Harriott Pinckney Horry diaries, 1793-1815.


Horry, Harriott Pinckney, 1749-1830. Harriott Pinckney Horry diaries, 1793-1815.

Harriott Pinckney Horry diaries, 1793-1815.

Diary (1793-1794) records Horry's trip by sea to Philadelphia with her mother Eliza Lucas Pinckney, nieces Harriott and Maria Henrietta Pinckney, and daughter Harriott Horry (later Harriott Rutledge). Diary also concerns social matters, noting meetings with George Washington and other prominent persons, and records the illness and death of Eliza Lucas Pinckney, Horry's travels in Pennsylvania, New York, Delaware, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Maine, Rhode Island, and Connecticut, and the overland return through Pennsylvania, Virginia, and North Carolina to Hampton Plantation (Charleston County, S.C.). Diary (1815) records Horry's trip overland with her niece Eliza Pinckney (later Eliza Izard), her brother Thomas Pinckney, and Mrs. Martin, from Hampton Plantation (Charleston County, S.C.) through North Carolina, Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, New Hampshire, Vermont, Connecticut, and Massachusetts. She records traveling conditions, agricultural matters, friends and acquaintances and their homes, social visits, sightseeing, and other matters. Diary includes a diagram and description of a refrigerator which uses charcoal to preserve ice. The diary ends in Richmond (Va.).

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