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James Backhouse Walker Literary Diary 1892-1898


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Walker, James Backhouse James Backhouse Walker Literary Diary 1892-1898. University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection, Australia. (Unpublished)

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James Backhouse Walker's Literary Diary November 1892- August 1898. Includes memories of Hobart from when he was ten, apparently by 1896 it was quite a tourist destination (26 January 1896). He writes about Mary getting a studio (22 February 1896), the Depression (1 May 1893), his insomnia (5 June 1893), the introduction of trams (4th August 1893), the death of his mother (4th August 1893). From the Walker Collection W9/C8(6)

Item Type: Other
Authors/Creators:Walker, James Backhouse
Keywords: Quaker, Religious Society of Friends, Tasmania, religious history, social history, Australia, James Backhouse Walker, literary diary, Hobart, Mary Augusta Walker, studio, insomnia, Depression, electric trams, Sarah Benson Walker
Publisher: University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection
Collections: Quaker Collection
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Date Deposited: 06 May 2008 05:39
Last Modified: 02 Jan 2015 05:16
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