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Helen Louisa Phelps Stokes travel journal

Identifier: C-121
Collection contains Helen Louisa Phelps Stokes' handwritten travel jounral, detailing her travels to Rome, Austria, France, Frankfurt, Germany, and England from April to July, 1905. Journal contains pages with inserted postcards from locations visited.


  • 1905


Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

Open for research without restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

For permission to publish materials, contact: Special Collections & Archives Middlebury College Phone: (802) 443-2387 Email:


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Biographical / Historical

Helen Louisa Phelps Stokes, daughter of Isaac Newton Phelps and Sarah Phelps, was born in 1847 and died on June 30, 1930. She married Anson Phelps Stokes on October 17, 1865. The couple had eight children: Isaac Newton, Sarah Maria, Helen Olivia, J. Graham, Anson the younger, Ethel V., Caroline M., Mildred, and Harold M.


Entries in journal are chronological.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Mildred Duncan Baker, Middlebury College, '56. Baker is Stokes' granddaughter.

Repository Details

Part of the Middlebury College Special Collections & Archives Repository

Middlebury College
Davis Family Library
110 Storrs Avenue
Middlebury Vermont 05753 United States