Diary, of a voyage to England in S.S. Athenic

Production date
25 Apr 1904-12 Jun 1904

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About this object
The diary is titled: Diary of a voyage to England in S.S. Athenic and was written by either Alice Frances Webb or Annie Webb who travelled with Auntie Barbara.

In the diary the author records everyday events of the voyage, weather, social engagements and church services. The diary begins 25 April 1904 and finishes 12 June 1904. In the back of the book is a list of passengers. Alongside each name is written where they had come from in New Zealand and very personal and caustic remarks such as: Gladys aged 15 a horrible vulgar child.
Collection
Production period
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Media/Materials description
Hard covered book handwritten with black ink on paper.
Measurements
Length x Width: 160 x 105mm
Subject period
Subject date
25 Apr 1904-12 Jun 1904
Display location
Current rights
Credit line
from the estate of Miss Elizabeth Webb
Other number(s)
m99/78/281, 89996

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