Guide to the Papers of B. W. Bramell
National Library of Australia View Catalogue Record
- B. W. Bramell
- Papers of B. W. Bramell
- Date Range
- Collection Number
- MS 7697
- 0.45 metres (2 boxes + 1 folio)
- Language of Materials
- National Library of Australia
Conditions Governing Access
Please refer to the collection's catalogue record for the access conditions (http://nla.gov.au/nla.cat-vn1884570).
Conditions Governing Use
Copying and publishing of unpublished manuscript material is subject to copyright restrictions. For such material, written permission to publish must be obtained from the copyright holder(s). Copying of unpublished material for research purposes is permissible 50 years after the death of the creator of the material.
Items from this collection should be cited as '[Title or description of manuscript item], Papers of B. W. Bramell, National Library of Australia, MS 7697, [box number and series and/or file number]'.
Journals - 6 ms journals with diary entries from April 1900 to December, 1912, first volume with signature on sticker on front "B.W.Bramell"; Letts's …Rough diary… 1905 - entries in pencil for April- September, 1905 (not continuous), 1900-1913 (File) - Box 1
Back strips missing from 3 volumes
Sewn pages taken from larger note book; fragile, some pages loose.
Sewn pages taken from larger note book.
Legislation - Standing orders of the Legislative Council of Papua, 1909; various official reports, 1898-1899; various isues of Government Gazettes, Ordinances, Licenses, etc., 1885-1912, 1885-1912 (File 3) - Box 2
Some items fragile
Names on verso - Ballantyne, Barton, Sir Hubert Murray H.E., Campbell, Monkton, Champion, Little, Weekly
Paper - Extract from "The Austral-Briton", British New Guinea, settlers and the government, by Pegasus, 1916, 1916 (File 4) - Box 2
paper charred on top left corner
On the tribes inhabiting the mouth of the Wanigela River, New Guinea', by R.E. Guise, London, 1899, 1899 (File 5) - Box 2
Reprint from "Journal of the Anthropological Institute", Feb and May, 1899; badly foxed and stained, loose in cover,
Miscellaneous papers, incl. - 'Slavery in Papua, Australia's ugly scandal (copy of article from 'The daily Chronicle', London, 1/7/1914); Correspondence on erection of hut of Konedobu for native affairs dept, 1916; Correspondence on visit of Resident Magistrate of Central District to Galley Reach Rubber Estates, Lolorua, 1916; correspondence on rock paintings at Goodenough Islands, 1919-1921; Desertions, 1912-1913, etc.; 'Staniforth Smith - Who's to foot the bill?', article for 'Truth, 26/3/1911, 1911-1921 (File 5) - Box 2
M/s letter to 'Bell' from 'A L Blyth [?]'m, 16/9/17; miscellaneous official papers, 1902-1920, 1902-1920 (File 7) - Box 2
Mounted, large tear on each of 2 pages