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Issue Details: First known date: 1867... 1867 Loose Leaves from an Australian's Portfolio
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Sketch series about places and personalities of Sydney.

Includes

On the Rocks! Frederick Sydney Wilson , 1868 single work prose travel
— Appears in: The Australian Journal , 14 November vol. 4 no. 168 1868; (p. 186-187)
A trip through Sydney's 'Rocks' region - geographical and historical. (PB)
Round the Wharves! Frederick Sydney Wilson , 1869 single work prose travel
— Appears in: The Australian Journal , July vol. 4 no. 50 1869; (p. 682-684)
Wharves of Sydney: Woolloomooloo Bay or "Cowper" Wharf; Circular Quay; 'Campbells' Wharf; "Macnamara's" at Milson's Point; "Moore's"; Cuthbert's; Darling Harbour; "Old Company's" Wharf; Illawarra Company's Wharf; the Pyrmont Bridge area. The ships, jetties, sailors and passengers are also described. (PB)
A Bit About 'Busses' Frederick Sydney Wilson , 1869 single work prose travel
— Appears in: The Australian Journal , August vol. 4 no. 51 1869; (p. 742-744)
Omnibuses - their discomforts, construction, drivers, passengers and general running in Sydney. (PB)
A Bit of Glass Frederick Sydney Wilson , 1868 single work prose travel
— Appears in: The Australian Journal , 29 February vol. 3 no. 131 1868; (p. 429-430)

'Description of the Sydney Glass Works of Messrs. Longstaff and Co, Dixon-Street, west, and the value of glass.' (PB)

Among the Mountains Frederick Sydney Wilson , 1868 single work prose travel
— Appears in: The Australian Journal , 13 June vol. 3 no. 146 1868; (p. 662-663)
A trip to the Illawarra district of NSW, including a shale mine, part of the American Creek Pioneer Kerosene Oil Works. (PB)
Knocked Down! Frederick Sydney Wilson , 1868 single work prose travel
— Appears in: The Australian Journal , 15 August vol. 3 no. 155 1868; (p. 812-814)
A visit to Sydney's Pitt Street Auction markets and the stories associated with various items and characters glimpsed there. (PB)
After Dark Frederick Sydney Wilson , 1868 single work prose travel
— Appears in: The Australian Journal , 5 September vol. 4 no. 158 1868; (p. 26-28)
The streets of Sydney at night, the theatres, prostitutes, low concert halls, street vendors, Darling Harbour and a suicide. (PB)
In Lodgings Frederick Sydney Wilson , 1867 single work prose
— Appears in: The Australian Journal , 13 April vol. 2 no. 85 1867; (p. 522-525)
The Circular Quay, Sydney Cove Frederick Sydney Wilson , 1867 single work prose
— Appears in: The Australian Journal , 20 April vol. 2 no. 86 1867; (p. 537-539)
Saturday Night in Sydney Frederick Sydney Wilson , 1867 single work prose
— Appears in: The Australian Journal , 25 May vol. 2 no. 91 1867; (p. 615-616)
A Day at the Central Police Court, Sydney Frederick Sydney Wilson , 1867 single work prose
— Appears in: The Australian Journal , 13 July vol. 2 no. 98 1867; (p. 732-734)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

First known date: 1867
Serialised by: The Australian Journal 1865 periodical (901 issues)
Last amended 29 Oct 2008 11:02:55
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  • 1867-1868
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  • Sydney,
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