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Oakden, Philip and Leake, John and Oakden, Georgiana (1828) Philip Oakden and family 1828-52 - letters to Leake. University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection, Australia. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Letters of Philip Oakden & family 1828 - 1852
Oakden's letters to Leake: Samuel Jackson, Leake's love of God, remembrances to "Sally", his
business and partnership with Gilles (1 Aug. 1828 letter incomplete); left Hamburg and is general
commission merchant, Daniel and Frederick Falconer (from Liverpool, U.K. 16 Feb. 1833); from
Launceston: druggist business available for John T. Leake (20 Dec. 1833); orange and lemon trees sent
by Mr Small received and forwarded, not seen anything of "John the doctor" but his name in paper amongst
arrivals, introduction of brother in law [Philip] Wigan, Oakden family had holiday at George Town and
enjoyed the sea bathing (14 Feb. 1846); letters from Georgiana, wife of Oakden: P.O.'s visit to Melbourne
(22 Oct. 1846); visits from Sarah Leake and Mrs Wigan, Oakden had severe attack "with violent pain",
Philip Wigan's death (8 Feb. 1851); Philip poorly and to recruit his strength before his return to school
Mrs O. would accept Mrs Leake's offer of hospitality, and Georgiana too as Leake's spare bed "so
capacious"(1852).

Also letters concerning board and education of August Oakden from Samuel and
Elizabeth Horton and Rev. J. Mackersey (31 May - 2 Sept. 1836,3 Jan. 1837). Letterfrom J.W. Gleadow:
Oakden's death, request for information on him and his business for a memorial (31 July 1851).
From the Leake Family Papers L1/B474-486

Item Type: Other
Keywords: Tasmania, social history, Australia, Van Diemen's Land, John Leake, Campbell Town, VDL 1830-1835
Publisher: University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection
Collections: Leake Collection
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Date Deposited: 04 Jun 2014 01:07
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 05:01
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