Anita W., age unknown, Virginia


It snowed all morning. I sent for Dr. Dean to see me, he said I was getting along very well. In the morning I suffered with pain in my teeth–neuralgia, I suppose.  *(Diary of Anita Dwyer Withers, 1860-1865: Electronic Edition. This work is the property of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. It may be used freely by individuals for research, teaching and personal use as long as this statement of availability is included in the text.)