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Guide to the West Indies Travel Diary, 1885 Feb. 2-Apr. 10

Abstract

Journal of an unidentified young woman traveling with her father to the West Indies in 1885. The author described her voyage; entertainment and social engagements in the West Indies (where she and her family were guests of the Governor, Sir Henry Norman); her observations of the people of the West Indies; and her return voyage to Plymouth.

Descriptive Summary

Collection Number
RL.01370
Title
West Indies Travel Diary
Date
1885 Feb. 2-Apr. 10
Extent
0.2 Linear Feet, 1 item
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

Journal of an unidentified young woman traveling with her father to the West Indies in 1885. The author described her voyage; entertainment and social engagements in the West Indies (where she and her family were guests of the Governor, Sir Henry Norman); her observations of the people of the West Indies; and her return voyage to Plymouth.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], in the West Indies Travel Diary, 1885 Feb. 2-Apr. 10, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Processing Information

Processed by: Rubenstein Library Staff

Encoded by: Noah Huffman, July 2011