Finding aid for the Travel Journal

Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Anonymous
Title: Travel Journal
Dates: 1829
Extent: 0.20 linear feet (1 container)
Abstract: The collection consists of a travel journal detailing a trip made by an anonymous young man from Boston, Massachusetts, to Zanesville, Ohio, September 1-29, 1829. The traveler stopped for commencement at Brown University, then proceeded through New York state, visiting prisons at Sing Sing and Auburn, staying with Cyrus Howard, a farmer in Morrisville, New York, and visiting Niagra Falls. He continued on to visit Cleveland, Canton, Zoar and Zanesville, Ohio, providing a detailed description of the communal settlement at Zoar.
MS Number MS 3918
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English