Papua New Guinea,1886

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

Watson Sharpe, New Guinea

Samuel MacFarlane, Queensland, Melbourne and on steamships Adelaide, Mariposa and Servia

Edwin Savage, Murray Island - death of Watson Sharpe

Harry Scott, Murray Island and Auckland

William Lawes, Port Moresby

James Chalmers, Port Moresby, Cooktown and near Colombo [Sri Lanka]

Captain Liljebad, Cooktown

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Other Finding Aids

A detailed list of Incoming Correspondence for Papua, 1872-1900 (list D2), is available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note