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Ernest Favenc - Diary of expedition in Northern Territory from Powell's Creek to Daly Waters, May 28 to July 1883

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B 879

Record identifier

1bGdaxXY

Ernest Favenc - Diary of expedition in Northern Territory from Powell's Creek to Daly Waters, May 28 to July 1883

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Ernest Favenc - Diary of expedition in Northern Territory from Powell's Creek to Daly Waters, May 28 to July 1883

Full title

Ernest Favenc - Diary of expedition in Northern Territory from Powell's Creek to Daly Waters, May 28 to July 1883

Date

1883

Call Numbers

B 879

Record Identifier

1bGdaxXY
Physical Description

Contents

1 book - 0.01 Meters

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Fonds

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Issue Copy

Microfilm : CY 2581, frames 119-156 (B 879).

Photocopy : MLMSS 7721. This is a transcription of the original diary at B 879, by Peter Monteath and James Anderson, 2006.

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

`The diary records a kind of expedition-within-an-expedition. The larger expedition commenced from Gregory Downs Station in northern Queensland on 14 April 1883. Led by Favenc, its other members were Lindsay Crawford and the recently married couple Emily Caroline Creaghe and Harry Creaghe. Emily Caroline Creaghe kept a diary of the full expedition,...

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Ernest Favenc - Diary of expedition in Northern Territory from Powell's Creek to Daly Waters, May 28 to July 1883

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NOTES

General note

A printed transcription of the diary is held at MLMSS 7721.

Digital order no:Album ID : 823797

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by Elizabeth Favenc in 1932

Administrative / Biographical history

Ernest Favenc (1845-1908), explorer, journalist and historian, was born on 21 October 1845 at Walworth, Surrey, England. Educated at the Werderscher Gymnasium in Berlin and at Temple College, Cowley, Oxfordshire, he arrived in Sydney in 1864 where he worked on stations in North Queensland and occasionally wrote for the Queenslander. In 1877 Favenc...

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B 879

Record Identifier

1bGdaxXY

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456467

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