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Catalog Number 2015-65-17
Accession number 2015-65
Object Name Diary
Collection Keesling Family Collection
Title Transcript of travel diary
Date / /
Year Range from 1898
Year Range to 1898
Description Typed "Transcript of Diary, beginning July 18th, 1898" "copied from transcript held by Leon Mitchell," on H. G. Mitchell Orchardist letterhead.

The writer is not identified, but appears to document a bicycle and railroad trip, starting from around Wisconsin, through Kansas, Colorado, Wyoming, Yellowstone Park, Seattle, and finally a steamship to San Francisco.
Language of Material English
Level of description Item
Subjects Travelers -- California -- Diaries (LCSH)
Yellowstone National Park
Railroad travel
Bicycle touring (LCSH)
Extent of Description 1 folder
Credit line Gift of Nancy Bean