Knight, Richard C 1831-1866 : [Reminiscences]

Date
1846, 1856
By
Knight, Richard C, 1831-1866
Ref
MS-Papers-2614
Description

Reminiscences written at Steventon, England on two separate occasions in 1846 and 1856. They cover an English boyhood and schooling 1840-1843, life in the Royal Navy on HMS Mutine 1843-1846, and an account of the Knight family to 1856. The latter part of the reminiscences were written during a trip home from New Zealand in 1856.

Accompanying material - Accompanying material held at MS-Papers-2565 (Willis, A A)

Richard Knight and his brother Arthur emigrated to New Zealand in 1852 and bought land on the Selwyn River, Canterbury, which they named Steventon.

Quantity: 1 folder(s).

Physical Description: Holograph

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Format
1 folder(s), Manuscripts, Holograph
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