two 20th century diaries of obscure women now twitterized

a daily diary of Depression-era life from 1937 to 1941:

 

http://twitter.com/Genny_Spencer

 

for background, see:

 

http://www.thesocialpath.com/2009/01/twitter-from-1937.html

 

 

a 99-year-old woman’s 1974 diary:

 

“The Year is 1974. My name is Eva Pratt. It’s 1974. I’m 99 years old, and I ‘Twitter’ nearly every day. We just don’t call it that yet.”

 

http://twitter.com/GGPratt

 

see also:

 

http://ggpratt.wordpress.com/

 

 

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1 Comment

  1. this is lovely


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