Notebook belonging to Willis Likes, containing information about plantation and domestic life from about 1810 to 1866.
@ Alabama Department of Archives and History, 624 Washington Avenue, Montgomery, Alabama 36130
DescriptionThough the covers indicate that the book belonged to Likes, several people (including women) appear to have used it. The content is in no topical or chronological order, and no location is specified, though "Wilmington" has been written several times at the start. The notes give food recipes; home remedies; household tips; plantation activity; payments and purchases; and inventories of garments and linens, including a list of clothing owned by Sallie M. Blount.
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