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Record Number: 245


Reading Experience:

Evidence:

'death scene in gertrude of wyoming/ campbell'; there is also a footnote that gives the context of the scene in the tale.

Century:

1800-1849

Date:

Between 01 Jun 1824 and 31 Dec 1834

Country:

n/a

Time

n/a

Place:

n/a

Type of Experience
(Reader):
 

silent aloud unknown
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown

Type of Experience
(Listener):
 

solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown


Reader / Listener / Reading Group:

Reader:

Mary Groom

Age:

Unknown

Gender:

Female

Date of Birth:

n/a

Socio-Economic Group:

Unknown/NA

Occupation:

n/a

Religion:

n/a

Country of Origin:

n/a

Country of Experience:

n/a

Listeners present if any:
e.g family, servants, friends

n/a


Additional Comments:

n/a



Text Being Read:

Author:

Thomas Campbell

Title:

Gertrude of Wyoming; a Pennsylvanian Tale

Genre:

Poetry

Form of Text:

Unknown

Publication Details

n/a

Provenance

unknown


Source Information:

Record ID:

245

Source:

Manuscript

Author:

Mary Groom

Title:

Commonplace Book June 24th 1824

Location:

St. Clair Collection

Call No:

n/a

Page/Folio:

49-52

Citation:

Mary Groom, Commonplace Book June 24th 1824 St. Clair Collection, p. 49-52, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/RED/record_details.php?id=245, accessed: 03 December 2022


Additional Comments:

None

   
   
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