A. C. Macdonald : sundry papers and pamphlets, Vol V (Scrapbook) ; Macdonald, ...

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Royal Historical Society of Victoria (RHSV)

Name/Title

A. C. Macdonald : sundry papers and pamphlets, Vol V (Scrapbook)

About this object

Transferred to Restricted Book Collection,Scrapbook [titled on spine: 'Sundry Papers, Volume V'], the items in which are dated mostly around the 1880s and 1900s, together with a contemporary index.,The papers include handwritten notes, letters, a facsimile of a proposed settlement in New South Wales in 1785, manuscript music, diagrams of silver mines at Silverton, and copies of two letters regarding Matthew Flinders and John Batman's Port Phillip expeditions.,Volume also includes a copy of 'The Tatler' (1898) in which are photographs and brief biographies of '100 Pioneers of Victoria'. (A separate contemporary index is held in the front of the book.) This item should be compared to 'The explorers and early colonists of Victoria; photographs of '713 people with accompanying list of their names and arrival dates' (T.F. Chuck) held at P-740.1-Pe. The various items contained in this volume are catalogued separately.

Maker

Macdonald, Alexander Cameron, 1828-1917

Measurements

1v. bd., printed newspaper cuttings, music, and ms.

Subject and Association Keywords

Macdonald, Alexander Cameron

Subject and Association Keywords

The Tatler

Subject and Association Keywords

Pioneers

Subject and Association Keywords

Tasmania

Collection

Manuscripts Collection

Object number

MS 000985 (LIB 005941) (X 919 .45 MAC)

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