Incidental notes of a trip to Europe made in 1868


Creator: Giles, John C., approximately 1825-1893
Date(s): 1868 June 3-November 24
Call Number: MSS 0097, Item 0029
Language: Volume primarily in English and French.
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.
Physical Description: 1 volume (approximately 258 pages) 24 cm
Source: Purchase, 1958.
Processing: Processed and encoded by Kate Hand, September 2007. Updated by E. Evan Echols, April 2014. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard