Letters, diaries, and memoirs are personal writings about events or daily life. Letters may be published in collections and biographies. Diaries and memoirs are often produced as books.
Unpublished diaries and correspondence may appear in manuscript repositories. See the Primary Sources library research guide for more information.
To find published letters and diaries search the WSU Libraries' catalog, and use the terms diaries, letters, memoirs, or correspondence with your topic keywords. For example:
Examples of published letters and diaries from the WSU collection: