State Library of Victoria > La Trobe Journal

No 9 April 1972

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Select List of Additions to the Australian Manuscript and Historical Picture Collections, 1971

  • a’Beckett, Thomas Turner — Diary of a voyage from Plymouth to Melbourne on board Andromache, 1850–1851. Pres. by R. a'B. Chomley, Esq.
  • Adeney, Henry — Diary of a voyage to Australia on board Aerolite, 1855. Savin copy. Original in the possession of H. A. Adeney, Esq.
  • Chomley, Eliza — My memories, 1920. Savin copy. Typescript in the possession of Miss D. B. Chomley.
  • Clarke, John — Diaries, 1871–1918. 15 vols. Account books, etc., 1854–1920. 16 vols. Pres. by G. Clarke, Esq.
  • Congregational Churches of Victoria — Records. 18 feet. Pres. by the Congregational Union of Victoria. Restricted until processed.
  • Cotton, John — Letterbook, 1848–1849. Xerox copy. Original in the possession of J. C. Le Souef, Esq.
  • Cotton, John — Letters to Robert Hudson, May-July 1843. Two letters. Purchase.
  • Crooke, Edward — Papers, c. 1842–1856. Savin copies. 1 foot. Microfilm. 3 reels. Originals in the possession of E. Crooke. Esq.
  • Daily journal … on board the Meteor on her voyage from Greenock to Melbourne, 1854 (Anonymous). Purchase.
  • Docker, Rev. Joseph — Journal of a voyage from London to Sydney on board Adams, 1828. On long-term loan from S. Docker, Esq.
  • Dowling, Alfred — A journal of proceedings on board the ship Blackwall, London to Melbourne, 1854–1856. Purchase.
  • Fiji, Government — Correspondence of Fijian government departments, 1872–1880. 21 vols. Typescript. Purchase.
  • Fisken family — Papers, 1847–1893. Savin copies. 1 inch. Originals in the possession of J. Fisken, Esq.
  • Fleming, H. — Diary of a voyage from Glasgow to Melbourne on board Loch Torridon, 1885. Xerox copy. Original in the possession of H. Fleming, Esq.
  • Grinton, Frederick S. — Tragowel as I knew it. Savin copy. Typescript in the possession of F. S. Grinton, Esq.
  • Hepburn, George Stuart — Diaries, 1869–1902. 25 vols. Estate of the late Norman MacGeorge, Esq.
  • Hepburn, John — Logbooks, 1828–1830, 1832–1833. 2 vols. Estate of the late Norman MacGeorge, Esq.
  • Hodgson, John — Account books, 1847–1852. 3 vols. Pres. by the Hon. S. Merrifield.
  • Hodgson, John — A trip to the diggins (sic); by a Port Phillippian, June 1851. Pres. by the Hon. S. Merrifield.
  • Joske, Adolph — Letterbook, 1876–1881. Purchase.
  • Lang family — Papers, c. 1846–1858. 3 inches. Pres. by Miss H. and Dr. P. Lang.
  • Le Souef, Caroline — Journal of a voyage from London to Melbourne on board Superb, n.d. Xerox copy. Original in the possession of J. C. Le Souef, Esq.
  • Le Souef, Willim H. Dudley — Journal of a voyage to India, Africa, America, etc., 1881–1884. 2 vols. Xerox copy. Original in the possession of J. C. Le Souef, Esq.
  • Lewis, Brian. Professor — Papers, 1941–1970. 4 feet. Pres. by Professor B. Lewis. Restricted.
  • Library Association of Australia. Special Libraries’ Section. Victorian Division — Correspondence, minute books, 1951–1968. 1 foot. Pres. by Miss D. Nicholas on behalf of the Association.
  • Lindsay, Sir Lionel — Papers, 1898–1963. 3 ¾ feet. Pres. by Peter Lindsay, Esq. Restricted.
  • Lyall, Charles — Sketchbooks and diary of a voyage to Australia on board Queen of the South, 1854. Microfilm. 1 reel. Originals in the possession of P. Harvey Esq.
  • McArthur, John Neil — Diaries, 1884–1915. 19 vols. Savin copies. Originals in the possession of A. McArthur, Esq.
  • McCrae family — Letters of Georgiana McCrae. Andrew Murison McCrae and George Gordon McCrae, 1853–1918. Approx. 240 letters. Pres. by Mrs. E. van Eupen.
  • Metal Trades Industry Association of Australia — Records, 1930–1970. 90 feet. Pres. by D. G. Fowler, Esq., on behalf of the Association.
  • Moodie, William — Memoirs. Xerox copy. Original in the possession of Mrs. K. P. Palmer.
  • Neighbour, George Henry. Judge — Papers. 18 feet. Pres. by Mrs. A. Gibson. Restricted until processed.
  • Opie, Roy — Letters, c. 1960–1968. 12 letters. Sketches, 1945–1967. Pres. by Mrs. E. Mudge.
  • Pacific Manuscripts Bureau — Papers relating to the Pacific Islands. Microfilm. 204 reels. Purchase.
  • Pearson, Charles Henry — Correspondence of C. H. Pearson and his family, 1849–1926. Microfilm. 5 reels. Purchase.
  • Pearson, Charles Henry — Letters of C. H. Pearson and his family to Alfred Deakin, 1872–1907. 14 letters. Xerox copies. Purchase.
  • Phillips, Arthur Angell — Correspondence, 1940–1971. Approx. 100 letters. Pres. by A. A. Phillips, Esq.
  • Preston, Charles A. — A great Australian (biography of Samuel Mauger). Microfilm. 1 reel. Purchase.
  • Richardson, James — Diaries, 1854–1882. 23 vols. Savin copies. Originals in the possession of Mrs. A. Richardson.
  • Slim, Sir William — Letters to Sir Daryl Lindsay,

    Post Office, Melbourne

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    1955–1969. 25 letters. Pres. by Maj.-General R. R. McNicoll. Restricted.
  • Smith, James — Diary, 1863. Microfilm. 1 reel. 2 letters, 1892. Xerox copies. Purchase.
  • Soilleux, Henry G., and Soilleux, Garnett — Letterbook, 1887–1919. Pres. by Mrs. J. S. Soilleux.
  • Steele, Alexander J. — Railwayman's diaries, 1905–1916. 11 vols. Purchase.
  • Thomson, Dr. Alexander — Diaries, 1833–1835, 1854, and other papers. Savin copies. 1 inch. Originals in the possession of S. R. C. Wood, Esq.
  • Warrnambool Housing Trust Society — Minute books, letterbooks, registers, 1870–1928. 9 feet. On long-term loan from W. Hudson, Esq.
  • Westgarth family — Letters of William Westgarth, Ellison Westgarth, reminiscences of Susan and Sophia Westgarth, 1840-c. 1915. Typescript. Originals in the possession of W. Spowers, Esq.
  • Wills family — Papers, c. 1812–1921. Savin copies. 1 inch. Originals in the possession of Mrs. Wills Cooke.
  • Wrede, Robert — Letterbook, 1842–1848, and music manuscripts. Pres. by the Hon. S. Merrifield.
  • Airspy” Collection of aerial photographs of Victoria. c. 1925–1945. Purchase.
  • Britton, F. — Julian Ashton. Portrait. 1928, etching. Purchase.
  • Lindsay, L. — Norman Lindsay at Falconbridge. Etching. Purchase.
  • Melbourne Post Office; c. 1862, water-colour, unsigned. Pres. by T. N. M. Buesst, Esq.
  • Whittock, N. — The City of Melbourne drawn from official surveys taken in 1854 by G. Teale, Esq., Melbourne. Col. engraving. Purchase.