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Title Journal of the Diary into Vermont
Author/Creator Otis, Harriet (1787-1826)
Date 17-27 Jul 1817
Document type Travel Journal
Description Diary of Harriet Otis from 1817. This diary is a small paperbound volume kept on a trip to New Hampshire and Vermont with her sister Mary, 17-27 July 1817. Included are detailed descriptions of natural scenes and her visit to a Shaker village at Enfield, New Hampshire.
Theme(s) Women and Tourism  The Great Outdoors  
Regions United States of America  
Country/State Vermont  
Keywords monument, accommodation, inn, weather, mountains, flowers, accident, carriage drives, hiking, hotel, hospitality, church, river, school, African American, food, alcohol
Collection Harriet Otis Diaries, 1811-1817
Reference Ms. N-617
Library Massachusetts Historical Society
Language English
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