Eliza [Tabor] to Mary Tabor

Scope and Content

To her mother from Longhoo. Will send letter in form of diary describing their journey from Darjeeling. Through magnificent rhododendron forests and deep gorges. Disappointed at first that high mountains were in mist. Later John had view of Everest from a higher road, and she also had this view on a short expedition from Darjeeling. Kinchinjunga also, only 35 miles away. (Final date 16 Nov [1877]for Allahabad)