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Australian cartoons, 1844 - 1885

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 278/65

Scope and Contents

Three satirical nineteenth-century cartoons concerning New South Wales, Australia, by unknown artists. There is an accompanying letter from [Rex Rienis] to D.H. Simpson, R.C.S. Librarian, 29 May 1968, describing the first two items.


  • Creation: 1844 - 1885

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1 envelope(s) (1 envelope) : paper

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Oak Showcase Drawer

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The provenance of the collection is unknown.


This collection level description was created by RAS. Much of the information about the cartoons has been drawn from the accompanying letter.



Finding aid date

2004-06-21 14:56:35+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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