6/5/1891 - 5/10/1895
Back to HomburgThu Aug 25, 1892
August 25 Thursday – Sam’s notebook revealed he returned to Homburg: Came to Homburg per 12.20 tr.[ain] — distance, about 30 or 40 min. / Dined at the Kiersaal with Sir Charles Hall, to meet the Prince of Wales.
Bad NauheimSat Aug 27, 1892
August 27 Saturday – In Bad Nauheim
Last day at Bad Nauheim,Sat Sep 10, 1892
September 10 Saturday – In their last day at Bad Nauheim,
In FrankfurtSun Sep 11, 1892
September 11 Sunday – The Clemens family was in Frankfurt, Germany.
Frankfurt to BaselThu Sep 15, 1892
September 15 Thursday – The Clemens family left Frankfurt, headed for Lucerne, Switzerland, a trip of some 207 miles [NB 32 TS 24; Sept. 17 to Whitmore]. Sam related that Livy’s condition forced them to stop for the night in Basel:
Basel to LucerneFri Sep 16, 1892
Left Basel at 2.10 p.m. Sept. 16, reached Lurcerne 5.15 [NB 32 TS 24].
Sam told of the rest of the trip to Lucerne, Switzerland, where they stayed at the Hotel Des Balances [Sept. 17 to Whitmore]:
Hard trip, because it was one of those trains that gets tired every seven minutes & stops to rest three quarters of an hour. It took us 3 ½ hours to get here, instead of the regulation 2.20. We reached here Friday evening
At the Hotel Des Balances Au Lac in Lucerne,Sat Sep 17, 1892
September 17 Saturday – At the Hotel Des Balances Au Lac in Lucerne,
Milan, Italy - 1892Tue Sep 20, 1892
September 20 Tuesday – The family left Lucerne and traveled to Milan, Italy.
Milan to FlorenceThu Sep 22, 1892
September 22 Thursday – The Clemens family left Milan at 11:45 a.m. and traveled five hours to Bologna, Italy. At Bologna Livy felt well enough to try the final 3-hour dash, & we made it — arriving in Florence at something over seven hours out from Milan.
The Villa VivianiSun Sep 25, 1892
September 25 Sunday – The Clemenses moved into the Villa Viviani, five miles outside of Florence, Italy