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Object Detail


Mary Hirst arrived with her parents in New Plymouth on the ship Gwalior in 1852. They settled in New Plymouth. Mary married William Devenish, 25 Nov 1855. The diary covers a period of three months from October to December 1854 and includes descriptions of daily farming activities including some detailed interaction with local Maori.
Department
Archives
Production Date
1854
1850-1859
Subject Person

Archive Contents

  Part 1

Diary.

  Part 2

Typewritten transcript (2 copies).

  Part 3

Digital scan of transcript.

Accession No
ARC2001-51

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