George Robinson Manuscripts Correspondence

Scope and Content

George Augustus Robinson (1791-1866), was intimately involved in the process by which Aboriginal Tasmanians were resettled at Flinders Island. Robinson's papers at now held at the State Library, New South Wales.

/1 Letter dated 28th April 1910, from Clarence E. Rutter to H. Ling Roth headed 'Robinson MSS.' appears that Westlake's proposal to get the papers valued has fallen through.

/2 Letter dated 17th May 1910, from Clarence Rutter to H. Ling Roth headed 'Robinson's MSS.' , informing him of the location of the papers at the home Robinson's son.

The search for Robinson's manuscripts are also described in HLR/2/10.