Category Archives: Grandpa’s Diaries

Fork In the Road : Celebrating Two Years

This is the 2nd anniversary of my blog, AlwaysBackroads.  I had little idea what this experience could be – it’s so much more than I expected.  Not only have I stuck with it for two years, but I love writing … Continue reading

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Amos Claycomb’s December 1902 Diary

My Grandfather kept diaries most of his life.  This is from his 1902 journal when he was 16 and living in Sycamore, Illinois.  I post a month each Monday. Monday, December 1, 1902 It has been a nice day. I … Continue reading

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Amos Claycomb’s November 1902 Diary

My Grandfather kept diaries most of his life.  This is from his 1902 journal when he was 16 and living in Sycamore, Illinois.  I post a month each Monday. . Saturday, November 1, 1902 It has been both fair and … Continue reading

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Amos Claycomb’s October 1902 Diary

My Grandfather kept diaries most of his life.  This is from his 1902 journal when he was 16 and living in Sycamore, Illinois.  I post a month each Monday. Wednesday, October 1, 1902 It cleared up last night and there … Continue reading

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Amos Claycomb’s September 1902 Diary

My Grandfather kept diaries most of his life.  This is from his 1902 journal when he was 16 and living in Sycamore, Illinois.  I post a month each Monday. Monday, September 1, 1902 It has been a very nice day. … Continue reading

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Amos Claycomb’s August 1902 Diary

My Grandfather kept diaries most of his life.  This is from his 1902 journal when he was 16 and living in Sycamore, Illinois.  I post a month each Monday. Friday, August 1, 1902 It has been cloudy nearly all day. … Continue reading

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Amos Claycomb’s July 1902 Diary

My Grandfather kept diaries most of his life.  This is from his 1902 journal when he was 16 and living in Sycamore, Illinois.  I post a month each Monday. Tuesday, July 1, 1902 It has been partly fair and partly … Continue reading

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