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Papers of Mrs. H. King, 1928-1938 [microform]
Bib ID 17771
Format MicroformMicroform, ManuscriptManuscript
Author
King, H. Mrs
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1928-1938] 
22 cm. (23 folders) 
Summary

Contains letters to Mrs. H. King from people claiming to be descendents of Captain James Cook. Also contains notes, newspaper cuttings, genealogical tables, photographs and printed material relating to Captain Cook and his descendents. Reel 1. Correspondents A-P. Reel 2. Correspondents R-W and miscellaneous material.

Biography/History

Around 1928, Mrs H. King, who believed her family were related to Captain James Cook, advertised in a number of papers for all relatives of James Cook to write to her.

Notes

Originals held by the National Library of Australia at MS 2405.

Reproduction Microfilm. Canberra, A.C.T. : National Library of Australia, 1993. 2 microfilm reels ; 35 mm. 
Subjects King, H. Mrs -- Archives.  |  Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Family.  |  Cook family -- Genealogy.  |  Genealogists -- Great Britain -- Archives.
Time Coverage 1928-1938 
Occupation Genealogists.

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    Copy: 2 Reels Hughes Collection Papers of Mrs H. King
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    Mfm G24982-83 Main Reading Room - Newspapers and Family History
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