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1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 205             Nuremberg to Zurich

2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 officers ask  a few
questions, but open
no trunks-
Now we are in bright
free happy Switzerland
Everything wears a
more enterprising aspect
than anything in Germany
or France-
Here we see the country        [-Zurich-]
well covered with neat farmhouses,  and for the first time in
Europe we find good shingle roofs, instead of the universal dull
red tiles of France and Germany.

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 At 4 ½ PM we reach Zurich, emerging from a mile-and-a
quarter tunnel,  the city at once bursts upon our view close
at hand, spreading along the shores of lake Zurich and up the
hillsides that surrounds it,     while the beautiful lake
hemmed in on all sides by highlands, or low mountains, stretches
out beyond winding out sight [sic] more like a wide river than a lake.

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 We stop in the new depot, the finest depot that I have seen
in any country,  an immense building, in cut stone resembling granite
of fine architectural proportions with extensive wings for offices-

5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 At 4 ½ PM [sic] we reach the Hotel ‘Baur au lac’ (Aug 31st)
hansomely situated on the lake shore with one branch of the river
Limmat, called the Gebenzen Graben, washing its western walls.
Notwithstanding our telegram we were compelled to accept apartments
on the third floor (always called 2nd  floor in Europe) and by some

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