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Title The Emett (Emmett) Greaves Preston Letters Sent from Richard Nuttal Preston to his Aunt and Uncle J. Greaves in Liverpool, England
Author Nuttal Preston, Richard
Date 5 Dec 1826 - 28 Jun 1854
Document Type Correspondence; Manuscript
Reference SAS/3/1/12
Library / Archive National Museums Liverpool: Maritime Archives & Library
Description Most of the letters discuss the death of his brother in England and his emigration to Australia.
Theme(s) Journey Conditions; Permanent Settlement and Successive Generations
Country (from) Great Britain
Country (to) Australia
Places Liverpool, England; Sydeny, New South Wales, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Nationality English
Ships Falcon; Queen of the South
Keywords religion, family, death, children, education, bad weather, journey conditions, fever, health and sickness, emigration
Language English
Copyright National Museums Liverpool: Maritime Archives & Library