Moncure Daniel Conway, Diary, 1851-1853, MC 1999.6, Moncure Daniel Conway Family Papers, Archives and Special Collections, Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA, p. 13.
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22. All of the folks gone to Barnstown to the S. of T. celebration. B.P. Miss M & I sang hymns until 12 o'c. Dined with Bro' P. Mrs. Hall & family came: saw Mrs. Bowie. Miss M & I went to see Miss A. Woolton. Mrs. S. sick. Miss M & I went to see the P's who are going off to-morrow. Spent the night with B.P. - told me all about his love affair with K. Reed.