travel, America, family
At the dockside in Copenhagen on 21 March 1894, a worried father stood and waved goodbye to his eldest son, who had made the big decision of his life at the age of seventeen and was setting out to realize his dreams in the vast, unknown land of America. "Write soon, Christian," was the father's last word to his son. The very next day, Christian wrote his first letter
"THE TRAVEL DIARIES AND LETTERS,"
The Bridge: Vol. 31
, Article 8.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/thebridge/vol31/iss2/8