Lehigh University Libraries, Special Collections, Estelle Johnston Diaries, Volume 2

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Estelle Johnston (1867-1952) was a daughter of the prominent Bethlehem, Pennsylvania timber merchant family Brown-Borhek. She married Archibald Johnston, a Bethlehem Steel Company executive and the first mayor of Bethlehem on February 12, 1891 in the Central Moravian Church. They had three children, only two which survived. Estelle’s diary details her daily activities in 1947, including her mounting concern for the health of her husband.

Title: Estelle Johnston Diaries
Authors: Johnston, Estelle Borhek, 1867-1952
Call number: SC MS 0281, Box 4, Folder 1, Item 2
(Bethlehem, Special Collections, Lehigh University Libraries)
Publisher: Special Collections, Lehigh University Libraries
Language: English.
Date: 1947
Place: Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Bound to: 195 x 130 mm
Subjects names: Johnston, Archibald, 1865-1948, Johnston, Estelle Borhek, 1867-1952
Subjects topical: Women
Subjects geographic: Bethlehem (Pa.)
Genres: Diaries