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430626
  • Title
    William Anderson Cawthorne - diary, ca. 1849-1859
  • Call number
    B 230
  • Level of description
    series
  • Date

    ca. 1849-1859
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    430626
  • Issue Copy
    Microfilm : CY 2141, frames 189-376 (B 230)
  • Physical Description
    1 volume (with brass clasp for closing mechanism) - 0.03 Meters
    Textual Records - (manuscript)
    Drawings - 1 silhouette - 13.5 x 10.5 cm.
    Clippings
  • Scope and Content
    Occasional Paper No.1, The Proposed Memorial, 1851 [printed]
    Silhouette, man in profile., "W.A. Cawthorne 1843" handwritten on reverse
    Poem
    24 Jan. 1849 - 23 Nov. 1859; Cawthorne ruminates on his life in Australia and describes his work as a schoolmaster including daily events of school life and pupils encountered; financial affairs; publication of Port Lincoln trip; weather; building a house; health; deaths; births (including his son Charles Wittowitto); prospecting for gold; war with Russia; commencement of building societies; and travel.
    Diary also includes poems; newscuttings (mainly relating to education and reviews of Red Kangaroo); drawings of people, a house floor plan, the old Colonial festival, landscapes, digging for gold, Coulthards' canteen; flyer Old Colonists' Festival, March 27, 1851 - South Australian Anthem & Jubilee Song.
  • Source
    Bequeathed by D.S. Mitchell, 1907
  • Finding Aids
  • General note

    Digital order no:Album ID : 861994
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    W.A. Cawthorne 1843 handwritten on reverse of silhouette.
  • Subject
  • Topic
  • Open Rosetta viewer

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