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Title Mel de Fontenay Family Journal
Date 13 Oct 1857 - 6 Feb 1858
Document Type Personal Account
Reference SC 258 Folder 1
Library / Archive Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Description A journal describing the Mel de Fontenay family's sea journey from Bordeaux to San Francisco. The journal was kept for two aunts who remained in France. The journal also contains laid-in photographs of family members.
Theme(s) Journey Conditions
Country (from) France
Country (to) United States of America
Places Bordeaux, France; San Francisco, United States
Nationality French
Ships David
People Mel de Fontenay, Georgina; Mel de Fontenay, Henriette
Keywords travel writing, journey conditions, family
Additional Information Please note: Some of the metadata for this document has been taken from the Historical Society of Pennsylvania catalogue.
Language French
Copyright Historical Society of Pennsylvania