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Pages 1 to 4 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which was originally composed by Ned Kelly

Object type
Letters

Object number
2001.0015.0004.001

Description
Handwritten letter consisting of pages one, two, three and four of the Jerilderie letter, that is a copy of Ned Kelly's confession. The letter is inscribed on a double sided double page and is written in black ink on cream coloured paper. The first sentence on page 1 on the left hand side begins "Dear Sir, I wish to acquaint you with some of the occurences of the present, past...".

Collection name
Christies Auction collection

Author
Edward 'Ned' Kelly

Transcriber
John Hanlon

Date written
1879

Subject
Stringybark Creek, Victoria, Australia

Associated place
Euroa, Victoria, Australia

Associated place
Jerilderie, New South Wales, Australia

Associated period
1878 - 1879

Materials
Paper, Ink

Dimensions
Width: 250mm
Height: 200mm



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