¶ 2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 Rudolph, Leopold, Frederick 3rd, Albert 2nd, several Dukes, and several wifes [sic] of monarchs. After all this fuss the Emperor Maximillian 1st was not buried here, but in a chapel in the town of Wiener-Neustadt.
¶ 3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 We, after a little delay, gained admittance into the old Palace which still looks clean inside and out although quite plain. It is only about three weeks since the Empress of Austria (to whom it belongs) honored it with a short sojourn- The apartments although plain for a Palace, are elegant, warmly and comfortably furnished, green-room, blue-room, orange colored, pink +c all in silks-sidewalls furniture and all, with tasteful and delicate gildings overhead.
¶ 4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 Several of the large apartments are thickly hung with full length portraits of Marie Thérése’s family of sixteen children and other relatives. And the ladies dresses were remarkable in style, having a kind of hoop-skirt that projected straight out from each side of the waist about two feet so that her waist appeared to emerge above an oval silk covered table five feet across its top-
¶ 5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 The stoves are also remarkable, all through the German states. Generally they are of porcelain painted white and ornamented with gilt trimmings, of various highths [sic] up to ten feet, and the fire is introduced at the back from an adjoining room or closet-