Document ReferenceDe Wm C 89
TitleIncomplete letter from Lady C.L. Denison, Sydney, Australia, to W.E. Denison and F.G. Denison; 15 Aug. n.y. [1856]
Date15 August 1856 (c)
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionRefers to her disappointment they do not write more often and suggests they each send one letter per month; comments on their request for new clothes and cautions them against extravagances which they cannot afford; discusses family news; comments on problems within the [Legislative] Council [of New South Wales]; refers to extension of the railroad as far as Liverpool; comments on holding political dinners; discusses redecoration of house; describes celebrations for their sister Lucy's birthday.

Relates to De Wm C 171.
Termgovernments, Australian 1856
railways, New South Wales
social occasions, dinners
domestic affairs
children, upbringing
family news, Denison family
celebrations, birthday

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA8756Hornby; Maria E. (fl 1850-1860); Miss; sister of Caroline Denisonfl 1850-1860
NA8713Hornby; Maria S. (-1860); Lady Hornby; mother of Caroline Denison-1860
NA8695Denison; Lucy E. (1846-); Miss; daughter of W.T. Denison1846-
NA216Denison; Alfred R. (1816-1887); brother and private secretary to J.E. Denison1816-1887
NA207Denison; William T. (1804-1871); Sir; colonial governor brother of J.E. Denison knighted 18461804-1871
NA8696Denison; Caroline E. (1850-); Miss; daughter of W.T. Denison1850-
NA8705Denison; Henry P. (1848-1940); Rev.; son of W.T. Denison1848-1940
NA8710Macaulay; Eliza (fl 1848-1858); Miss; nursery maid to W.T. Denison's familyfl 1848-1858
NA208Denison; Caroline L. (1818-1899); Lady Denison; née Hornby wife of William T. Denison1818-1899
NA209Denison; William E. (1843-1916); Captain; son of W.T. Denison1843-1916
NA210Denison; Frank G. (1844-); son of W.T. Denison1844-
PL8802/Liverpool/New South Wales/Australia
PL8750/Moreton Bay/Queensland/Australia
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