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Melbourne's missing chronicle: Being the journal of preparations for departure to and proceedings at Port Philip by John Pascoe Fawkner (Don Woodward Collection)

From the Collection of Unions Ballarat 24 Camp Street Ballarat Victoria

Description
Book; 108 pages.

Dust jacket (with plastic covering): black and red background; reproduction of a page from Fawkner's journals; black and white lettering; editor's and authors' names and title.
Cover:
Size
24 cm
Object Registration
B0580
Keywords
btlc, ballarat trades hall, ballarat trades and labour council, fawkner, john pascoe, history - melbourne, social customs, autobiography
Historical information
John Pascoe Fawkner was an early settler in Port Philip Bay and (disputably) identified himself as having founded Melbourne. A journal that includes observation of the social life and customs of the period.
When Made
1982
Made By
Fawkner, John Pascoe (Maker), Billot, C.P. (Maker), Clark, Manning (Maker)
Significance
Autobiographical and historical (Melbourne).
Inscriptions & Markings
Remainder sale mark.
Last updated
8 Aug 2018 at 2:50PM