Monthly Archives: August 2013

August 2nd & 3rd, 1883

“August 2nd, Papa felt considerably better this morning and therefore he took us at noon to a bathing establishment. We went by boat perhaps ½ mile. On our arrival we found a great many people, ladies and gentlemen, in the … Continue reading

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August 1st, 1883

“August 1st, Papa was still indisposed and could not take us to see Pompeii. We had to wait till the clerk from Naples, Mr. Giulis, came on board with whom papa sent us to Pompeii. We took a carriage and … Continue reading

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July 31st, 1883

“July 31st, Early this morning we left Naples for Castellammare where we arrived at 6 A.M. It is situated right at the head of the Gulf of Naples, opposite a little town called Torre Annunziata and only 6 miles from … Continue reading

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