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Henry Rae papers, ca. 1818-1840

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Henry Rae papers, ca. 1818-1840

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MLMSS 4125/vol. 1X

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nV2qllgn

Henry Rae papers, ca. 1818-1840

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Henry Rae papers, ca. 1818-1840

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Henry Rae papers, ca. 1818-1840

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Date

ca. 1818-1840

Call Numbers

MLMSS 4125/vol. 1X

Record Identifier

nV2qllgn
Physical Description

Contents

1 outsize volume of textual material

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Fonds

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Contents

Series 01: Henry Rae, 1824-1840
A. Letters received 1824-1833
Included two letters by James Dunlop, superintendent of the Government Observatory at Parramatta, N.S.W. 30 June-4 August 1833
B. Will, 10 August 1840

Series 02: Jean Rae, Mrs Henry nee Gordon, ca. 1818-1833
A. Correspondence, ca. 1818-1833
Includes two letters by H...

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Henry Rae papers, ca. 1818-1840

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NOTES

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Information transferred from Manuscripts Leaf Catalogue No. 1 (5-547 C) as part of the eRecords Project, 2010-2011

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Administrative / Biographical history

Henry Rae emigrated from Scotland to New South Wales in ca. 1822. On his arrival in Sydney in ca. 1823, Rae set himself up as a saddler. Later he received a grant of land in the vicinity of Turro and Beresfield, N.S.W. Consequently, he moved to the nearby town of Maitland, N.S.W. Henry Rae married Jean Gordon, daughter of Maurice and Mary Gordo...

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MLMSS 4125/vol. 1X

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nV2qllgn

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