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Title Henry Pickering Walcott Travel Journals
Author/Creator Walcott, Henry Pickering
Date 3 Sep 1821 - 2 Jul 1824
Document type Travel Journal
Description The journal of Boston physician Henry Pickering Walcott describes points of interest during journeys through New England, New York and Pennsylvania. Includes discussions on great country retreats and gardens, religious communities and architecture and the aspects of small towns and villages.
Theme(s) Historical, Cultural or Religious Tourism  
Regions United States of America  
Country/State Massachusetts  Maine  New Hampshire  Rhode Island  Vermont  Connecticut  New York  Pennsylvania  
Ships Olive Branch; Richmond
Keywords geology, Quaker, church, religion, priest, education, agriculture, architecture, battlefield tours, American War of Independence, Jewish, gardens, monument, steamboat, Unitarian, music, industry, burial and graves, prison, convict, mountains
Collection Walcott Family Papers, 1806-1862
Reference Ms. N-1711
Library Massachusetts Historical Society
Language English
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