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Paula David diary.

Identifier: MSS-Archives-2004/4

Scope and Contents

Title: Ten years on the islands of the South Sea : from the diary of a German wife. In German. The diary covers the period May 1887 - January 1897 in Tonga and Samoa. A descriptive note by a Mitchell Library staff member is filed with the diary. Also with it are two photographs showing displays of island curios probably those presented by Mrs David to Sonderhausen, Germany (one display includes her portrait).


  • 1887 - 1897


Conditions Governing Access

Not restricted.


0.01 metres (1 folder.)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Mitchell Library, 27 August 2004.

Existence and Location of Originals

Mitchell Library.

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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections, University of Auckland Repository

5 Alfred Street
Private Bag 92019
Auckland 1142 New Zealand