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Record 12859

Reading Experience:

Dec 9 'Sunday, Had a swim then breakfast and kikied anchor bound for [indecipherable]. Read "Death Notch the Avenging Rancher" Made very little headway.'
Century: 1850-1899
Date: 9 Dec 1894
Country: at sea, voyage of South Sea Islands
Time: n/a
Place: other location: on board brigantine "Rio Loge"
Type of Experience (Reader):
silent aloud unknown
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown
Type of Experience (Listener):
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown

Reader/Listener/Reading Group:

Reader:Newton Barton
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth 1870
Socio-economic group: Clerk / tradesman / artisan / smallholder
Occupation: able seaman
Religion: n/a
Country of origin: Australia
Country of experience: at sea, voyage of South Sea Islands
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
Additional comments: n/a


Text Being Read:

Author: [unknown]
Title: Death Notch the Avenging Rancher
Genre: Fiction
Form of Text: Print: Unknown
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown


Source Information:

Record ID: 12859  
  Source - Manuscript
  Author: Newton Barton
  Title: Diary
  Location: State Library of Queensland
  Call no: Box 5317
  Page/folio: 38

Citation: Newton Barton, Diary State Library of Queensland, p. Box 5317, p. 38,, accessed: 28 February 2024

Additional comments:



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