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James Lyle Young - Journal, 1 Jan. 1880 - 9 July 1881

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James Lyle Young - Journal, 1 Jan. 1880 - 9 July 1881

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PMB 22

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nvg8K001

James Lyle Young - Journal, 1 Jan. 1880 - 9 July 1881

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James Lyle Young - Journal, 1 Jan. 1880 - 9 July 1881

Full title

James Lyle Young - Journal, 1 Jan. 1880 - 9 July 1881

Date

Canberra : Pacific Manuscripts Bureau [19--]

Call Numbers

PMB 22

Record Identifier

nvg8K001
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ne microfilm reel 35 mm

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Microfilm : PMB 22 (MLMSS 1796/3)

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

The journal describes Young's life as a trader for Capelle. His headquarters were at Guam, then the capital of Spain's settlements in the Mariana Islands. Young made frequent visits to other islands in the Marianas and also to islands in the Carolines and Marshalls

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James Lyle Young - Journal, 1 Jan. 1880 - 9 July 1881

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NOTES

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PMB (Australian National University. Pacific Manuscripts Bureau) ; 22
Available for reference
Guide to collections of manuscripts relating to Australia ; C1061
Microfilm copy of original held by Mitchell Library, Sydney

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James Lyle Young (1849-1929) was born in Londonderry, Ireland, and went to Australia with his parents in the mid-1850's. After working in Australia as a station-hand, Young, in 1870, went to Fiji where he was associated for five years with a cotton-planting venture at Taveuni. In April, 1875, he left Fiji on a trading voyage to Samoa. After playing...

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PMB 22

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nvg8K001

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