• Entry type: Resource
  • Entry ID: AWH000325

Papers of Catherine Deakin, 1844-1958 [manuscript]

  • Repository National Library of Australia, Manuscript Collection
  • Reference MS 4913
  • Date Range 1844 - 1958
  • Description

    MS 4913 includes ten diaries kept by Catherine Deakin between 1866 and 1920, a copy of the Deakin family tree, press cuttings about Alfred Deakin, books which were presented to him as school prizes and others that have a connection with him. The collection also comprises correspondence of Catherine, Alfred, Pattie, Stella and William Deakin, photographs, newspaper cuttings, postcards and correspondence of David Rivett and Walter Murdoch. Also included is a notebook containing an inventory of furnishings, etc. in Catherine Deakin’s home at South Yarra, 1909 (7 boxes).

  • Quantity 7 boxes 1.26 m
  • Access Available for reference. Not for loan.
  • Finding Aid http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-243546119/findingaid

Related entries

  • Primary Creator
    • Deakin, Catherine Sarah (Kate) (1850 - 1937)
  • See also
    • Deakin, Elizabeth Martha Anne (Pattie) (1863 - 1934)