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Reference to index of record of Peter Harrisson's diary: Memorandum of a voyage to Van Diemen's Land 1822

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Harrisson, Peter (2010) Reference to index of record of Peter Harrisson's diary: Memorandum of a voyage to Van Diemen's Land 1822. University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection, Australia. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Peter Harrisson arrived in Van Diemen's Land via the 'Macclesfield' on 8/9/1822. He received a grant of 2000 acres at Oatlands, lived at Grove House, Jericho, married Mary Lloyd Owen of Jericho and died an 20 July 1869, aged 78. It is the diary of the voyage to Van Diemen's Land 1 Feb -8 Sept 1822, with such observations as may prove useful to future migrants. Original diary of 96 pp notebook held in Royal Society of Tasmania archives. This is a typescript copy of the original with index. LOCATION OF ORIGINAL: Royal Society Library, RS 47

Item Type: Other
Keywords: Tasmania, van diemens land, social history, history, colony, colonial, Australia, indexes, University of Tasmania, Library, private deposits, archives, Collections, catalogue, Special, index,
Publisher: University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection
Additional Information: University of Tasmania Library, Special and Rare Materials Collection - Private Deposit H.14
Date Deposited: 06 Jun 2011 02:37
Last Modified: 28 Feb 2013 01:53
URI: http://eprints.utas.edu.au/id/eprint/10939
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