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Baldwin, Clarissa, 1794-1847

 Person

Biography

Clarissa Baldwin attended the Morris Academy from 1810-1, and boarded with Issac Ensign. Her diaries are the source for much of the day-to-day activity known about the Morris Academy.

Citation:
Strong, Barbara Nolen. The Morris Academy: Pioneer in Coeducation, 1790-1888. (Strong), 1976.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Clarissa Baldwin Journal

00-2011-68-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2011-68-0
Scope and Contents The Clarissa Baldwin Journal (2011-68-0) is a daily journal that Clarissa Baldwin maintained for an assignment while at the Morris Academy in 1810 through 1811. The journal focuses on the day-to-day activities such as attended classes, prayer, getting to and from school, the description of the weather, &tc. There are also two comments in the journal left by her teacher Rhoda Farnham. The one that might be of most interest, because it is the most extensive, is at the end of the journal....
Dates: Created: 1810-1811; Other: Date acquired: 03/06/2011