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Charles Augustus Sippi diary and related papers, 1893-1947 (bulk 1893-1897).
BANC MSS P-C 218 v.1; BANC MSS P-C 218 v.2; BANC FILM 3341
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Title:

Charles Augustus Sippi diary and related papers, 1893-1947 (bulk 1893-1897)

Creator/Contributor:

Sippi, Charles Augustus, 1844-, creator

Abstract:

Typed transcript of a diary kept while bursar of the London, Ontario, insane asylum. Some comment on current affairs, but mainly concerns his work, family and church affairs, social activities, music, the theatre, and Irish Home Rule, and his association with Dr. Richard Maurice Bucke. Copied also is a letter to Sippi by Edward Blake, Toronto, January 19, 1894. Accompanying the diary is a biographical sketch of Sippi embraced in an article, The Italian Contribution to the Development of Music in Ontario, by Emilio Goggio (Toronto? 1947?).

Date:

1893 (issued)

Subject:

Sippi, Charles Augustus -- 1844- -- Diaries
Bucke, Maurice -- 1837-1902
London Asylum for Insane (Ont.)
Music -- Canada
Psychiatric hospitals -- Ontario -- History -- 19th century

Note:

Also on microfilm with call number BANC FILM 3341.
Charles Augustus Sippi diary and related papers, BANC MSS P-C 218, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
In English.

Type:

Diaries.

Physical Description:

print
2 volumes (0.1 linear feet)
1 microfilm reel : negative (Box 3481) and positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS P-C 218 v.1
BANC MSS P-C 218 v.2
BANC FILM 3341

Origin:

United States