Category Archives: INTERNET ARCHIVE

BURROWING INTO THE INTERNET ARCHIVE

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MAP 1811 NSW

NEW SOUTH WALES

Chapter I.

Discovery of New South Wales.–Arrival of a Colony there from England.– Obstructions calculated to retard the Progress of the Settlement.– Departure of Governor Phillip.–Intervening Governors, until the Arrival of John Hunter, Esq. and his Assumption of the Government.– Printing Press set up.–Cattle lost, and Discovery of their Progeny in a wild State.–Playhouse opened.–Houses numbered.–Assessments for the building of a Country Gaol.–Town Clock at Sidney.–Natives.– Convicts.–Improvement of the Colony.–Seditious Dispositions of the Convicts.–Departure of Governor Hunter.–His Character and Government.– Comparison of Stock, &c.–Governor King assumes the Command of the Settlement–Table of Specie Vessel laden with Spirits sent away.– Earthquake.–Inundation at the Hawkesbury.–First Criminal for Forgery executed.–Atlas struck by Lightning.–Tempests.–Desertions of the Convicts.–Newspaper established.–Murders.–Singular Execution.–Lieutenant–Governor Collins forms a new Settlement.–Insurrection of the Convicts.–The Introduction and Progress of Vaccination, and its subsequent Loss.–Influx of the Sea at Norfolk Island.–Limits of Counties defined.–Ship overset in a Tempest.

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INTERNET ARCHIVE: HORACE DEAN ON THE MANNING

 

Portrait of a pioneer.
Horace Dean on the MANNING.
Author: Hunt, Edward
Subject: Dean, Horace 1814-1887; New South Wales — Biography
Publisher: Wingham, N.S.W. : Printed by The Chronicle, 19–
Possible copyright status: NOT_IN_COPYRIGHT

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0102DR READ ON MANNING 0103MANNING

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This book on INTERNET ARCHIVE is not copyrighted and features chapters and illustrations about early days on the MANNING.Many family names are mentioned as well as place names.

0013DR AND MRS DEAN 

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Chapters include:

BIRTH OF A NEWSPAPER

BLACKS AND BUSHRANGERS

THE HASTINGS

PORT MACQUARIE

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No relatives of ours are mentioned as far as I can determine but it provides a profile of the times when the first of our Manning families arrived .