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Pages 21 to 24 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which was originally composed by Ned Kelly

2001.0015.0004.006

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W 405mm x H 325mm

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Handwritten letter consisting of pages 21, 22, 23 and 24 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 blue coloured lined paper with a watermark. The first sentence on page 21 on the left hand side is inscribed "I left there was a warrant for me and the Police searched the place and watched night and day for ...".

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