Italy | 6 August 1928

DATE August 6th 1928
PLACE Florence
Today is our free day & so shopping is the only thing on my brain & practically cleared my list here.

florence_collage_1928EDITOR’S NOTES
This home movie footage of Italy from 1928 is courtesy of the Oklahoma Historical Society and includes scenes from Florence that Vincent also visited the same year. The clip below highlights the Florence section. Please turn off or lower the audio here.

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Vincent Price Travel Journal 1928 (reproduced courtesy of Peter Fuller)

In 1962, Vincent recorded an audio tour of Italy for Colorslide Tours, a series of records on European travel and art. You can view them, in two parts, here.

[sic] Although Vincent misspells words in his journal, we have kept them as he wrote them.