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Mr Richard Chilman's diary (or part of it)

 Fonds — Folder: MSS C537 (envelope)
Identifier: chir-P

Contents

The first five pages appear to be a record of correspondence June-December 1843 regarding land transactions. The remaining 41 pages are the diary, from the time of taking possession of a house at "Ewatoke" in Taranaki until the end of that year. Records the unfortunate accident of Captain Liardet with a gun on the Regina in November.

Dates

  • Creation: 1841-05-11 - 1843-12-03

Extent

.5 linear_centimeters (Envelope) : 5 + 41 leaves, not bound. ; 27 x 21cm.

Language of Materials

English

Provenance

Donated to the Library with the Dr Robert Stout collection. Copied frmm the original made available by New Plymouth Pubic Library.

Genre / Form

Title
Mr Richard Chilman's diary (or part of it)
Subtitle
J.C.Beaglehole Room - archives and manuscripts
Status
Completed
Author
Sue HIrst
Date
26 July 2019
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Tapuaka Heritage & Archive Collections - JC Beaglehole Reading Room, Victoria University of Wellington Library Repository

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