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|Named Person:||Charles Le Hatt Beach; Asa I Fish|
|Document Type:||Archival Material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Asa I Fish; Asa Packer
|Notes:||In the Rare Books Room, University Libraries, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pa. (#1997-0037R/PS-V-MS-84).|
Within each volume Fish pasted newspaper clippings about the area, reports about the trip, railroad timetables, maps with the trip routes marked in blue pencil, hotel dinner menus, pamphlets about the area, horse race programs, and handbills for plays.
Volume 1 contains his account of his 1867 vacation in Cape May, including a letter from Pennsylvania railroad executive Asa Packer. Volumes 2 and 3 contain his accounts of summer vacations to the Catskill Mountains in New York, including the obituary for Charles L. Beach, proprietor for the Catskill Mountain House. Volume 4 contains his account of a railroad trip from Philadelphia to New Orleans for Mardi Gras, via Chicago, Louisville, and Cincinnati.