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Xanthus Smith travel diary

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Subject:
Smith, Mary Priscilla
Smith, Mary Russel
Smith, Russell
Smith, Xanthus
Type:
Writings
Date:
1851-1852
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 diary : handwritten ; 21 x 17 cm
Summary:
Smith's diary from his family's trip to Europe, through England, Wales, Scotland, Switzerland, Italy, the Netherlands, London, and Paris.
He describes the ship's voyage and their daily activities after arrival, including sightseeing, painting and sketching and saying lessons.
Style of handwriting changes throughout journal.
Written inside back cover: European journal; Xanthus Smith; Rock Hill 1853.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Boat travel
Travel diaries
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)14257
See more items in:
Mary, Xanthus, and Russell Smith family papers, 1793-1977, bulk 1826-1977
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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