The collection is comprised of three handwritten diaries and one photograph of Richmond Morell Purinton. The diaries start in 1922 when the author was 16 years of age. He speaks of his crush on a young man named Murray R. The diaries have also been transcribed by the donor Donald Vining. They contain day to day events in the author’s life, there are gaps in the date entries.
1. [ Typewritten transcripts of all three (3) diaries ]
2. [ Photograph of Richmond Morell Purinton ]
3. [ Teenage Diary c. 1922 ]
4. [ National Diary 1924, Diary 1927 ]
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