Journals of John Sidney Doyle concerning visits to Germany

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Journals of John Sidney Doyle concerning visits to Germany comprising:

  • the second part of a journal of a visit to Germany, 1821-2, containing an early description of a Christmas tree
  • a journal attributed to John Sidney Doyle of 3 trips to Germany, the first accompanying Prince George of Cambridge in May-July 1832, the second Aug.-Nov. 1832 and the third in Aug. 1850.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Sidney Doyle (fl 19th century), possibly John Sidney Doyle North (d. 1894) who took the name North in 1838.

Conditions Governing Access

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Acquisition Information

Presented to the Library in 1962.

Note

Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

The Library's card catalogue for manuscripts.