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Creator:Washburn, Selina C.
Title:Selina C. Washburn travel diary
Date(s):1854
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0080
Abstract:American Selina C. Washburn kept this travel diary during her 1854 voyage from Boston, Massachusetts, to London, England, and Paris, France. Selina and her sister Sarah accompanied their father Cyrus[...] Washburn on a business trip and her diary records her impressions of persons encountered, shops visited, and sightseeing excursions.
Subjects:Voyages and travels--History--19th century | Women travelers--19th century | Travelers | England--Description and travel | More Subjects
Creator:Pepys, Walter Courtenay, 1840-
Title:Walter Courtenay Pepys travel journal
Date(s):1866-1868
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0120
Abstract:The journal of Englishman Walter Courtenay Pepys chronicles trips to Italy, France, Monaco, and Algeria in 1867. Entries describe travel conditions, landmarks visited, hotels, meals, and social engagements.
Subjects:Tourism--Europe--History--19th century | Voyages and travels--History--19th century | Algeria--Description and travel | France--Description and travel | More Subjects
Creator:Ward, Thomas, Jr., active 1860
Title:Thomas Ward travel journal
Date(s):1860
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0078
Abstract:This journal was kept by Thomas Ward, Jr., and chronicles his sightseeing trip to England, Ireland, Scotland, Belgium, France, Germany, Switzerland, and Italy in 1860. Entries provide a record of[...] the voyage and a summary of each day of sightseeing.
Subjects:Tourism--Europe--History--19th century | Voyages and travels--History--19th century | Travelers--Diaries | Travelers | More Subjects
Creator:Giles, John C., approximately 1825-1893
Title:Incidental notes of a trip to Europe made in 1868
Date(s):1868
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0029
Abstract:John C. Giles's journal contains a detailed account of his daily activities on a grand tour of Europe taken with his wife and daughter from June 3 to November 24,[...] 1868. Giles described landmarks, churches, museums, plays, concerts, weather, hotels, transportation, shopping, dining, correspondence, people met, and social activities.
Subjects:Tourism--Europe--History--19th century | Voyages and travels--History--19th century | Travelers--Diaries | Travelers | More Subjects
Creator:Champney, Richard, 1794-
Title:Journal of Travels Commencing from the Year 1798
Date(s):1827-1828
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0009
Abstract:Richard Champney’s memoir, which he entitled in full "Journal of Travels commencing from the year 1798, through various parts, of England, Ireland, Scotland, France, Spain, Portugal, Canada, United-States of North[...] America, Denmark, Germany, Holland, & the Netherlands. &c. by Richard Champney," was handwritten in four bound volumes and are a polished and edited version of daily journals kept by Richard Champney and his parents. The journals detail Champney's childhood journey from London, England, to Lexington, Kentucky, where his father had acquired property in settlement of a debt and the five-year struggle to live there. The journals describe Champney's return to England and subsequent education, career as a sailor on a merchant vessel, as well as his enlistment in the militia and service in Wellington's Peninsular Campaign during the Napoleonic Wars.
Subjects:Frontier and pioneer life-- Kentucky | Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 | Voyages and travels--History--19th century | Farmers--Diaries | More Subjects