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Arthur Bowes Smyth - Journal [M933], 1787 Mar. 20-1789 Aug. 13

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Arthur Bowes Smyth - Journal [M933], 1787 Mar. 20-1789 Aug. 13

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M 933

Record identifier

nGm4VVMY

Arthur Bowes Smyth - Journal [M933], 1787 Mar. 20-1789 Aug. 13

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Arthur Bowes Smyth - Journal [M933], 1787 Mar. 20-1789 Aug. 13

Full title

Arthur Bowes Smyth - Journal [M933], 1787 Mar. 20-1789 Aug. 13

Date

Canberra : Australian Joint Copying Project, [19--]

Call Numbers

M 933

Record Identifier

nGm4VVMY
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microfilm reel 35 mm

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Fonds

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Microfilm : M 933

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Describes the voyage of the First Fleet, Smyth's stay in Australia and his return voyage via Tahiti and China. Details are given of treatment of the women convicts during the voyage and events in the first three months of the new colony, including comments on the behaviour of convicts and marines, encounters with the Aborigines and the fauna and fl...

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Arthur Bowes Smyth - Journal [M933], 1787 Mar. 20-1789 Aug. 13

NOTES

General note

Filmed as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project by the National Library of Australia and the State Library of New South Wales
National Library of Australia holds microfilm master
Manuscript copy possibly written some years after the voyage which does not appear to be in Smyth's hand. Differs from both the original journal held in the N...

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M 933

Record Identifier

nGm4VVMY

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432554

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