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Serra, Andrea (transcriber)

Elwell, Abbie (Nickerson). Diary, 1878-1928

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Her diary entries describe her arrival at Vassar, entrance examinations, and details of student life, like walks to the cider mill, gymnastics, ice skating. She also includes descriptions and anecdotes from classes, religious services, and lectures. She mentions the Sophomore Party, the Society for

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