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Journal of a trip to the South Sea Islands in the schooner Caledonia belonging to Sydney, N.S.W. -- George Browning

 Unprocessed — Volume: MSS B885 J
Identifier: 2015-013-Fin

Content Description

Typescript copy. First 9 pages entitled ' Pedigree of the Davis family of London as reported to Harold Sorenson Esq of Christiania, Norway, by Samuel Browning, of the city of Auckland in the colony of New Zealand, 17th January, 1885. Subsequent 14 pages entitled 'Journal of a trip to the South Sea Islands in the schooner 'Caledonia' belonging to Syney, N.S.Wales.' Samuel Browning was the older brother of George Browning. Harold Sorenson's grandfather (Robert Kirkup Davis) was Samuel and George's uncle.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Provenance

Presented by Dr. Robert Stout and Vida Stout. Dr. Robert Stout Collection

Restrictions Apply

No

Access Restrictions

Access to this material is freely available for research and private study in the J.C.Beagelhole Room. For any use beyond this, please contact the J.C.beaglehole Room (jcbeaglehole.room@vuw.ac.nz) in the first instance.

Dates

  • 1832 - 1885

Creator

Extent

.5 linear_centimeters : 1 bound volume, 26 x 21 cm. 9, 14 leaves.

Inventory

Bound volume.