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Edith M. Clayes Travel Diary, 1931

Title
Edith M. Clayes Travel Diary, 1931
ID
Mss. Acc. 2008.128
Extent
0.1 Cubic Feet
More Extent Information
1 vol.
Scope and Contents

Travel diary of Edith M. Clayes of a voyage  from California to Washington, D.C.  Clayes visited, among other places, the Panama Canal;  Havana, Cuba; Key West, St. Augustine and Miami, Florida; Richmond, Virginia; and the Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, Maryland areas. She writes about her personal experiences as well as the history of the places visited. 

The cover of the diary is made of wood board with a leather spine.  The cover is attached with hob nails, is gilded in places and has a picture of Madonna of the Gauduca by "Raphael" Florence.

Creators
Clayes, Edith M.
Subjects
Caribbean Area--Description and travel.
Panama Canal (Panama)--Description and travel
United States--Description and travel
Women--Travel
Women travelers--Diaries
Genres
Diaries
Languages
English

Administrative Information

Acquired
2008.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Note
Purchase.
Preferred Citation
Edith M. Clayes Travel Diary, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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