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Letters from Governor Sir John Franklin and Government House to Captain Booth, Van Diemen's Land, 2 Oct and 29 Dec 1843
Franklin, John (1843) Letters from Governor Sir John Franklin and Government House to Captain Booth, Van Diemen's Land, 2 Oct and 29 Dec 1843. University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection. (Unpublished)
(Letters to Booth, 20 Oct and 29 Dec 1843)
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Letter from Governor Sir John Franklin to Captain Booth, Van Diemen's Land, dated 2 Oct 1843 regretting that he cannot visit Port Arthur and thanking Booth for documents giving numbers of prisoners etc.; and one from Government House, dated 29 Dec 1843, asking whether Booth would be interested in the appointment of Master of the Orphan School, knowing how his health had suffered from his arduous labours.
|Keywords:||Royal Society of Tasmania, Tasmania, social history, Australia, Van Diemen's Land, Sir John Franklin, Governor, Captain Booth, Commandant, Port Arthur, Orphan School|
|Publisher:||University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection|
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Royal Society Collection RS.31/11-12
|Date Deposited:||30 Nov 2010 04:01|
|Last Modified:||20 Nov 2015 02:18|
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