• Call Number: C0063_c01106
    Container: N/A

Glennie, J. S

1 item

This collection is stored at Firestone Library.

Requests will be delivered to Manuscripts Division, RBSC Reading Room .

Item Number: 8

Collection Creator: De Coppet, Andre, 1892-1953..

Dates: 1810-1811.

Extent: 1 item

Languages: English.

Access Restrictions

Researchers are required to use surrogates.

Description

AMs journal and letters. "The Particulars of & Sketches Taken During a Voyage to and Journey Over the United States of America and Back: Commencing 24th September 1810." Original manuscript journal of a tour through the Atlantic States with over sixty watercolor, pen-and-ink, and pencil drawings of cities, buildings and scenes, including views of Boston, Charleston, Washington, Norfolk, Va., and others. A part of the journal is written in the form of letters to his mother, each of which is signed. Includes impressions of Mount Vernon; a description of the capitol and the President's house; visits with President Madison and other statesmen, etc. Glennie sailed from London on Sept. 24, 1810 on the "Thomas Penrose." 95 pp., bound. Available on microfilm.

Preferred Citation

Glennie, J. S; 1810-1811; Andre De Coppet Collection, Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.