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Title Diary of Sarah Pennock Coates, 1883
Object Name Diary
Creator Coates, Sarah Pennock
Scope & Content Diary of Sarah Pennock Coates, 1883. This travel diary opens with the announcement of the death of Mr. Gambetta (?). Mentions many friends, writing and receiving letters, seeing points of interest in Paris - The Louvre, etc. They went to see Sarah Bernhardt in "Fedora." She notes that "Prince Napoleon was liberated today."

Plan to travel on to the Riviera and Rome. See the Leaning Tower of Pisa. Book continues descriptions of sightseeing and visiting. Also contain many notations of expenses and a few addresses.
Collection Diary Collection
Extent 1 volume