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Snyder, Susan [Photographs of canoe camping in France from the Susan Snyder papers].
BANC PIC 2018.032--PIC box 1
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[Photographs of canoe camping in France from the Susan Snyder papers]


Snyder, Susan, 1948-, creator, creator.


Snapshot photographs documenting a canoe camping journey undertaken by a group of 3 unidentified English friends across France in the late 19th century, chiefly along the Marne and Seine rivers and adjacent canals. Locations and other points of interest depicted include Le Havre, Damary, Dormans, the Marne region, Chierry, Courcelles, Mery, Chàteau Thierry, St. Jean-les-deux-Jumeaux, Trilport, Meaux, Canal de Chelles at Gournay, Lagny, Neuilly, Paris, St. Cloud, Poissy, Menlan, Nantes, La Roche Guyon, Petit Audeley, Chateau Gaillard, and Pont de l'Arche. Depicted locations in England include Bristol and Saltford. The name of a canoe that appears throughout the album is Minnehaha.


1890 (issued)


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Snyder, Susan -- 1948- -- Archives
Canoes and canoeing -- France -- Photographs
Canoe camping -- France -- Photographs
Canals -- France -- Photographs
France -- Photographs
Marne River (France) -- Photographs
Seine River (France) -- Photographs


Title devised by cataloger.
Photographer(s) unknown.
Collected by Susan Snyder.
Collection was previously bound as a photograph album; leaves disbound prior to library's acquisition.
Captions in English throughout.
Photographs from the Susan Snyder papers, BANC PIC 2018.032, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift ; of Susan Snyder ; 2017.
Transferred from the Susan Snyder papers (BANC MSS 2018/108).


Photograph albums.
Albumen prints.

Physical Description:

99 photographs in 1 box : albumen prints on board mounts ; sheets various sizes, mounts 22 x 27 cm




BANC PIC 2018.032--PIC box 1



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Susan Snyder papers : Snyder, Susan, : 1948-