RefNoPhC/499
TitleLetters from Samuel Coar, an emigrant to South Africa in 1859 (photocopies)
DescriptionSamuel and his wife Caroline went [from Sheffield] to Cape Town under an official emigration scheme, sailing from Southampton in "The Bride of London" in April and arriving in June 1859. The longest letter gives a detailed account of the voyage.
Date[1981]
Extent6 pieces
AccessStatusOpen
LevelSeries
CustodialHistoryThese photocopies were donated to Sheffield Archives by a private individual in April 1981.
ArchNoteCatalogue retro-converted by Peter Evans, January 2021.
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