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In this letter to his sisters, Joseph Peace Hazard recounts his journey from Hull, England to "Christiania" [Oslo] and his travels in Norway. Topics include a visit to Hull, England from the ship; his talks with the captain, including the story of a bear mauling; and the trees, flowers, agriculture, wildlife, and geography of Norway.

Publication Date

6-27-1857

Format

envelopes; PhysicalObject; StillImage; Text; letters (correspondence); pressed flora; sketches; envelopes

ISBN

MSS_05_3_102_19

Language

English

Coverage

Oslo; Norway; Europe

Keywords

travel writing; letters; animals; livestock; birds; plants; agriculture; trees; flowers; gardens; mountains; ocean; rivers; lakes

Series

travel

Travel letter no. 20, Series 1

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