Travel Diary, Italy
This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It was able to spend time at the museum on loan from Smithsonian Libraries and Archives as part of Sarah & Eleanor Hewitt: Designing a Modern Museum.
Eleanor maintained diaries of her travels in Europe and the United States, 23 of which still exist. Each diary documents one city or country and contains facts about cities, notable homes and gardens visited, sketches, photography, and practical travel advice.
It is credited
Smithsonian Libraries and Archives, E664 .H5234H49.
Its dimensions are
H x W x D (Estimate (Closed)): 13.8 × 6.7 × 0.7 cm (5 7/16 × 2 5/8 × 1/4 in.)