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Letter from Michael Maxwell Shaw to William Boyer about the 'Castra' settlement Index: Royal Society Collection

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UNSPECIFIED (2011) Letter from Michael Maxwell Shaw to William Boyer about the 'Castra' settlement Index: Royal Society Collection. Royal Society of Tasmania, University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection, Australia. (Unpublished)

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Letter from Michael Maxwell Shaw to William Boyer about the 'Castra' settlement - "I think that a society of gentlemen at Castra would do much to establish a sound tone of feeling and manners through the island." He also describes his own home 'Deans Point, La Trobe, formerly a coal mine and good dairy land.(1 letter of 3 folded pages, slightly damaged)Letter 7 July 1869 RS.66

Item Type: Other
Keywords: Tasmania, Royal Society of Tasmania, science, natural science, social history, Australia, indexes, University of Tasmania, Library, private deposits, archives, Collections, catalogue, Special, Van Diemen's Land,
Publisher: Royal Society of Tasmania, University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection
Additional Information: RS 66
Date Deposited: 28 Jun 2011 02:35
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 04:19
URI: http://eprints.utas.edu.au/id/eprint/11238
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