Ohio University

Christine Meyer and Robert David Gauley #2

New York

February, 1896

“Now dear mother I will embark upon the heaving sea. The Fulda seems to be well filled and so we will have plenty of company.”

ocean, horizon and sky

Steamer Fulda

Friday, 21 Feb. 1896

“. . . Dr. Eaton knocked on our door at 5 o’clock this morning to call that they had sighted land and it was time to arise. They did not have to wait for us because we wanted to see Gibraltar. We had three hours time. The boat could not land at the shore but they brought us ashore in small boats.”

cliffs and sky

“. . . I met four Catholic priests during our trip . . .”

several lightly sketched figures