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Frontier and pioneer life -- Queensland English
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Letters of Patrick Leslie

  • F1715
  • Item
  • 1835-1848.

Volume of letters, from duplicates in the possession of the John Oxley Library, Brisbane.

Leslie, Patrick, 1815-1881

Romance of the west

  • F410
  • Item
  • 1923

Press cuttings of a series of articles published in the Brisbane Courier, 1923.

Lonsdale, Thomas J.

The 1893 flood : recollections by Mr H.P. Somerset as published in an Esk newspaper dated June 18th 1932.

  • F540
  • Item
  • 1932-1972.

Includes: 'Reminiscences of H.P. Somerset'. (Typescript photocopy 87p.) ; Reprint of H.P. Somerset's letter to the editor and a 1972 proposed Wivenhoe Dam map ; Caboonbah Undenominational Church Golden Jubilee 1905-1955 - order of service (Photocopy 4p.) ; Letter to the editor, 16 Nov. 1935 - Courier Mail by H.P. Somerset. (Photocopy) ; Newspaper clippings (4 l.) ; Speech notes... Premier Hon. G.F.R. Nicklin MLA at the unveiling of a memorial plaque at Somerset Dam on Nov 15 1958. (Typescript & photocopy) ; Photograph of H.P. Somerset [identified on verso] (1 sepia 10 x 13cm plus 35mm negative).

Somerset, Henry Plantagenet, 1852-1936

Mary Montgomerie Bennett Papers

  • UQFL202
  • Collection
  • 1837-1928

This collection has three series. Series 1 consists of two scrapbooks of records collected by Mrs Bennett when compiling the history of Robert Christison which include newspaper cuttings, pamphlets, and correspondence dealing with the founding of a School of Tropical Agriculture in the University of Queensland. Series 2 has letters received by Mrs Bennet from overseas institutions and friends regarding her donation and her book Christison of Lammermoor. Series 3 has 21 glass plate negatives created by Mary Christison, and accompanying notes compiled by Mrs Bennett.

Bennett, M. M. (Mary Montgomerie), 1881-1961

Gertrude Eva Constance Kirk Papers

  • UQFL67
  • Collection
  • 1841-]1979?]

Letters, holograph, scrapbooks of newspaper cuttings, stamp album, petty cash book, papers of Cressbrook Station, Toogolawah, Amateur Racing Club programmes, speech relating to the Joyce family.

Kirk, Gertrude Eva Constance

McConnel Family Papers

  • UQFL89
  • Collection
  • 1844-1977.

Durundur Station letterbooks and account book; autograph album; personal papers of John McConnel and Arthur John McConnel; legal and financial documents; surveyors' plans and parish maps (relating to family holdings in Burnett area); press clippings; breeding records; correspondence, miscellaneous papers, poetry, artwork.

McConnel family