72 results found for: subject:"France--Description and travel"

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1926 Aug. 11

Lyman, Frank, 1852-1938

Letter from Frank Lyman to Howard A. Dalton

Paris (France) - Describes trip to Eiffel Tower, and tour of Paris.

Lyman Family Papers

1926 Aug. 10

Lyman, Frank, 1852-1938

Letter from Frank Lyman to Howard A. Dalton

Paris (France) - Describes travel to Paris, recalls receiving cables from Dalton, and mentions trip through Belgium and Holland.

Lyman Family Papers

1862 Jan. 31

Hinckley, Henry R. (Henry Rose), 1838-1918

Letter from Henry R. Hinckley to Benjamin Smith Lyman

Nice (France) - Includes envelope. He had a good time in Paris since he saw many friends there. Nice is the pleasantest place he has been in a while, he will be in Nice until Monday before travelling on.

Lyman Family Papers

1949 Aug. 2 – 1949 Aug. 3

Halpern, Joel Martin

Letter from Joel M. Halpern to Nettie and Carl Halpern

Switzerland - Letter written by Joel Halpern during his trip throughout Europe in 1949. This letter was written over a few days in August of 1949 through southern France and into Switerland. The letter describes his trips through Fre?jus, Toulon, Marsaille, Arles, Avignon, Grenoble, Aix-les-Bains, Zermatt, Gornergrat and into Geneva. The letter describes having seen Mont Blanc and th... more

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1949 July 27 – 1949 July 30

Halpern, Joel Martin

Letter from Joel M. Halpern to Nettie and Carl Halpern

Cannes (France) - Written in Cannes, France, this letter from Joel Halpern to his parents was written during his trip to Europe in 1949. In this letter, Halpern describes his trips along Eastern Italian cities and his thoughts on the swimming in the Mediterranean Sea at Capri, Italy. The letter is cut off mid sentence on page 6 and no other pages are available. Halpern describes attempting to enter ... more

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1968 May 6

Sommer, Mark

Jon Stielstra carrying suitcase

Paris (France) - Jon Stielstra carrying suitcase upon arrival in Paris. From a series of photographs documenting Sommer's trip to North Vietnam in May 1968.

Mark Sommer Papers

1968 May 6

Sommer, Mark

Jon Stielstra carrying suitcase

Paris (France) - Jon Stielstra carrying suitcase upon arrival in Paris. From a series of photographs documenting Sommer's trip to North Vietnam in May 1968.

Mark Sommer Papers

1949 Aug.

Halpern, Joel Martin

Letter from Joel M. Halpern to Nettie and Carl Halpern

Brittany (France) - Joel Halpern wrote this letter in 1949. The letter was written in a number of places starting in Geneva, Switzerland and ending in Paris, France. He also wrote from Orleans, Mont St. Michel and Chartes, France. The letter describes his impressions of these different cities as well as some of the things he did in each place. He describes visits to places such as the Pala... more

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1860 Sept. 18

Lyman, Benjamin Smith, 1835-1920

Letter from Benjamin Smith Lyman to J. Peter Lesley

Murat (Cantal, France) - Lyman describes the features and accommodations of the town from which he is writing.

Benjamin Smith Lyman Papers

1860 Sept. 15

Lyman, Benjamin Smith, 1835-1920

Letter from Benjamin Smith Lyman to J. Peter Lesley

Le Mont-Dore (France) - Lyman explores Mr. Lesley's theory of "arkism," and notes that there are numerous examples suggested by the names of things in France, and gives a detailed example based on a passage in a book on Auvergne, France by Poulett Scrope. He provides a list of other possible examples, and describes his recent travels.

Benjamin Smith Lyman Papers