About Philinda Anglemyer

About the author: Philinda Parsons Rand Anglemyer (1876 — 1972) American schoolteacher in the Philippines,

About the diary: Digitized by the Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America (Harvard University)  as: Philinda Parsons Rand Anglemyer Papers, 1901-1909; Diaries, 1901-1909. 86-M74, folder 15. Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass., and available online in a National History Day 2015 – 2016: Travel page.

The Collection Inventory details that,

 The diaries document Anglemyer’s life in the Philippines and her travels to China and Japan; one includes plans for a trip to India. Anglemyer cut some portions out of the earlier diary when she became engaged to be married.

Her papers were presented to the Schlesinger Library by her daughters, Katharine and Mary Anglemeyer in May and July, 1986.