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A Trip to Europe photo album

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-801-06-005

Scope and Contents

This photo album documents a trip to Europe in 1891. The album is dedicated to R.C. and C.B. Humphreys from E.A. Hemmenway. Each page of the album contains four albumen photographs with a hand-written description beneath. The album begins on the S.S. Waesland with many images of the passangers and crew. In Europe, Hemmenway visits Antwerp, Brussles, Cologne, Heidelberg, Baden-Baden, Pisa, Paris, London, Stratford, Chester, and Liverpool, as well as traveling down the Rhine by boat. The album closes with photographs of the city. In Europe, most the photographs are of sights and buildings rather than people.

Dates

  • 1891

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical Note

It is possible that E.A. Hemmenway was a draughtsman living in Boston in the 1890s. Otherwise, no information about the creator is known.

Extent

.16 Linear Feet (1 volume)

Language

English

Overview

This photo album documents a trip to Europe in 1891. The album begins on the S.S. Waesland with many images of the passangers and crew. In Europe, Hemmenway visits Antwerp, Brussles, Cologne, Heidelberg, Baden-Baden, Pisa, Paris, London, Stratford, Chester, and Liverpool, as well as traveling down the Rhine by boat.

Arrangement

The photographs in the album were arranged by the creator.

Acquisition

A Trip to Europe photo album was donated to Special Collections, Haverford College in December, 2011 by Thomas H. Garver.

Related Materials

HC.MC.801.06.004 A Cross Country Trip photo album

Processing Information

Processed by Sarah Horowitz; completed September, 2016.
Title
A Trip to Europe photo album, 1891
Author
Sarah Horowitz
Date
September, 2016
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

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