Elizabeth Ferguson commonplace book, [ca. 1780s]


Date: Circa 1780s | Size: 1 microfilm_reel(s)


This commonplace book is filled mostly with poetry and quotations from printed materials.

Background note

Elizabeth Graeme Ferguson was a writer.

Collection Information

Physical description

1 microfilm reel.


Restrictions on Use:

No quotations or publication may be made without permission from Douglas C. Turnbull, Jr.


Presented by Douglas C. Turnbull and accessioned, 1967 (1967 267mf).

Location of originals:

Originals in possession of Douglas C. Turnbull, Jr.

Early American History Note

This is a microfilm of an early American collection that may be of interest to researchers at the APS and may complement an original manuscript collection at the APS.

Indexing Terms


  • Commonplace books.
  • Microfilm Collection
  • Poems.