Terriere, D.E. Diaries

Dates: 1870-1913. Size: .5 linear feet in 2 boxes, includes 38 diaries. Chicago Public Library, Harold Washington Library Center, Special Collections, Neighborhood History Research Collection. D.E. (David Edward) Terriere was a longtime resident of the Englewood neighborhood of Chicago who worked as a banker at the Englewood Bank. His 37 handwritten diary entries, although brief, offer glimpses at his family life, household financial transactions and activities in the city. One of the diaries from 1900 was kept by Terriere’s mother-in-law, Anna Elizabeth Correll of Niles, Michigan. [Finding aid]