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Catalog Number 2004.68.22
Object Name Book
Title Life and Travel in Tartary, Thibet and China book awarded to M.A. Hamilton for 2nd prize in Scripture history and punctual attendance.
Date 12/23/1868
Year Range from 1868.0
Year Range to 1868.0
Description Small purple cloth hardcover book "Life and Travel in Tartary, Thibet and China, 1867". The cover has an impressed stylized border and in the centre is an impressed crest - nearly completely faded. On the spine, in gold is the title. The back cover has the same impressed border and crest as the front cover. The book is a narrative of Abbe Huc's travels in the far east and includes illustrations. The book is 128 pages in length. On the inside front cover is the inscription "2nd Prize to Miss M. A. Hamilton for Scripture History and Punctual Attendance G Terherstonhaugh? Guelph 23rd Dec. 1868"
People Hepburn, Mary Ann
Search Terms Hepburn Family
Hamilton Family
Dimensions 16.8 cm long x 11 cm wide x 1.3 cm thick