University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Christiane Haun Travel Report, 1854



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Haun, Christiane
Title: Haun, Christiane, travel report
Dates: 1854
Abstract: Comprising a photocopy of a German letter written by Haun to a friend, the Christiane Haun Travel Report, 1854, describes her voyage from Bremen, Germany, to Galveston, Texas, aboard the packet ship Neptune and from there to Round Top from November 3, 1853, to April 10, 1854.
Accession No.: 81-134
Extent: 1 item
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

From 1853 to 1854, German-native Christiane Haun traveled from Bremen, Germany, to Galveston, Texas, aboard the packet ship Neptune and continued to Round Top.


Scope and Contents

Comprising a photocopy of a German letter written by Haun to a friend, the Christiane Haun Travel Report, 1854, describes her voyage from Bremen, Germany, to Galveston, Texas, aboard the packet ship Neptune and from there to Round Top from November 3, 1853, to April 10, 1854.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Haun, Christiane -- Archives.
Subjects
Germans -- Texas.
Places
Texas -- Description and travel.
Texas -- Emigration and immigration.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Christiane Haun Travel Report, 1854, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light project, 2009-2011.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2.325/M18b Christiane Haun Travel Report, 1854