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James Sleigh travel journal

 Collection — Container: Manuscripts (not separately boxed) - 2
Identifier: MS 0856

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of a travel journal, 41 leaves, 12 cm

Dates

  • June 1861

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Conditions Governing Use

Use of the collection is governed by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S.C).

Biographical Note

James Sleigh is from Glasgow, Scotland.

Extent

0.04 Linear Feet (1 folder containing 1 volume)

Abstract

Travel Journal and notebook belonging to James B. Sleigh, of Glasgow, Scotland. Contains account of trip from Jun 22-29th 1861 in Scottish mountains, as well as an accounting of costs from the trip and scraps of poetry. The narrative account describes includes train, boat, coach and foot travel from Loch Lommond to Ft. William, and to Oban. In addition, there is an account of walking up Ben Nevis.

Processing Information

Processed by Ellen Whisler
Title
James Sleigh Travel Journal, 1861
Subtitle
Finding Aid
Author
Finding aid prepared by Ellen Whisler.
Date
© 2007
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections Repository

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