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Travelers' writings, American--19th century

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Clementina Dalcour travel diary

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0122

This travel diary belonging to American foreign language instructor Clementina Dalcour documents her European travels between 1891 and 1903, including travel in Paris, Antwerp, and Brussels. Some entries, such as those written in Paris, are in French.

Dates: 1891-1903, 1919

William A. Ingram diary of European travel

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0115

This travel diary documents the mid-nineteenth-century European excursion of American William A. Ingram. Along with several other young male friends, he visited Germany, Switzerland, France, Italy, and Austria.

Dates: circa 1853

C. B. Thomas diary of missionary work in Burma

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0074

This manuscript contains the travel diary of C.B. Thomas, a Baptist missionary in Burma, kept between January 24 and May 7, 1883.

Dates: 1883 January 24-May 7

J.C. Welsh journal

Identifier: MSS 0097-Item 0083

J. C. Welsh’s manuscript journal comprises 120 pages, written in ink, on four sewn but unbound signatures. His journal reports on the physical and cultural challenges of traveling from Boston, Massachusetts, to British Guyana and living there while pursuing legal business in 1817 through 1819.

Dates: 1817 February 13-1819 May 5