nee Sinkinson) diary


DESCRIPTION: a portion of Ella Alice Randell (nee Sinkinson)’s diary
DATE: goes from 13 August 1900 through until 13 November 1901
CURRENT OWNER OF THE ITEM: Carey Hannaford (nee Baines)
STORY/ABOUT: This diary is simply beautiful. The aged look, the gorgeous handwriting, and what Ella writes about her life, her family and friends is fabulous. This portion of the diary consists of about 80 pages, and the back even includes a few recipes.

3 Responses to “History in a Diary”

  1. Deb says:

    Wow, beautiful handwriting! Love the “My beloved and I”, so much detailed information.

  2. Deb says:

    Fantastic reading on your blog, well done! Looking forward to reading more in the future.

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