Diary, Mary Webb

Webb, Mary Flora
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a. Mary Webb's diary is an account of a voyage from London to New Zealand in the British Queen, 1884. Mary is the daughter of Maria and Anthony Spur Webb. The diary starts 13 May 1884 and finishes 25 July 1884. The diary also describes the family's first weeks in Hawke's Bay, of starting life in Ormondville and setting up the Sunday School. There are also sketches of the house in Ormondville.
b. Pencil sketch of the British Queen, the steamer that the family sailed on from England to Dunedin.
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Hand written on paper with black ink. Soft cover.
Pencil sketch on paper.
Sketchbook: Length x Width: 200 x 165mm
Height x Width: 75 x 122mm
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from the estate of Miss Elizabeth Webb
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m99/78/267, 95148


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