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Robert J. R. Harvey WWI-era diary

Identifier: 2007-018

Content Description

Robert J.R. Harvey diary kept between Dec 31, 1915 through Jan 1, 1916, with excised pages from a 1917 diary laid in. Written in a hardbound copy of "The Australian Commercial Diary for 1911". Also contains a few mementos, a photograph, press cuttings, and letters, etc pasted onto the first few pages of the diary. Laid in is a black and white mounted portrait, presumably of Robert J.R. Harvey dressed in uniform; a fragment of a penciled letter; and a fragment of a mimeograph typed letter.

Acquisition Type



Purchased from Charles Apfelbaum

Restrictions Apply



  • 1915-12-31 - 1917-04-08



0.25 Linear Feet (1 half sized box)