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UNSPECIFIED (2011) W.A Pearce Index: Royal Society Collection. Royal Society of Tasmania, University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection, Australia. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Child's copybook, William Alfred Pearce, (Somerset House School) 1860. Diary 1863, Aug. 31 - 31 May 1864. Diary probably of W.A. Pearce - noting weather, jobs on board,etc. Ship's Log 1865, Feb - Sept. 1866. Log of the brig 'Wild Wave' (master, W.A.Pearce) on voyages from Hobart to Taranaki and Valparaiso, etc. Letter 6 Feb. 1868 Letter from W.A. Pearce to his brother, describing weather, ship - heavy rigged and making 20 inches water a day, to be caulked in Mauritius. Photograph of brig 'Wild Wave', at wharf, red ensign and 'house flag' blue with white star, painted in. N.D. RS 81

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
Collections: Royal Society Collection
Other Special Collections
Additional Information: RS 81
Date Deposited: 30 Jun 2011 01:07
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 04:19
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