Frances Helen Bunsen in Antibes - January, 1860

from Letter from Baroness Bunsen to her daughter Theodora, 31 Jan. 1860, pages 257-258:

Frances has just returned from an excursion to visit some of the Protestants scattered in the mountain villages of this country, having taken with her Mademoiselle Charbonnet, and M. Espineth, a missionary. The only place you ever heard of before, on their tour, was Antibes, where they visited a shoemaker-family, the only Protestants in the place, and made them very happy by Bible-reading, exhortation, and hymn-singing: then they rested the horses at a town called Vence, and proceeded to a place near the village of Carros, the habitation of a family of paysans who cultivate a property of their…   more >>
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Frances von Bunsen, Letter from Baroness Bunsen to her daughter Theodora, 31 Jan. 1860. In Augustus Hare (ed.), The Life and Letters of Frances Baroness Bunsen, volume 2 (London, 1879), p. 257-258. http://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1393503293823 accessed: 24 November, 2017

location of experience: Antibes

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Experience Information

Date/Time January, 1860
Medium live
Listening Environment indoors, in private, in the company of others

Originally submitted by hgb3 on Thu, 27 Feb 2014 12:14:53 +0000