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Register of the R. A. Faxon. Travel Journal
MSS 0382  
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  • DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY
  • Preferred Citation
  • SCOPE AND CONTENT

  • DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

    Title: R. A. Faxon. Travel Journal,
    Date (inclusive): 1873
    Collection number: MSS 0382
    Extent: 0.20 linear feet (1 volume (77 leaves) in one folder.)
    Repository: Mandeville Special Collections Library, Geisel Library, UC, San Diego
    La Jolla, CA 92093-0175
    Shelf Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Language: English.

    Preferred Citation

    R. A. Faxon. Travel Journal, MSS 0382. Mandeville Special Collections Library, UCSD.

    SCOPE AND CONTENT

    Holographic account of R.A. Faxon's travels through Great Britain and Europe. The account begins on 1 July 1783 with Faxon's arrival in Northern Ireland and concludes with his arrival in London around August 16. In between Faxon visited Brussels, Munich, Vienna, Venice, Florence, Rome, Geneva, Lucerne, and Paris. The journal also contains several names and addresses of various persons Faxon apparently met on his journey.