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An excerpt of remarks made at Ferryland by Robert Carter


Record No: mha00000077
Title: Remarks made at Ferryland / by Robert Carter
Dates: 1832-1837
Location: MF-0053 MHA
Provenance: Carter, Robert, 1811-1852.
Extent: 1.5cm.
Restrictions: No restrictions
Adm. Hist/Bio. Sketch: Born at Dartmouth in 1811. Operated a fish business at Ferryland with his brother James. Justice of the Peace and Surveyor for the district of Ferryland. Died 1852.
Scope and Content: Transcript of part of a diary and commentary on the commercial and political life of the province. Also gives detailed information on weather and conditions in the fishery.
Reproduction Note: The entire diary covers 1832-1852 and is in the possession of the Provincial Archives of Newfoundland and Labrador. Photocopied for the MHA in 1984.
Subject: Fishery.
Subject: Newfoundland Climate.
Subject: Ferryland (N.L.).
Subject: Newfoundland Politics and government.
Subject: Diaries.


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