This diary was recorded by Andrew Jackson Greene. He wrote entries each day from April 29 through June 19, 1940. The diary is a collection of personal reactions to the events of each day. Topics include from church at Willowdale, visits from friends and neighbors, work at Appalachian State Teachers College, weather reports, and information about his daily travels. Some local places named in the diary include Boone Drug Company, Carolina Pharmacy, Hagaman Clinic, Greene Inn, and Jerry Wilson’s Barbershop. Community members named include but are not limited to Bertha Eller, C.C. Edminsten, Alice Cook, Martha Pennell, Louise Adams.
Tags: Alice Cook, Bertha Eller, Boone, Boone Drug Company, C.C. Edminsten, Carolina Pharmacy, College Park Baptist Church, Colonel Ronda Earp, Conly Glenn, Dean Rankin, Dr. J.T. J. Battle, Dr. Len Hagaman, Elizabeth Randle, Greene Inn, Greensboro College, Hagaman Clinic, Henry Beach, Hodges Building, Janna Halsey, Jerry Wilson’s Barbershop, John W. Hodges, Lilly Brown, Louise Adams, Martha Pennell, Naomi Parker, President Dougherty, Professor H.R. Eggers, Reverend A.L. Brown, Russell Hodges, Stanly Harmon, Thomas Moore, Willowdale Baptist Church, Wilma June Thomas