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Charles Henry Leake's Journal, Van Diemen's Land, 17 Feb 1839 - 6 June 1840

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Leake, Charles Henry Charles Henry Leake's Journal, Van Diemen's Land, 17 Feb 1839 - 6 June 1840. University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection, Australia. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Journal of Charles Henry Leake, son of John and Elizabeth Leake, Van Diemen's Land, 17 Feb 1839 - 6 June 1840. The diary is very neatly and carefully written, noting weather, visitors including Sir John and Lady Franklin and Archdeacon Hutchins, farm work including carpentery, and the kitchen garden. There are also scribbles, writing practice (probably earlier), lists of furniture and household necessities. In the reverse of the volume are rough accounts of supplies for men c.1850. L1/H80

Item Type: Other
Keywords: Tasmania, social history, Australia, Van Diemen's Land, Charles Henry Leake, John Leake, Elizabeth Leake, weather, diary, journal, Sir John Franklin, Lady Franklin, Jane Franklin, Archdeacon Hutchins, farm work, carpentry, kitchen garden, furniture, supplies, accounts
Publisher: University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection
Additional Information: This material is subject to copyright protection. Further dealings with this material may be a copyright infringement.
Date Deposited: 09 Dec 2010 00:54
Last Modified: 20 May 2014 05:00
URI: http://eprints.utas.edu.au/id/eprint/10369
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