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Notebook diary, 1910 - 1915

Identifier: 2007.013.1.1
William Hurford Hutchins WWI notebook diary sample pages

Scope and Contents

The personal narrative of Private William Hurford Hutchins, documenting his experiences while on board a troop transport and his military service in Egypt.


  • Creation: 1910 - 1915



186 pages : Pocket notebook with burgundy faux leather paper over light-weight boards and decorative print flyleaves; rectangular cutout on front cover, possibly for a pencil loop or band closure; sewn signatures of 186 lined paper pages, with a top binding. Paper covers are worn on all corners and the front and back covers are separating from the flyleaves. Pages 140-141 are detached from the top binding. Entries written entirely in pencil. Pages have been numbered by archivist. ; 14 x 8.7 x 1.7 cm

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