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Letter to Andrew Inglis Clark, Tasmania from Joseph G. Witton, Melbourne, dated 4th July 1883

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Witton, JG (1883) Letter to Andrew Inglis Clark, Tasmania from Joseph G. Witton, Melbourne, dated 4th July 1883. University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection, Australia. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Notes how American Independence Day is not celebrated in Melbourne but he did visit the American consulate and had a glass of champagne with Mr Spencer the Consul.Speaks of mutual friends.Letters between Andrew Inglis Clark, Tasmania and Joseph G. Witton, Melbourne, 13 Sept 1882 - 9 Dec 1885 regarding his work as a law clerk in Melbourne, his friends, especially Walter Gill, religion, the Unitarian Church, George Walters, Mrs Webster, visit of Moncure Conway in 1883, family, health, Miss Witton's estate in England, books, chess and the foundation of the Chess Club 1883-4, visit to Ballarat, U.S. Independence Day 1883. C4/C321

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Keywords: Tasmania, social history, Australia, Van Diemen's Land, Andrew Inglis Clark, Hobart, Federation, Australian Federation, Joseph G. Witton, Melbourne, law clerk American Independence DayTasmania, social history, Australia, Van Diemen's Land, Andrew Inglis Clark, Hobart, Federation, Australian Federation, Joseph G. Witton, Melbourne, law clerk, Walter Gill, Unitarian Church, George Walters, Mrs. Webster, Moncure Conway, Miss Witton, estate, England, books, chess, Chess Club, Ballarat, American Independence Day
Publisher: University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection
Additional Information: Licenced under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.5 Australia (CC BY-NC-ND 2.5) http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.5/au/
Date Deposited: 01 Sep 2011 00:17
Last Modified: 12 Nov 2012 00:15
URI: http://eprints.utas.edu.au/id/eprint/11321
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