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Copies of the diaries of Jorgen Jorgensen, 1826-1827 : Hobart Town to Circular Head

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Meston, Archibald Lawrence and Jorgensen, Jorgen (1826) Copies of the diaries of Jorgen Jorgensen, 1826-1827 : Hobart Town to Circular Head. University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection, Australia. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Jorgensen was sentenced to transportation for life. He arrived in Van Diemen's Land in April 1826. He received a ticket-of-leave in June 1827 and, after a short-lived convict-clerkship, was assigned to the Van Diemen's Land Co. and sent to explore parts of the north and north-west of the island. Transcribed copies of the diaries of J. Jorgensen, include, Journey to
Ouse Plateau, Repat of Jorgensen to V.D.L. Co. on route
between Hobart and Circular Head, and Journal kept while
exploring from Circular Head to the Pieman River, 1826-7. From the Meston Papers, Private Deposit M.11/3-2

Item Type: Other
Keywords: Tasmania, van diemens land, social history, history, colony, colonial, Australia, indexes, University of Tasmania, Library, private deposits, archives, Collections, Special, Ouse Plateau, Circular Head, Pieman River
Publisher: University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection
Collections: Other Special Collections
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Date Deposited: 04 Jun 2014 02:29
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 05:01
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