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Letter from Charles Hassall to Eleanor Terry (nee Rouse), September 13, 1851

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Letter from Charles Hassall to Eleanor Terry (nee Rouse), September 13, 1851

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MLMSS 9774

Record identifier

9gkRWke9

Letter from Charles Hassall to Eleanor Terry (nee Rouse), September 13, 1851

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Letter from Charles Hassall to Eleanor Terry (nee Rouse), September 13, 1851

Full title

Letter from Charles Hassall to Eleanor Terry (nee Rouse), September 13, 1851

Date

September 13, 1851

Call Numbers

MLMSS 9774

Record Identifier

9gkRWke9
Physical Description

Contents

0.05 metres of textual material (1 folder) - 19.5 x 15.9 cm, folder to 65 x 100 cm. - manuscript

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Fonds

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

1 manuscript letter of 4 pages, written by Charles Hassall to his aunt, Eleanor Terry, dated South Creek, September 13, 1851.

Letter has been folded for posting. It bears an 1851 stamp, Queen Victoria, NSW, 2d, blue laureate. Also hand stamped, Windsor, New South Wales, 15 September.
Hand stamped, a Crown, Sydney, New South Wales, 16 Sep...

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Letter from Charles Hassall to Eleanor Terry (nee Rouse), September 13, 1851

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NOTES

Conservation note

Fragile, piece torn out

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Purchased from Lytlewode Press, January 2016

Administrative / Biographical history

Charles Hassall (1831-1863) was the nephew of Eleanor Terry (nee Rouse, 1813-1898), daughter of Richard Rouse, colonial public servant and landowner.
Richard Rouse came to Sydney with his wife Elizabeth as free settlers in 1801 and in 1813 began building the family home Rouse Hill. Six generations of the Rouse and Terry families occupied the ho...

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MLMSS 9774

Record Identifier

9gkRWke9

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1000495

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