1923 HANDWRITTEN MANUSCRIPT TRAVEL DIARY OF A KEENLY OBSERVANT WOMAN AWESTRUCK BY THE ISLANDS AND CULTURE OF HAWAII

By: MRS. SAM FOX

Price: $1,285.99

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On offer is the handwritten manuscript travel diary as stated - "Mrs. Sam Fox, Diary of Our Honalulu Trip Starting July 21, 1923" Cruising on the Steamship "DOROTHY ALEXANDER" [research suggests this is the same as owned by Alaska Steamship Co., Pacific Steamship Co. Admiral Line]. Mrs. Fox is a keen observer of human nature and has an eye for detail. She relates in over 110 pages shipboard accounts, specific reference to individuals by name, accounts in Honolulu, Hawaii, & Maui, etc. She also spends a great deal of time enjoying and observing Hawaiian culture and ceremony. She observes the King, an amazing Church service with a visiting Cleveland preacher who conducts the service in 'American'. Mrs. Fox paints an amazing picture of early Hawaii and its people. VG.

Title: 1923 HANDWRITTEN MANUSCRIPT TRAVEL DIARY OF A KEENLY OBSERVANT WOMAN AWESTRUCK BY THE ISLANDS AND CULTURE OF HAWAII

Author Name: MRS. SAM FOX

Categories: Books and Manuscripts General Overview, 20th Century Manuscript, 20th Century Diary,

Publisher: HAWAII, 1923

Book Condition: Very Good

Inscription: Autograph

Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Seller ID: 000809

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