Register of the R. A. Faxon. Travel Journal

Mandeville Special Collections Library 0175S
UC, San Diego
La Jolla, CA 92093-0175
Phone: (858) 534-2533
Fax: (858) 534-5950
Email: spcoll@ucsd.edu
Repository Website: http://orpheus.ucsd.edu/speccoll/
© 1997
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Register of the R. A. Faxon. Travel Journal, 1873

MSS 0382

Mandeville Special Collections Library

GEISEL LIBRARY



UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN DIEGO

La Jolla, CA 92093-0175

Contact Information:

  • Mandeville Special Collections Library 0175S
  • UC, San Diego
  • La Jolla, CA 92093-0175
  • Phone: (858) 534-2533
  • Fax: (858) 534-5950
  • Email: spcoll@ucsd.edu
  • Repository Website: http://orpheus.ucsd.edu/speccoll/
© 1997 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.
This file last updated: August 1997.

DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title: R. A. Faxon. Travel Journal,
Date (inclusive): 1873
Collection number: MSS 0382
Extent: 0.20 linear feet (1 volume (77 leaves) in one folder.)
Repository: Mandeville Special Collections Library, Geisel Library, UC, San Diego
La Jolla, CA 92093-0175
Shelf Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
Language: English.

Preferred Citation

R. A. Faxon. Travel Journal, MSS 0382. Mandeville Special Collections Library, UCSD.

SCOPE AND CONTENT

Holographic account of R.A. Faxon's travels through Great Britain and Europe. The account begins on 1 July 1783 with Faxon's arrival in Northern Ireland and concludes with his arrival in London around August 16. In between Faxon visited Brussels, Munich, Vienna, Venice, Florence, Rome, Geneva, Lucerne, and Paris. The journal also contains several names and addresses of various persons Faxon apparently met on his journey.