John William Croker - letter received from Marshall Waller Clifton, 19 July 1841

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John William Croker - letter received from Marshall Waller Clifton, 19 July 1841

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MLDOC 891

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92eV2y6Y

John William Croker - letter received from Marshall Waller Clifton, 19 July 1841

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John William Croker - letter received from Marshall Waller Clifton, 19 July 1841

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John William Croker - letter received from Marshall Waller Clifton, 19 July 1841

Date

1841

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MLDOC 891

Record Identifier

92eV2y6Y
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1 folder - 0.01 MetersTextual Records - (manuscript)
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Autograph letter signed by Marshall Waller Clifton to J.W. Croker from Australind, Western Australia, 19 July 1841. Clifton gives an account of conditions at Australind and his progress in founding a colony there under the auspices of the Western Australian Land Company. Also included is a copy of an advertisement for Hemming's patent improved port...

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John William Croker - letter received from Marshall Waller Clifton, 19 July 1841

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Digital order no: Album ID : 824006

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Information upgraded from Manuscripts MLDOCs (5-251B) as part of the eRecords Project, 2010-2011

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Source

Purchased from Winifred A. Myers, November 1965

Administrative / Biographical history

In 1840 Marshall Waller Clifton was appointed chief commissioner of the Western Australian Land Company's planned settlement at Australind, now a suburb of Bunbury.The company virtually ceased operations in 1843 and Clifton was retrenched. He was a member of the W.A. Legislative Council from 1851 to 1858.

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MLDOC 891

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92eV2y6Y

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