Diary, Maria Webb

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The diary was written by Maria Webb in 1905. In the diary she records daily happenings at Ormondville and on the farm, social events, church services and family members. There is mention of the Women's Christian Temperance Union (WCTU) 20 January 1905.

The printed information in the published diary is at the beginning of the book. It contains advertisements, phases of the moon, postal regulations, telegraph offices, New Zealand Government directory, New Zealand Parliamentary Acts, New Zealand Railways, a list of newspapers published in New Zealand, courses and distances for the whole New Zealand coast, interesting facts about New Zealand, census of New Zealand, population tables and New Zealand customs tariffs.
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Hard cover, handwritten on paper with black ink. Linen spine.
Diary: Height x Width: 326 x 210mm
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from the estate of Miss Elizabeth Webb
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m99/78, 90552

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