Isabella Parry, journals

Scope and Content

  • MS 438/4/1-4;BJ Journals (4), 1836 to 1838, 4 volumes, holograph

Administrative / Biographical History

The diaries cover the period after the families return from Australia, when her husband William Edward Parry had been appointed by the Admiralty to re-organize the Home Packet Service to just prior to her death in 1839.

Arrangement

Chronological.

Related Material

The Institute holds extensive archival collections for William Edward Parry covering all aspects of his life.