American Travellers in Egypt

Niles Notes

Niel Notes of a Howadji: American Travellers in Egypt. An interesting online exhibition through books and images, with some great links about Egypt, like The American Research Center in Egypt and The British Museum.

This online presentation brings together selected travel account by Americans who visited Egypt in the nineteenth century. Many of the volumes, or their authors, have special associations with the Smithsonian. Additionally, a sampling of guidebooks and handbooks to Egyptian antiquities are presented.

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