The Resource [Diary and related material], (microform)

[Diary and related material], (microform)

Label
[Diary and related material], 1882-1932
Title
[Diary and related material]
Inclusive dates
1882-1932
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mitchell Library microfilm reel no. CY 936 (243 frames). Describes Creaghe's journey from Sydney in the ship "Corea" with calls at Queensland ports, reaching Thursday Island 9 Jan. 1883, with arrival at Flinders telegraph station 14 Jan. 1883. It also describes the journey from Normanton to Port Darwin, sailing from Port Darwin from Sydney 22 Aug. 1883 on the steamer "Feilung". There are details, interalia, of meetings with Aborigines, hardships of the exploring party and the movements of its several members, the countryside, towns and stations visited. The account ends 5 Sept. 1883 before the "Feilung" reached Brisbane, and includes lists of baby clothes, recipes etc. The collection also includes part of a letter from the author at Katherine telegraph station to her father, Major G. C. Robinson, 12 July 1883
Biographical or historical data
The only woman member in Ernest Favenc's exploring party across Northern Australia in 1883.
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1861-1944
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Creaghe, Emily Caroline
Location of originals duplicates
Original held at the Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales (ML MSS 635 ; Z ML MSS.2982 ; ML Mss 552 ; ML C136 ; ML B1107 ; DL MS 10).
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Favenc, Ernest
  • Creaghe, Emily Caroline
  • Creaghe, Emily Caroline
  • Australia, Northern
  • Explorers
Label
[Diary and related material], (microform)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Roll no. CY 936
Base of film
safety base undetermined
Contents
  • Hume Nisbet
  • Frame nos. 350-515
  • Native dialect, Wirradurri spoken in the Wellington district, 1838
  • Rev. James Gunther
  • 516-590
  • Exchange wives (aplay staged in 1871)
  • Harold Stephen
  • Frames nos. 591-677
  • rabin or The Adventures of a colonist (A drama in 3 acts, 1847)
  • J.R. McLachlan
  • Frame nos. 1-45
  • Diary, 1883-1888
  • William Wynne
  • Frame nos. 46-188
  • Diary, 22 Dec.1882-5 Sept.1883 with related material, 1920-1932
  • Emily Caroline Creaghe
  • Frame nos. 289-349
  • Papers, 1888-1910
Control code
000021716396
Dimensions
35 mm.
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
silver halide
Extent
1 microfilm reel
Form of item
microfilm
Generation
unknown
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Partial copying and use. Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
silver halide positive
Positive negative aspect
positive
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/reductionRatio
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ReductionRatioRange
unknown
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Label
[Diary and related material], (microform)
Publication
Note
Roll no. CY 936
Base of film
safety base undetermined
Contents
  • Hume Nisbet
  • Frame nos. 350-515
  • Native dialect, Wirradurri spoken in the Wellington district, 1838
  • Rev. James Gunther
  • 516-590
  • Exchange wives (aplay staged in 1871)
  • Harold Stephen
  • Frames nos. 591-677
  • rabin or The Adventures of a colonist (A drama in 3 acts, 1847)
  • J.R. McLachlan
  • Frame nos. 1-45
  • Diary, 1883-1888
  • William Wynne
  • Frame nos. 46-188
  • Diary, 22 Dec.1882-5 Sept.1883 with related material, 1920-1932
  • Emily Caroline Creaghe
  • Frame nos. 289-349
  • Papers, 1888-1910
Control code
000021716396
Dimensions
35 mm.
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
silver halide
Extent
1 microfilm reel
Form of item
microfilm
Generation
unknown
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Partial copying and use. Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
silver halide positive
Positive negative aspect
positive
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/reductionRatio
--
ReductionRatioRange
unknown
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel

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