Category Pastoralist

Shipboard News Stories and much more in the Ritchie Collection now online!

The University of Melbourne Archives (UMA) wishes to express its appreciation to the Ritchie family for their generous philanthropic gift which has made the creation of online finding aids to the Ritchie family and business papers possible. Contained within the papers of this well-known Western District pastoralist family are early genealogical documents dating from 1749; […]

Ritchie Donation

UMA wishes to announce the receipt of a philanthropic gift which will be used to make the Ritchie papers available for academic and public research. The Ritchie collection contains a rich source of documentation on the lives of this well-known Western District pastoralist family dating from the mid-19th century. The collection contains records documenting the […]