Rex J. Northcott diary, 1910

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Northcott, Rex J.
Title: Rex J. Northcott diary, 1910
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 141
Extent: 1 volume
Abstract:Contains one diary detailing Northcott's everyday life, including his time visiting the Anglican Community of the Resurrection at Mirfield.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

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[after identification of item(s)], Rex J. Northcott Diary, Archives and Manuscript Dept., Pitts Theology Library, Emory University.


Processed by Nancy H. Watkins, 1996

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Biographical Note

Rex J. Northcott was an English school master at Darrescroft School at Brindlington.

Scope and Content Note

This diary contains entries about Northcott's everyday life and about time he spent visiting the Anglican Community of the Resurrection at Mirfield. Northcott attended Mass daily, and many of the entries record his thoughts on the sermons he heard at these services. The entry for October 3 includes his reaction after reading an interview of Thomas Edison. A letter to Northcott from his mother is included in the diary.

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