Women travelers -- United States -- History -- 18th century.
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Wheeler, Sarah, Journal of a Tour from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Long Branch, New Jersey, 1798 July-August
Item — Box 53: [Barcode: 32101070780521]
Scope and Contents Consists of a sixteen-page manuscript travel journal written by Sarah Wheeler recording her trip from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Long Branch, New Jersey, and back again during the summer of 1798. Wheeler and her three traveling companions set out from Philadelphia on July 25th, 1798. Along the way, she records details regarding travel conditions, lodging, her opinions of the countryside and towns, and time spent near the Atlantic Ocean. She also mentions meeting New Jersey's Federalist...
Dates: 1798 July-August