Diary, Samuel Brabazon

Brabazon, Samuel
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Diary, Samuel Brabazon.
Farm and personal diary kept by Samuel Brabazon, Norsewood.
1 December 1915 to 22 March 1920.
The diary focuses on farming and family life in Ormondville and Hawke's Bay. There are small drawings relating to each day's entry in the side column. E.g. a drawing of a man spraying a tree with the entry: sprayed fruit trees with arsenate of lead according to instructions.
Includes a Valuation Certificate held in a slot formed by a piece of paper (featuring the address of Williams & Kettle) affixed to the inside cover.
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Handwritten on paper with black ink. Brown linen spine and variegated hard cover.
Height x Width: 276 x 220mm
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H.B. Art Gallery & Museum, Stamp, Stamp
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on loan from the estate of Eva Victoria Brabazon
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6747, 091 Bra, 15175


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