Memories of Early Days in South Australia 1837-1845 - A. Watts


Cat No.:   AU5035:

This book tells the story of an early South Australian immigrant woman and the family she belonged to. The story starts as they leave England in May 1837, and describes their journey out, life on Kangaroo Island until they moved to the main land in 1840, and their life in Adelaide, including descriptions of the family's first Australian dinner party, a wedding, Port Adelaide, a visit to Klemzig, and a picnic at Mount Lofty.


Letters by the author's sister are included in the last half of the book as well as some original poems, giving even more insight into life at this time.


The book tells of the life, politics, culture, trials and struggles of a brand new colony.


The whole text is searchable. Search for any word in the text - names, places and more.


High quality scanned images of the whole of the original book. This CD can be viewed by any computer using Adobe Acrobat Reader (version 4 or later recommended). The data on this CD is completely self-contained, and requires no installation.


System Requirements: Windows 95 or later, CD-ROM drive, Adobe Acrobat. Also suitable for Macintosh or Unix operating systems.

No. of CDs is:  1 ;   Format is:  PDF ;   Searchable?:  YES;

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