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Papers of Philip Johnson 1852-1861 [manuscript]
Bib ID 1882443
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Johnson, Philip, 1836-1878
 
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Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1852-1861] 
22 cm. 
Summary

Journals, correspondence, diaries and notes kept by Johnson on his voyage to Australia; his travels and experiences in Australia. He made reference to Binalong, Yass, Gunning, Adelong and the Ovens Valley. Also included transcripts of letters, 1858-1860.

Biography/History

Johnson left England for the Australian goldfields in 1852. In 1853 he joined Lord Audley, the assistant surveyor on a party to Binalong. Later he went into farming and gold digging. He returned to England in 1859.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS 7627.

Photocopy.

Originals in private ownership.

Subjects Johnson, Philip, 1836-1878 -- Archives.  |  Binalong (N.S.W.) -- Description and travel.  |  Yass (N.S.W.) -- Description and travels.  |  Gunning (N.S.W.) -- Description and travel.  |  Adelong (N.S.W.) -- Description and travel.  |  Ovens River Valley (Vic.) -- Description and travel.
Time Coverage 1852-1861 
Occupation Travellers

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