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Correspondence [microform] : [M1133], 1851-1854
Bib ID 727577
Format MicroformMicroform, ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Bottomley, William
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. 
Description Canberra : Australian Joint Copying Project, [19--] 
1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. 
Summary

Letters written to William Bottomley of Belfast from Robert Thomson, brother of Bottomley's wife Anna; William Thomson (Lord Kelvin), also Anna's brother; members of the Heap family, related by marriage to Bottomley's sister Elizabeth; and Thomas D. Bottomley, brother of William. The letters include an account of Robert's journey per Simlah to New Zealand in 1851. Robert settled at Owhiro, Otago and describes church, social and farming activities, and his financial arrangements. Thomas D. Bottomley writes from Sydney of conditions there and in Melbourne, the gold fields, and prospects for immigrants, especially in business.

Notes

Filmed as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project by the National Library of Australia and the State Library of New South Wales.

National Library of Australia holds microfilm master.

Australian Joint Copying Project miscellaneous series M1133.

Microfilm copy of originals held by the National Library of Scotland, George IV Bridge, Edinburgh, Scotland.

Cited In

Australian Joint Copying Project handbook. Part 8 : Miscellaneous [M series], Entry 191.

Index/Finding Aid Note Descriptive list filmed on reel (9 p.). 
Subjects Bottomley, William - Correspondence.  |  Thomson, Robert, - active 1851-1854 - Correspondence.  |  Kelvin, William Thomson, - Baron, - 1824-1907 - Correspondence.  |  Bottomley, Thomas D. - Correspondence.  |  Heap family - Correspondence.  |  New Zealand - Social conditions - 19th century.  |  Australia - Social conditions - 1851-1891.
Time Coverage 1851-1854 
Other authors/contributors Kelvin, William Thomson, Baron, 1824-1907  |  Thompson, Robert, active 1851-1854  |  Bottomley, Thomas D  |  Heap family  |  National Library of Australia  |  Australian Joint Copying Project  |  State Library of New South Wales
Terms of Use Requests for copies of the microfilm have to be referred to the owner through Dr Rae in the National Library of Scotland. 
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500 |aFilmed as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project by the National Library of Australia and the State Library of New South Wales.
500 |aNational Library of Australia holds microfilm master.
506 |aAvailable for reference.
510 4 |aAustralian Joint Copying Project handbook. Part 8 : Miscellaneous [M series],|cEntry 191.
520 |aLetters written to William Bottomley of Belfast from Robert Thomson, brother of Bottomley's wife Anna; William Thomson (Lord Kelvin), also Anna's brother; members of the Heap family, related by marriage to Bottomley's sister Elizabeth; and Thomas D. Bottomley, brother of William. The letters include an account of Robert's journey per Simlah to New Zealand in 1851. Robert settled at Owhiro, Otago and describes church, social and farming activities, and his financial arrangements. Thomas D. Bottomley writes from Sydney of conditions there and in Melbourne, the gold fields, and prospects for immigrants, especially in business.
524 |aAustralian Joint Copying Project miscellaneous series M1133.
535 1 |aMicrofilm copy of originals held by the National Library of Scotland, George IV Bridge, Edinburgh, Scotland.
540 |aRequests for copies of the microfilm have to be referred to the owner through Dr Rae in the National Library of Scotland.
555 0 |aDescriptive list filmed on reel (9 p.).
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700 1 |aThompson, Robert,|dactive 1851-1854.
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700 3 |aHeap family.
710 2 |aNational Library of Australia.
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710 2 |aState Library of New South Wales.
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