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Entries primarily relate to Bancroft's daily chores and activities, including those of a religious nature. Provides a detailed account of her sister Carrie's death. The family lived in Vermont during the period covered by the diary; by April 1866 they had moved to Bristol, Vt. Also includes a note on the diary by her father, George C. Bancroft, a minister.
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