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Papers of Walter Jervoise Scott (as filmed by the AJCP) [microform] : [M2469-2475], 1862-1898
Bib ID 2299054
Format ManuscriptManuscript, MicroformMicroform, OnlineOnline
Author
Scott, Walter Jervoise
 
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Access Conditions Available for reference. 
Description Canberra : Australian Joint Copying Project, [19--] 
8 microfilm reels ; 35 mm. 
Summary

1. Letterbooks, 1866-1897 concerning the running of the proterty. 2. Photograph albums of Australian scenes, family, Aborigines, etc. 3. Correspondence and other papers, 1862-68 concerning the running of the properties and new settlement at Cape York. 4. Financial statements and estimates, station accounts and correspondence, 1872-96. 5. Correspondence, 1890-98. 6. Description of Valley of Lagoons, Herbert Vale and surrounding country from the inception of the enterprise to 1898. 7. Financial reviews and summary including a survey of causes of the failure of the enterprise. 8. Maps of Charters Towers district, the Townsville-Cardwell district, North Kennedy and Cardwell. Major correspondents in the collection include Walter Scott, Arthur Scott and Robert G.W. Herbert.

Biography/History

Walter Scott (1835-1890) and his brother George Arthur (1833-1895) invested in The Valley of Lagoons property, Burdekin district, Qld. Scott arrived in Queensland in 1863 and became managing partner in 1864.

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 M2468-2475.

Mfm M 2468-2475 copy Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-742424407

Microfilm copy of originals held in private ownership.

Index/Finding Aid Note Descriptive list available (2 p.). 
Subjects Scott, Walter Jervoise -- Archives.  |  Valley of Lagoons Station (Ingham, Qld.).  |  Ranchers -- Queensland -- Archives.
Time Coverage 1862-1898 
Other authors/contributors Australian Joint Copying Project  |  National Library of Australia  |  State Library of New South Wales

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Call Number: Mfm M 2468-2475
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