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Papers of the Richardson family 1835-1974 [manuscript]
Bib ID 693950
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Richardson family
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan 
Description [1835-1974] 
1 cm., (1 folder) 
Summary

Photocopies of: Typescript biographical details on John Thomas Richardson, George B. Richardson and Cuthbert Ridley Richardson; typescript transcription of account book of C. R. Richardson, 1917-1921; some cuttings, maps, photographs; printed article Art and archaeology: the three Richardsons, by Richard Welford; family tree; typescript of diary of G. B. Richardson, Wallaroo 1875; indexes to newspaper references, names and institutions in diary.

Biography/History

George Bouchier Richardson (1822-1877) the donor's grandfather, was born in Newcastle-upon-Tyne and migrated to Melbourne in 1854. He was an engraver and lithographer, as were father, Moses Aaron, his brother John Thomas, and his uncle Thomas Miles. He and his brother practised this trade in Australia, as well as the editorship of country newspapers in Victoria, South Australia and N.S.W.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : MS 5943.

Photocopies, transcripts

Original held by Public Library of South Australia.

Subjects Richardson, George Bouchier -- Archives.  |  Richardson family -- Archives.  |  Engravers -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Lithographers -- Australia -- Archives.
Time Coverage 1835-1974 
Occupation Lithographers.  |  Engravers.

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