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Letter from William Mitchell Boyd in Sydney to John Dudingston [i.e. Duddingston] in Edinburgh, 13 June 1847 and typed transcript

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MLMSS 8348

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16AJrrDn

Letter from William Mitchell Boyd in Sydney to John Dudingston [i.e. Duddingston] in Edinburgh, 13 June 1847 and typed transcript

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Letter from William Mitchell Boyd in Sydney to John Dudingston [i.e. Duddingston] in Edinburgh, 13 June 1847 and typed transcript

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Letter from William Mitchell Boyd in Sydney to John Dudingston [i.e. Duddingston] in Edinburgh, 13 June 1847 and typed transcript

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Date

1847

Call Numbers

MLMSS 8348

Record Identifier

16AJrrDn
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0.01 metres of textual material (1 folder)

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Copyright status : In copyright

Research & study copies allowed : Author has been deceased for more than 50 years

Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales and courtesy copyright holder

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Boyd writes about his associates, business affairs in New England and a trip to Sydney with his wife Anne to do some shopping. He drove down in an eight horse phaethon, travelling 25-40 miles per day. He also discusses his brother Archibald's situation. Archibald was forced to liquidate his holdings and leave the colony the following year. A tr...

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Letter from William Mitchell Boyd in Sydney to John Dudingston [i.e. Duddingston] in Edinburgh, 13 June 1847 and typed transcript

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CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

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Purchased from Hordern House, 24 November 2011

Administrative / Biographical history

William Mitchell Boyd, brother of Archibald Boyd was a prominent landholder in the Glen Innes area. He was appointed a magistrate in 1843 and became involved in horse-breeding and racing.

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MLMSS 8348

Record Identifier

16AJrrDn

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