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Petition and letter regarding repeal of Act regulating sale of alcohol

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Walker, George Washington (1855) Petition and letter regarding repeal of Act regulating sale of alcohol. University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection, Australia. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Petition to the Legislative Council not to repeal an Act regulating the sale of alcohol and a letter concerning it from George Washington Walker to William Barnett. He wanted Barnett to get up a similar petition in his district, the Huon. In it he says the petitioners must understand what they sign, be adult (or old enough to understand) and male.

Item Type: Other
Keywords: Quaker, Religious Society of Friends, Tasmania, religious history, social history, Australia, Van Diemen's Land, VDL, George Washington Walker, Legislative Council, alcohol, Act, William Barnett, Huon
Publisher: University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection
Collections: Quaker Collection
Additional Information: This material is subject to copyright protection. Further dealings with this material may be a copyright infringement.
Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2007 06:43
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 03:23
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