Journals of Alexander Turnbull Christie kept during his travels in Europe. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.9495
Level of Description
File

Dates

  • 1821, 1829. (Creation)

Extents

  • 54 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Scope and Contents

    In 1821 Alexander Turnbull Christie was in Savoy and the south-west of Switzerland, and his journal (folio 1) consists largely of descriptions of the scenery. In June 1829, he was studying in Paris, and the following August he travelled to Italy to join Leopold von Buch and J B √Člie de Beaumont (see also MS.9492). His journal (folio 32) records his daily activities with particular reference to his scientific interests.

  • Arrangement

    54 folios.

Components