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Title Ann Eliza Perkins Adams Travel Diary
Author/Creator Adams, Ann Eliza Perkins (b.1827)
Date c.Mar 1883 - Jan 1884
Document type Travel Journal
Description Travel diary kept by Ann Eliza Perkins Adams while on a trip by train from Boston to St. Louis and a voyage on the Mississippi River. Entries consist of short descriptions of sites seen from the train window; coach and carriage rides in St. Louis; visits with various friends in St. Louis; Unitarian church services attended; visits to public gardens; the weather; and travelling on the Mississippi River, including sites seen from the boat, towns visited, events attended, and steamboats observed.
Theme(s) Historical, Cultural or Religious Tourism  Women and Tourism  
Regions United States of America  
Country/State Massachusetts  Missouri  
Keywords railway, train, religion, church, Unitarian, gardens, steamboat, shipping
Reference Ms. N-93
Library Massachusetts Historical Society
Language English
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