Not a big deal but worthy of preservation, this 1860 pocket diary with period penned identification to John Quincey Robertson of East Boston. Listed as a carpenter then shipwright in period Boston directories Robertson is 28 years of age in 1860. Like most journals of the era the author limits most of his journal entries to a brief comment of the days weather, sometimes recording a most mundane highlight of the day's events. Complete and easily read however Robertson's little diary offers insight into the simplicity of life in 1860 Boston and would serve visually in any period surrounding. Buy with confidence! We are pleased to offer a no questions asked three day inspection with return as purchased on direct sales! Just send us a courtesy e-mail to let us know your item will be returned per these provisions and your purchase price will be refunded accordingly. Thanks for visiting Gunsight Antiques! COLOR=#0000FF>

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