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Record 12860

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
13 Mar 'This is written in bad light and the vessel heaving and rolling. Hicks is discovering sweet music on the accordeon. Luce is reading a bulletin 2 years old. Nosey is at the wheel and the others are on deck.'
Century: 1850-1899
Date: 13 Mar 1895
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:Luce
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth n/a
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)
n/a
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author: [unknown]
Title: [Bulletin]
Genre: Unknown
Form of Text: Unknown
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 12860  
  Source - Manuscript
  Author: Newton Barton
  Title: Diary
  Location: State Library of Queensland
  Call no: Box 5317
  Page/folio: 99

Citation: Newton Barton, Diary State Library of Queensland, p. Box 5317, p. 99, http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=12860, accessed: 04 March 2024

Additional comments:

 

 

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