Author:JOHN G. LEGEL JR

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1912 HANDWRITTEN MANUSCRIPT DIARY AND TRAVEL JOURNAL OF A YOUNG IOWA MAN DOING THE DELUXE EUROPEAN TOUR

By: JOHN G. LEGEL JR.

Price: $485.99

Publisher: CHARLES CITY IOWA EUROPE, 1912

Seller ID: 000785

Condition: Good+


On offer is the handwritten travel diary of John G. Legel Jr. who is from Charles City Iowa. He sails for Europe on June 15th, 1912 only two months after the sinking of the Titanic. John spends his summer touring Europe, arriving back home on September 6th, 1912. His diary contains almost 100 handwritten pages over 50 leaves and details his voyage over on the boat and all of his memorable events while in Europe and also the trip back. Here are snippets: Up too late for breakfast. Slept poorly. Passed three boats by 9:30, 3 sails quite close. Land (Africa) 3 smokes sighted by 10:00. Land quite... View more info