Joseph Lindon Smith Letters
March 4th 1908
Dear Mother, Corinna, Daddy and Babies
This morning we left Abou Simbel at 11.30 and reached Halfa about five o'clock and have just come on board ship again after a long promenade through the pleasant…
Tuesday February 26
This morning, we left Assouan, and came up through the locks to Shellal, arriving about luncheon time and then visiting poor old Philae - now quite flooded out so that even the floor of…
Steam Dahabeah "Serapis"
25th February 1908
Darling cute girl:
Yesterday I sent off a letter to the family just as soon as we arrived at Assouan. Not long after I met Abdalla on the front street. Looking more or less miserable as he…
From Dahabeah 'Serapis'
On the way from Luxor to Assouan
20th Feb 1908
I have been on the boat three days, and we are nearing Kom Ombos, and expect to get to Assouan tomorrow afternoon.
I wrote a letter from the Weigalls the…
Luxor, 12th February 1908
Last night I left Cairo, in the eight o'clock train and had a compartment to myself all the way after Wasta and this morning at 9.30 arrived in Luxor and Arthur there to meet me - I had telegraphed him I…
- Joseph Lindon Smith Letters