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George Elde Darby family papers, ca. 1848-1862

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George Elde Darby family papers, ca. 1848-1862

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MAV/FM4/5711

Record identifier

1wN2LJRn

George Elde Darby family papers, ca. 1848-1862

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George Elde Darby family papers, ca. 1848-1862

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George Elde Darby family papers, ca. 1848-1862

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Date

ca. 1848-1862

Call Numbers

MAV/FM4/5711

Record Identifier

1wN2LJRn
Physical Description

Contents

1 microfilm reel of textual material - negative

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Fonds

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

a. Account book of William Campbell Darby, ca. 1848-ca. 1860
b. Notebook of George Elde Darby, 1851
c. Survey book of Francis William Darby, 186- mainly relating to work in Liverpool Plains
d. Diaries of George Elde Darby, 1855-1857, 1862

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George Elde Darby family papers, ca. 1848-1862

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NOTES

General note

Filmed by W. and F. Pascoe Pty Ltd, February 1972

Transcripts of the diaries are at MLMSS 2276

Description source

Information transferred from Manuscripts Leaf Catalogue No. 1 (6-594 C) as part of the eRecords Project, 2010-2011

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

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Originals of account book, note book and survey book are in private possession ¶¶Originals of diaries are in Newcastle Public Library

Administrative / Biographical history

G. E. Darby, 1807-1867, arrived in New South Wales in 1839 and worked as a surveyor. He and his son, Francis William Darby surveyed for the Australian Agricultural Company ca. 1852-1857. His brother William Campbell Darby, 1888 -1869, sheep farmer, also worked for the Australian Agricultural Company

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MAV/FM4/5711

Record Identifier

1wN2LJRn

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931244

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