Woodson Research Center, Rice University

Guide to the Charles D. Stuart Journal, 1832 MS 336



creator Stuart, Charles D.
Title: Charles D. Stuart Journal
Dates: 1832
Abstract: This collection consists of a journal kept by Charles Stuart during his travels through northwestern Virginia, near the Ohio River, in 1832. The journal contains many philosophical and religious passages, as well as poetry.
Identification: MS 336
Quantity: 0.1 linear ft. (1 folder)
Language:
Repository: Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a handwritten journal (118 pages) entitled “Dreams and Reveries of a Wanderer.” It was apparently kept by Charles D. Stuart during his travels through northwestern Virginia, near the Ohio River. The journal contains many philosophical and religious passages, as opposed to descriptive material. The journal also contains much poetry on topics such as nature, death, and religion.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This material is open for research.

Restrictions on Use

Permission to publish material from the Charles D. Stuart Journal must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Charles D. Stuart Journal, 1832, MS 336, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.

Acquisition Information

This collection was a gift donated by John Wright on July 28, 1981.


Detailed Description of the Collection

Series I: Journal, 1832

Folder
1 Journal, 1832, 118 handwritten pages, entitled “Dreams and Reveries of a Wanderer.”