Cover image for Family Papers of C. J. Allen and Family
Series:
Family Papers of C. J. Allen and Family
Series Number:
Access:
Open
Start Date:
01 Jan 1870
End Date:
31 Dec 1960
Source:
Archives Office of Tasmania
Creating Agency:
01 Jan 1857
Related Series:
NS5538 Family Photographs01 Jan 188531 Dec 1971

NS5539 Cyril J Allen's Family Correspondence01 Jan 191531 Dec 1979

NS5540 Ephemera01 Jan 191531 Dec 1979
How to Use:
Digital images of the letters from item NS933/1/1 have been digitised and can be viewed online by clicking on the item link NS933/1/1 below to get to the Item Details page. Copies may be made for private research/study but any other use requires permission from the Tasmanian Archive and Heritage Office.
Series notes:
This series comprises letters, postcards and documents about World War 1, in addition to general corespondence and papers about the Allen family.

These records are part of the holdings of the Tasmanian Archive and Heritage Office.
Items:


Letters from C J Allen to his mother and family at New Town while serving in the AIF
Envelopes from correspondence
Postcards from France, Great Britain and Belgium
Photographs of the Tasmanian Army Corp, Egypt, France, Belgium and England of Friends, of CJ Allen and World War 1 photographs
World War 1 standard issue pocket wallet to carry letters and pocket book - contains pressed flowers, Gospel according to Matthew, train ticket, poetry, momentos and miscellaneous diaries of C J Allen
World War 1 soldier's pay books for C J Allen
Diaries of Sgt Algernon Atherton Almond (John) who was badly wounded in 1916, died May 1956. Joined Tas expeditionary Forces on 20 Aug 1914 in A Company 12th Battalion - diaries given to Allen
C J Allen's Field Message Book
Cablegrams sent by C J Allen to his family, Risdon Road, New Town
Daily Orders - Camp at Sutton Veny, England
Address delivered by Bishop of Amiens at Somme in memory of Australian Officers who died in that battle
Various publications relating to the 12th Battalion AIF
Papers relating to C J Allen's award of the Military Medal
Papers relating to C J Allen's Repatriation pension
Correspondence, postcards and photographs from family in Chatelet, Belgium with whom C J Allen billetted during World War 1
Newspaper cuttings, bibles maps medals and momentos relating to World War 1
Publications relating to World War 1
Papers relating to a trip to Europe by C J Allen and his son's family
Photograph of A Company of the 12th Battalion AIF at Chatelet, Belgium
Certificate issued to Cyril John Allen MM 2905 - Sergeant. 12th Battalion - Served with honour and was disabled in the Great War. honorably discharged
Papers, training manuals, notebooks, relating to the Volunteer Defence Corps
Scrapbooks of photographs relating to Allen's Furs, 57 Bay Road, New Town, includes printed advertising material and glass advertisements shown in picture theatres
Albert Park Methodist Sunday School, New Town - Papers and correspondence
Scrap book relating mainly to Rev Murray Allen, son of C J Allen.
Letter to Mrs Allen from Thomas Whiteside's, Hobart
Invitations received by Allen family
Correspondence relating to Estate of Mrs E B Allen, Risdon Road, New Town and its sub-division into Allen Avenue
Scrap book of newspaper cuttings relating to New Town Harriers Athletic Club - cutting pasted into a wall paper sample book
Photograph - New Town Harriers Club - all identified
Photograph - New Town Harriers Club
Photograph - New Town Harriers Club
Photograph - New Town Harriers Club at Bellerive - Percy Cavanagh, S. Harvey and C. J. Allen
Photograph - Huon Road Mt Wellington, Watchorn Hill
Photograph - Trading vessels on the Derwent River
Photograph - Boy Scouts marching on the Domain
Photograph - Forest Hill, Judbury, Home of the Vince Family
Photograph - Tasman's Arch, Eaglehawk Neck
Photograph - West Coast Road
Photograph - John Hansborough - worked for Miss Cleburne, Mt Direction, Risdon
Photograph - John Hansborough - worked for Miss Cleburne, Mt Direction, Risdon
Photograph - Whitesides Furniture - C J Allen was an apprentice there
Photograph - Whitesides Furniture - C J Allen was an apprentice there
Photograph - New Town Bay Regatta - crowd on foreshore
Photograph - New Town Bay Regatta - panorama
Photograph - New Town - Risdon Road - Northall Park and New Town Bay
Photograph - New Town - looking across to Selfs Point and Cornelian Bau
Photograph - New Town Railway Station
Photograph - New Town - Risdon Road, at Bay Road intersection - Kathleen Allen in view
Photograph - C J Allen on Anzaac Day
Photograph - Eliza Bath - mother of Mrs Allen
Photograph - Allen family of Risdon Road, New Town
Photograph - John Allen
Photograph - Allen Family - John, Thomas, Annie, Millie (Amelia) and their father
Photograph - John Allen and friends
Photograph - extensions to Methodist Church, Cross Steet, New Town
Photograph - extensions to Methodist Church, Cross Steet, New Town
Photograph - extensions to Methodist Church, Cross Steet, New Town
Photograph - extensions to Methodist Church, Cross Steet, New Town
Photograph - New Town Methodist Church decorated for Christmas - evening view
Photograph - New Town Methodist Church decorated for Christmas - evening view
Photograph album of views of Adamsfield, Gordon River, New Town Sunday School teachers, yachting and Risdon Road in flood
Photograph - Photograph album of walking trip to Cradle Mt - Lake St Clair - many of the stereo photos taken by Frederick Smithies
Photograph - Allen family group - colour
Photograph - Allen Avenue, Lutana
Photograph - Allen Avenue, Lutana
Photograph - New Town Bay
Photograph - New Town Bay
Photograph - New Town Bay
Photograph - Aerial view of Prince of Wales Bay
Photograph - Zeehan - views in Main Street - birthplace of Mrs Allen
Photograph - Zeehan - views in Main Street - birthplace of Mrs Allen
Photograph - Zeehan - views in Main Street - birthplace of Mrs Allen
Photograph -Troops at Claremont