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Early Days

Volume 1, 1927-1931

PART 1 1927
Reminiscences of Perth:
1. Shenton, Mrs Edward 1927, Perth, 1830-1840, Early Days, vol. 1, part 1: 1-4.
2. Roe, Mrs J. B. 1927, 'Some old-time memories', Early Days, vol. 1, part 1: 4-6.
3. Kennedy, James 1927, 'Perth in my boyhood', Early Days, vol. 1, part 1: 7-10.
Hitchcock, J. B. 1927, 'Fremantle, 1829-49', Early Days, vol. 1, part 1: 11-23.
The Battle of Pinjarra, 1834:
1. Ilbery, Mrs E. S. 1927, The passing of the Bibbulmun', Early Days, vol. 1, part 1: 24-30.
2. Grose, Mrs J. E. 1927, The background to the encounter', Early Days, vol. 1, part 1: 30-35.
3. Battye, Dr. J. S. 1927, The official records of the encounter', Early Days, vol. 1, part 1: 35-37.
Australind:
1. Clifton, E. 1927, 'The founding of Australind', Early Days, vol. 1, part 1: 38-45.
2. Chase, Mrs E. 1927, 'Early days at Australind', Early Days, vol. 1, part 1: 45-54.
Cowan, Mrs E. D. [Edith Dirksey] 1927, 'Letters of early settlers', Early Days, vol. 1, part 1: 55-58.

PART 2 1928
Guildford and the Swan:
1. Hasluck, Paul 1928, 'Guildford, 1827-1842', Early Days, vol. 1, part 2: 1-19.
2. Burton, Canon Alfred 1928, 'Life on the Swan 85 years ago', Early Days, vol. 1, part 2: 20-28.
3. Burges, Mrs W. & Miss D. Cowan 1928, 'Fashions in the ’thirties', Early Days, vol. 1, part 2: 29.
Stirling, Horace 1928, 'The telegraph in W.A.', Early Days, vol. 1, part 2: 30-33.
Maley, Mrs H. K. & Mrs M. Farrelly 1928, 'The Greenough district', Early Days, vol. 1, part 2: 34-37.
Lazaro, Rev'd Bro. Bede 1928, 'New Norcia', Early Days, vol. 1, part 2: 38-48.
Battye, Dr. J. S. 1928, 'Perth street nomenclature', Early Days, vol. 1, part 2: 49-55.
Ilbery, Mr and Mrs T. H. 1928, 'Adam Lindsay Gordon: his connection with Western Australia', Early Days, vol. 1, part 2: 56-60.

PART 3 1928
Cowan, Mrs E. D. [Edith Dirksey] 1928, 'Early social life and fashions', Early Days, vol. 1, part 3: 1-17.
North-West History:
1. Richardson, A. R. 1928, 'North-West History: A Survey', Early Days, vol. 1, part 3: 18-26.
2. Hammond, J. E. 1928, 'The Disaster to the Clarkson Brothers, 1874', Early Days, vol. 1, part 3: 27-32.
de Mouncey, P. E. C. 1928, 'Births, marriages and deaths records of Western Australia, with reference to other states, (Part 1)', Early Days, vol. 1, part 3: 33-45.
Ferguson, Miss V. H. 1928, 'The Late Mrs John Withnell', Early Days, vol. 1, part 3: 46-53.

PART 4 1929
Hasluck, Paul 1927, 'The first year in the north-west', Early Days, vol. 1, part 4: 1-16.
Augusta in 1833: From the Diary of Mrs Nancy McDermott, Early Days, vol. 1, part 4: 17-29.
Pickering W. G. 1929, 'The Letters of Georgina Molloy', Early Days, vol. 1, part 4: 30-84.

PART 5 1929
de Mouncey, P. E. C. 1929, 'The historic duel at Fremantle between George French Johnson, a merchant, and William Nairne Clark, a solicitor, in the year 1832', Early Days, vol. 1, part 5: 1-15.
Hasluck, Paul 1929, 'Early settlers on the Murray', Early Days, vol. 1, part 5: 16-30.
Thomas, W. C. 1929, 'Outlines of the timber industry in W.A.', Early Days, vol. 1, part 5: 31-56.

PART 6 1929
Pelloe, Mrs T. 1929, 'The York Road', Early Days, vol. 1, part 6: 1-16.
Burton, Canon Alfred 1929, 'The diary of Joseph Hardey', Early Days, vol. 1, part 6: 17-28.
Stone, C. H. 1929, 'The diary of Alfred Hawes Stone', Early Days, vol. 1, part 6: 29-52.

