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Charles James Stratton Cecil letters, 1843-1860

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Charles James Stratton Cecil letters, 1843-1860

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MLMSS 1652

Record identifier

9O4olNpn

Charles James Stratton Cecil letters, 1843-1860

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Charles James Stratton Cecil letters, 1843-1860

Full title

Charles James Stratton Cecil letters, 1843-1860

Date

1843-1860

Call Numbers

MLMSS 1652

Record Identifier

9O4olNpn
Physical Description

Contents

1 volume of textual material

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Fonds

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Microfilm : CY 576, frames 196-323 (MLMSS 1652)

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

a. Letters, 1843-1860, from Charles Cecil mainly to his mother in Oxford, describing his life as an auctioneer's clerk, with brief comments on social conditions in Launceston, and on his experiences as a prospective farmer in the Port Phillip district and Western New South Wales. b. Letter, 18 Aug. 1843, from Eliza Randall, on the Isle of Wight to...

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Charles James Stratton Cecil letters, 1843-1860

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NOTES

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Keyword subjects:
Farmers -- Victoria -- Port Phillip -- Correspondence -- 19th century
Auctioneers -- Tasmania -- Launceston -- 19th century

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Administrative / Biographical history

Charles Cecil went to Launceston, Tasmania, at the age of 16, accompanied by Charles Randall, brother-in-law of his sister Eliza. In Launceston, Charles Cecil worked as a clerk to Charles James Weedon, auctioneer. He later moved to Port Phillip and Western New South Wales

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MLMSS 1652

Record Identifier

9O4olNpn

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422273

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