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Autograph letter signed by Major George Alexander Gordon, written from Port Dalrymple, to John Thomas Campbell, relating to the approaching visit of Governor Lachlan Macquarie to Van Diemen's Land, January? 1811; with cover sheet by Sir William Dixson

Call numbers

DLDOC 43

Record identifier

nmQdGxPn

Autograph letter signed by Major George Alexander Gordon, written from Port Dalrymple, to John Thomas Campbell, relating to the approaching visit of Governor Lachlan Macquarie to Van Diemen's Land, January? 1811; with cover sheet by Sir William Dixson

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Autograph letter signed by Major George Alexander Gordon, written from Port Dalrymple, to John Thomas Campbell, relating to the approaching visit of Governor Lachlan Macquarie to Van Diemen's Land, January? 1811; with cover sheet by Sir William Dixson

Full title

Autograph letter signed by Major George Alexander Gordon, written from Port Dalrymple, to John Thomas Campbell, relating to the approaching visit of Governor Lachlan Macquarie to Van Diemen's Land, January? 1811; with cover sheet by Sir William Dixson

Date

January? 1811

Call Numbers

DLDOC 43

Record Identifier

nmQdGxPn
Physical Description

Contents

1 folder of textual material (8 p.) - manuscript

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Fonds

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Full title

Autograph letter signed by Major George Alexander Gordon, written from Port Dalrymple, to John Thomas Campbell, relating to the approaching visit of Governor Lachlan Macquarie to Van Diemen's Land, January? 1811; with cover sheet by Sir William Dixson

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

Transferred from Spencer List to DLDOCs

Description source

Compiled from the Manuscripts DLDOCs as part of the eRecords Project, 2011-2012

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Bequeathed by Sir William Dixson, 1952
Spencer List number: Sp. 200

Administrative / Biographical history

Major George Alexander Gordon of the 73rd Regiment arrived in Sydney in 1810, where he was despatched by Governor Macquarie to Port Dalrymple as Commandant. In 1812 the office was abolished and Gorden recalled to his regiment. He left Sydney for Ceylon with a detachment of his regiment in 1814.

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Call Numbers

DLDOC 43

Record Identifier

nmQdGxPn

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Reference code

955939

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