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Anne's Story

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Quote this number to access your records: State Library of Victoria Accession No, MS 11591

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These records are held by State Library of Victoria (1854 - current).


Anne’s Story (MS 11591) is a manuscript held at the State Library of Victoria. It recounts the life story of Anne Ramsay (nee Spear), including her birth in Fitzroy in 1865; the early death of her parents; her childhood in the Melbourne Orphan Asylum with her two brothers; her work as a domestic servant; her married life in the inner suburbs of Melbourne, and in Castlemaine and Warrnambool; and her death in Kew in 1962.

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