Manuscripts

Isabel Justelius papers relating to Frank H. Tuckey, 1942-1943, ca. 1990

Export this record

Export selected records

Export record to excel

File type to download

Beta version

Record title

Isabel Justelius papers relating to Frank H. Tuckey, 1942-1943, ca. 1990

Call numbers

MLMSS 8581

Record identifier

1l4drq21

Isabel Justelius papers relating to Frank H. Tuckey, 1942-1943, ca. 1990

ACCESS
https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/1l4drq21

Isabel Justelius papers relating to Frank H. Tuckey, 1942-1943, ca. 1990

Full title

Isabel Justelius papers relating to Frank H. Tuckey, 1942-1943, ca. 1990

Date

1942-1943, ca. 1990

Call Numbers

MLMSS 8581

Record Identifier

1l4drq21
Physical Description

Contents

0.04 metres of textual material (1 box)

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Fonds

Access and use

Copying Conditions

Copyright status : In copyright - This collection has multiple rights owners

Research & study copies allowed : Applies to the writings by Frank H. Tuckey and the transcriptions by Rita Appleyard

Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales and Courtesy copyright holders

Terms of use

Ask a Librarian online or in the reading room.

More information

SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

This collection chiefly documents Private Frank Tuckey’s term as a POW in Changi, including his ‘epistles’, being personal letters, to his fiancée, Isabel Justelius, received by her after the war.

1. Letters from F. H. Tuckey to Isabella Justelius, nos 1-7, 14 July 1942-23 Aug. 1942 (15 pp.). Written in pencil.

2. ‘Epistles’ to Isabe...

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Isabel Justelius papers relating to Frank H. Tuckey, 1942-1943, ca. 1990

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Bequeathed by Isabel Justelius, 2011

Administrative / Biographical history

Francis Harmston Tuckey (1904-1944), soldier, was born in South Grafton, NSW. He lived in North Sydney and worked in the NSW Department of Agriculture where he met his fiancée, Isabel Justelius (1913-2011). He enlisted in the 2nd AIF and, soon after their engagement in June 1941, sailed with the 2/30 Battalion for service in Singapore and Malaya....

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

MLMSS 8581

Record Identifier

1l4drq21

Permalink

https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/1l4drq21

OTHER IDENTIFIERS

Reference code

981220

How to access this item