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Scrap album, 1891-1926 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2301714
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Boldrewood, Rolf, 1826-1915
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not loan. 
Description 1891-1926 
1 cm. 
Summary

Slim bound volume entitled "Reminiscences of Rolf Boldrewood", containing a photograph, a letter by Thomas Browne (1891), "Reminiscences of Rolf Boldrewood" (published in the "Sydney Mail" 1925-1926), an article "Rolf Boldrewood" by Bertram Stevens (published in "Lone Hand" 1913), and a few other items.

Biography/History

Thomas Alexander Browne (1826-1915), who used the pseudonym "Rolf Boldrewood", was a police magistrate in various towns in Victoria and New South Wales between 1871 and 1895. He wrote many novels, the most famous being "Robbery Under Arms" (1888), and an autobiographical volume, "Old Melbourne Memories".

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : NLA MS 8885.

Related Material Papers of Thomas Alexander browne (Rolf Boldrewood) are also held at the National Library of Australia at MS 3208.  A thesis on "Robbery Under Arms" is also held at the National Library of Australia at MS 1877. 
Subjects Boldrewood, Rolf, 1826-1915 -- Archives.  |  Authors, Australian -- 19th century -- Archives.
Time Coverage 1891-1926 

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