Manuscript – Thomas McIntyre
'Reminiscences of a Victoria Mounted Constable (A Narrative of the Kelly Gang and Other Bushrangers)
Only known published example of Thomas McIntyre's manuscript. An incomplete collection of ten shorthand journals, c1900.Contributors
This manuscript was written by McIntyre in the aftermath of the murders at Stringybark Creek.
He recounts his experience at the hands of the Kelly Gang and follows their exploits up to Ned Kelly’s trial for murder in 1880, at which McIntyre was the key witness.
You can read the full version of the manuscript on the Victoria Police Museum’s website: