p. 3




Status: Needs Review

[illegible?] Paris [illegible?]
[illegible?] taino [illegible?] y bea [illegible?] ued
Park -

thro' [through]
Capital of Bur-
-gundy Burgundy, - formerly
} - a handsome & clean town - Tombs of the Dukes
of Burgundy
in the Cathedral - Two Boulevards,
Parc de Colembier Parc de Colombiere - Palais de Conde C1793 the mu-
-nicipality - Facade of the Church of St. Michael - &
the College -

Chalons Saint-Marcel-lès-Chalon
} Bridge - Hospital & Quay - Saint Marcel once
contained the tomb of Abelard & Eloise Heloise - public walks -

} by water - [Cochedeau?] - (11." F. Patron: 1.F.") - beau-
-tiful & romantic views - particularly after passing
the Isle de Cambe? - Cathedral - curious clock - Ruins
of a Roman theatre, & aqueduct on the Mountain of St. Just - the
exterior of la Charite & hotel Dieu - Abbaye St. Fleme - Place de
bellecour - Hotel de Ville very handsome - remark Claudius's o-
-riginal speech on two tablets of brass in its vestibule - The
Quays particularly that on the Rhone - Hills from this walk beauti-
ful - public Library - the Junction of the Soane, & Rhone - the diffe-
-rent apperance of the two streams - distant Alps.

To Cerdon
} Its situation - Lake of Nantua - loss of the Rhone near
[Avanchy?] - Fort l'Écluse - on the right Mt. Blanc Mont Blanc - on the
left Mt Jura Mont Jura - the whole road from Lyons to Geneva is truly
beautiful - romantic & scarcely to be equalled -

} Lake - Environs - Setting of the Sun on the distant Alps - Junction
of Rhone & Arve - beautiful color of the former river-

[written at angle, upside down:] mo

[written upside down:] [Laubenhein?] 1798 -

Notes and Questions

Please sign in to write a note for this page


Text at the top of the page is partially covered by three large red circles, perhaps wax seals or additional layers of paper or paint.

Some text is laid out in the format of multiple columns, with } text decorations to guide the reader.

Contains text written at various angles.


The journey on this page can be approximately visualized here: https://www.google.com/maps/dir/Paris,+France/Dijon,+France/Saint-Marcel,+France/Lyon,+France/Cerdon,+France/Lac+de+Nantua,+Nantua,+France/Fort+l'Ecluse,+Route+de+Gen%C3%A8ve,+L%C3%A9az,+France/Geneva,+Switzerland/