Samuel J. May diary, 1869.

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May, Samuel J. (Samuel Joseph), 1797-1871. Samuel J. May diary, 1869.

Samuel J. May diary, 1869.

Diary of Samuel May gives account of daily life of a retired 19th Century clergyman. A very active retiree, he continues to perform many ministerial duties along with writing, traveling, and attending meetings related to Temperance, Freedmen's aid, and Women's rights. He maintains a large correspondence, continues to write about the anti-slavery movement, and is president of the Syracuse Board of Education. He attends his class reunion at Harvard.

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