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Walker, George Washington (1838) George Washington Walker's Letter Book, 1836-8. University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection, Australia. (Unpublished)

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PDF (Letter to Rachel Priestman, 1836)
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PDF (Letter to Col. George Arthur, 1836)
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PDF (Letter to John Wilmot, 1837)
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PDF (Letter to George and Sarah Bell, 1837)
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PDF (Letter to Major Anderson, 1837)
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PDF (Letter to Robert Mather, 1837)
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PDF (Letter to Anna Maria Cotton, 1837)
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PDF (Letter to Francis and Anna Maria Cotton, 1837)
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PDF (Letter to John Macleod, 1837)
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PDF (Letter to Abraham Davy, August 1837)
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PDF (Letter to Captain Maconochie)
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PDF (Letter to Captain Maconochie, 1837)
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PDF (Letter to Abraham Davy, November 1837)
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PDF (Letter to Richard McBride Brown, 1838)
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PDF (Letter to Isaac Sherwin, 1838)
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PDF (Letter to Anna Maria Whitfield, 1838)
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PDF (Letter to Emma Freeman, 1838)
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Abstract

George Washington Walker's Letter Book consisting of seventeen letters whose subjects include the mission for Aborigines at Lake Macquarie, the difficulties of finding proper Quaker clothing in Australia, taking oaths, a dispute with Anna Maria Cotton over white kid gloves which George did not approve of her buying and Walker's attempts to sort out the problems of a young unmarried mother.

Item Type: Other
Keywords: Quaker, Religious Society of Friends, Tasmania, religious history, social history, Australia, letters, aborigines, Lake Macquarie, clothing, oaths, gloves, unmarried mother, Anna Maria Cotton, Rachel Priestman, Col. George Arthur, John Wilmot, George Bell, Sarah Bell, Major Anderson, Robert Mather, Francis Cotton, John Macleod, Abraham Davy, Captain Maconochie, Richard McBride Brown, Isaac Sherwin, Anna Maria Whitfield, Emma Freeman
Publisher: University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection
Additional Information: This material is subject to copyright protection. Further dealings with this material may be a copyright infringement.
Date Deposited: 13 Feb 2008 00:11
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 03:26
URI: http://eprints.utas.edu.au/id/eprint/2774
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