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Papers of James Shaw, 1833-1968 [manuscript]
Bib ID 759567
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Shaw, James, 1815-1881
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1833-1968] 
32 cm. 
Summary

Correspondence 1821-1842; James Shaw, I am my brother: a farce in one act (1841); James Shaw, Wreck of Admella and other poems (1833-1875); Margaret A. Donoghoe, James Shaw 1815-1881: topographical artist and early colonist of South Australia (1968). (This includes a list of his paintings); Genealogical material (mainly birth, marriage and death certificates) relating to the Shaw and Ladd families; Press cuttings relating to James Shaw, 1849-1967.

Biography/History

Shaw arrived in South Australia in 1850 and worked at the Adelaide Post Office until 1861. He was an early member of the South Australian Art Society and after 1861 devoted himself entirely to art.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : MS 2278.

Photocopies.

Cited In

Guide to collections of manuscripts relating to Australia ; B837

Subjects Shaw, James, 1815-1881 -- Archives.  |  Shaw family.  |  Ladd family.  |  Artists -- Australia -- Archives.
Time Coverage 1833-1968 
Occupation Artists.

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