File File 1 - Letters received by Sarah Carlin (nee Brooke)

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UQFL188-File 1


Letters received by Sarah Carlin (nee Brooke)


  • 1833-1905 (Creation)

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2 folders

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Name of creator


Biographical history

Sarah Brooke was born in ca. 1824, the daughter of William Brooke, vintner at Westminster. In ca. 1846 she married Frederick Benjamin Carlin. The Carlins emigrated to South Australia in ca. 1849 and set up as storekeepers in Port Lincoln, South Australia. One of their daughters was Ethel Maud 'Nettie' Carlin (1868 - ?).

Archival history

By descent to Oriel C. Morris.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Oriel C. Morris

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Scope and content

Letters received by Sarah Carlin (nee Brooke) by friends, family and her husband Frederick Benjamin Carlin.

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Arranged chronologically

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Unrestricted access

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Copyright applies.

Language of material

  • English

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Some letters are cross-written

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Some letters are fragile.

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Folders 1 and 2

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Created, JH, 23-Apr-2020




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  • Parcel: UQFL188, Parcel 1