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David Rae - The Admirable Crichton. John Rae (1813-1900), 2004

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David Rae - The Admirable Crichton. John Rae (1813-1900), 2004

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MLMSS 7495

Record identifier

1kVdzkkn

David Rae - The Admirable Crichton. John Rae (1813-1900), 2004

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David Rae - The Admirable Crichton. John Rae (1813-1900), 2004

Full title

David Rae - The Admirable Crichton. John Rae (1813-1900), 2004

Author / Creator

Date

2004

Call Numbers

MLMSS 7495

Record Identifier

1kVdzkkn
Physical Description

Contents

1 box - 0.05 Meters

Textual Records - (typescript)

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Fonds

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

A biographical volume containing copies of letters, newscuttings, pictures and other documents relating to the life of John Rae compiled, with additional notes and commentary, by his great grandson David Rae.

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Full title

David Rae - The Admirable Crichton. John Rae (1813-1900), 2004

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CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Acquired from David Rae, December 2004

Administrative / Biographical history

John Rae, artist, photographer, author and public servant, arrived in Sydney from Scotland in 1839. In 1843 he was appointed Sydney's first full-time Town Clerk. Other positions he held in a career that lasted 50 years were City Commissioner and Under-Secretary for Public Works. As an artist he is known for his watercolours of colonial life in Syd...

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MLMSS 7495

Record Identifier

1kVdzkkn

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442742

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