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Diaries: Travel log, Calcutta, St. Helena, Bombay, and Madras

Description

This folder contains a journal of W.C.C.’s accounts of his time spent ashore in Calcutta and St. Helena in 1840 and 1841, in Bombay in 1842, and in Madras and Calcutta in 1844. It includes descriptions of the landscape, people, customs, and of W.C.C.’s activities while there. It also contains poetry and prose written by W.C.C. and sketches of the ship "Dorchester" and of coastlines seen from different vessels.

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Collection Name
John Codman (1898-1989) family papers
Collection Code
MS037
Dates
1840-1844
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
File part
GUSN
295551
Reference Code
MS037.06.05

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Location Note
Folder 31

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