PART 7 1930
Cowan, Mrs E. D. [Edith Dirksey] 1930, 'Bishop Hale and secondary education', Early Days, vol. 1, part 7: 1-11.
The Baxter Memorial
Bray, F. I. 1930, 'The Hentys at Swan River', Early Days, vol. 1, part 7: 13-20.
Burton, Canon Alfred 1930, 'The diary of Anne Whatley', Early Days, vol. 1, part 7: 21-36.
Counsel, C. H. 1930, 'Pioneering the Gold Trail in the Kimberley and the North-West', Early Days, vol. 1, part 7: 37-47.
Woodward, H. P. 1930, 'The Discovery of the Yilgarn', Early Days, vol. 1, part 7: 48-49.
Stoddart, J. 1930, 'The Early Days of Coolgardie: Being the Short Experience of an Amateur Prospector', Early Days, vol. 1, part 7: 50-62.
Bray, F. I. 1930, 'Prospectors’ Rewards', Early Days, vol. 1, part 7: 63-64.

PART 8 1930
Clifton, E. C. 1930, 'Music and the stage in the early days, (Part 1)', Early Days, vol. 1, part 8: 1-18.
de Mouncey, P. E. C. 1930, 'Births, marriages and deaths records of Western Australia, with reference to other states, (Part 2)', Early Days, vol. 1, part 8: 19-34.
McDermott, J. M. 1930, 'The Turners at Augusta, 1830-1850', Early Days, vol. 1, part 8: 35-56.
The Whaling Tunnel, Fremantle
de Mouncey, P.E.C. 1930, 'Whaling in the early days', Early Days, vol. 1, part 8: 58-60.
Cowan, Miss D. C. 1930, 'Woodbridge; the building of Woodbridge', Early Days, vol. 1, part 8: 60-61.
Hasluck, Paul & F. I. Bray 1930, Early mills of Perth' , Early Days, vol. 1, part 8: 62-84.
Bray, F. I. 1930, New light on the Johnson-Clark Duel', Early Days, vol. 1, part 8: 85-86.
Membership, 1930

PART 9 1931
Burton, Canon Alfred 1931, 'An archdeacon on tour, 1851', Early Days, vol. 1, part 9: 1-15.
Clifton, E. C. 1931, 'Music and the stage in the early days, part 2', Early Days, vol. 1, part 9: 16-33.
Hasluck, Paul 1931, 'Farming in the forties: the Burges journals', Early Days, vol. 1, part 9: 34-44.
Caldwell, Miss K. 1931, 'Fremantle street names', Early Days, vol. 1, part 9: 45-57.
Hammond, J. E. 1931, 'The builders of Perth', Early Days, vol. 1, part 9: 58-64.
'The Reminiscences of Mr Fred H. Moore', Early Days, vol. 1, part 9: 65-69.
Chester, Mrs E. 1931, 'Early Days in Albany', Early Days, vol. 1, part 9: 70-72.

PART 10 1931
'The diary of Mary Ann Friend', Early Days, vol. 1, part 10: 25-34.
Cowan, Miss D. C. 1931, 'The voyage of the Warrior, 1829', Early Days, vol. 1, part 10: 12-24.
Burton, Canon Alfred 1931, 'George Leake at sea, 1829', Early Days, vol. 1, part 10: 25-34.
Hasluck, Paul 1931, 'The voyage of the Ivy, 1871', Early Days, vol. 1, part 10: 35-43.
Cowan, Mrs J. 1931, 'Some pioneer women', Early Days, vol. 1, part 10: 44-51.
de Mouncey, P. E. C. 1931, 'Historical Notes:
1. Governor Stirling’s Family
2. A Glimpse of Perth in 1829
3. The Round House, Fremantle
4. A Reference to the Early Newspapers of Western Australia
', Early Days, vol. 1, part 10: 52-60.
Chipper’s Leap', Early Days, vol. 1, part 10: 61.
Reveley’s Mill', Early Days, vol. 1, part 10: 62.
Membership, 1931

ILLUSTRATIONS, MAPS, ETC.
Plaque commemorating John Baxter
Locations on the Swan River, 1830 (map)
James Woodward Turner
J. W. Turner’s House at Augusta, ca. 1845
A View of Augusta, ca. 1835
The First settlement at Augusta (map)
W. K. Shenton’s proposed windmill (plan)
Reveley’s property in Perth (plan)
Perth in 1838, showing mill sites (map)


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