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Pearse, John, 1808-1882 :[Fourteen sketches of passengers aboard the Duke of Portland. 1851]

Reference Number: E-455-f-011-09/14

The bottom half of a page showing the activities of passengers aboard the Canterbury Association ship Duke of Portland. Included are No. 9. How the carpenter calked & tried to stop the leaks of the old Duke, but if he couldn't how could he? twas no use!! (A back view of the ship's carpenter kneeling, and working on part of the inside of the hull of the Duke of Portland, with a patchwork of pieces of timber, an iron pot behind him); No. 10. Mrs Landor (i.e. Mrs Margaret Lander, a woman sewing); No. 11 Page (a young man in a cap); No. 12. Mrs Wood (steerage) (a plump woman sewing); No. 13. Sunkeld, emigrant to N. Z. (a young man, his baby seated on his knee). No. 14. 'Duke Humphries' sewing his wallet in cabin - & using his patent candlestick (a young man in a cap, sewing a large piece of fabric, a candlestick on a board close by).

Key terms:
1 image, related to Margaret Elizabeth Lander, Duke of Portland (Ship), Women, Carpenters, Infants, Reading, Sewing and Passenger quarters.

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Pearse, John, 1808-1882 :[Fourteen sketches of passengers aboard the Duke of Portland. 1851], Reference Number E-455-f-011 (1 digitised items)
Pearse, John 1808-1882 :[Album. 1851-1856], Reference Number E-455-f (76 digitised items)

Extent: 6 drawing(s)Ink and wash drawings, various sizes, glued to album page. Art works

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