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Summary Information.

Title
Diary
Creator
Ripley, H. L.
Date Created and/or Issued
1888 October 3-1889 January 12
Contributing Institution
UC Riverside, Library, Special Collections and University Archives
Collection
H. L. Ripley papers
Rights Information
Public Domain
Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use.
Description
Scope/Content: Journal of a recreational trip through Mexico on horseback by a group of United States military officers and a Mexican guide. The group traveled from Fort Ringgold, Texas to Laredo and then to Mexico City while on a leave of absence. Includes six manuscript maps of Fort Ringgold, a U.S. Army cavalry post. The end of the journal contains a list of photographs taken and a log of daily miles traveled and destinations reached.
Condition: Original sheep covers, worn and spotted.
Type
text
Format
1 diary
Form/Genre
diaries
maps
Extent
214 pages
Identifier
ark:/86086/n2h13433
curivsc_ms020_002_001
Language
English
eng
Subject
Travel
Horses
Armed Forces--Officers
Place
Mexico
Mexican-American Border Region
Source
MS 020
Location
Box 2, Volume 1

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