Selina C. Washburn travel diary


Creator: Washburn, Selina C.
Date(s): 1854 July 5-October 13
Call Number: MSS 0097, Item 0080
Language: Materials entirely in English.
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.
Physical Description:
  • 1 volume (146 pages) 21 cm
  • 4 oversize removals
Source: Purchase, 1957.
Processing: Processed and encoded by Lynda Gillow, July 2007. Updated by E. Evan Echols, March 2015. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard