Found 4 collections related to Egypt -- Description and travel

Booth, Thomas, d. 1860
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 339
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
This manuscript volume contains lectures dated April 20, 1854 through February 21, 1856. These lectures were delivered by "the Rev. Thomas Booth LL.D. the first incumbent of Biggin near Hartington Derbyshire who died 24th January 1860." Although... more
Denslow, Dwight B
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 772
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Dwight B. Denslow and his wife, Louise A. Denslow, kept this diary during travels by sea and land between November 9, 1861-July 1, 1862. They toured Europe, the Mediterranean, Egypt and the Holy Lands, sailing from Brooklyn, New York. Entries... more
Libbey, Laura Jean, 1862-1924
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1750
1.23 linear feet (6 volumes)
Laura Jean Libbey was a popular American author of romance novels. She kept these journals (6 vols.) from 1892-1903 during tours through Europe, Egypt, the West Indies, and Bermuda. The journals include information on Florence, Genoa, Naples,... more
Parkman, M. R
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2339
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
M. R. Parkman, a young woman, kept this diary (3 vols.) while on a trip to Egypt and the Holy Land in 1871. Entries describe stops at Alexandria, Cairo, Thebes, Heliopolus, and going by way of the Suez Canal and Mediterranean to Jaffa, thence to... more