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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

Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
Title
West Indies Travel Diary 1885 Feb. 2-Apr. 10
Language of Materials
English
Extent
1 item, 0.2 linear feet
Location
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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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Contents of the Collection

Subject Headings

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

Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and local Style Guide.

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.