Item F1070 - Letters, 1862-1867

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Letters, 1862-1867


  • 1862-1867. (Creation)

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1 folder ; 34 cm.

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(d 1844)

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F. S. McKean was a missionary who was reported accidentally killed by the French in Tahiti on 30 June 1844. F.S. McKean was husband to Jane McKean, whose letters to her son Frank Gordon McKean are catalogued separately at F1260.

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Letters to Frank Gordon McKean who left Elgen, Scotland in 1862 for Queensland.
Includes examples of cross writing. Listed, with accompanying notes, by John Sutherland.

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  • English

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Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.




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