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A pioneer of the fifties : leaves from the journal of an Australian Digger, 18 August 1852-16 March 1854 / Johann Joseph Eugen von Guerard

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DLMSQ 41

Record identifier

1bGdVKxY

A pioneer of the fifties : leaves from the journal of an Australian Digger, 18 August 1852-16 March 1854 / Johann Joseph Eugen von Guerard

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A pioneer of the fifties : leaves from the journal of an Australian Digger, 18 August 1852-16 March 1854 / Johann Joseph Eugen von Guerard

Full title

A pioneer of the fifties : leaves from the journal of an Australian Digger, 18 August 1852-16 March 1854 / Johann Joseph Eugen von Guerard

Date

18 August 1852-16 March 1854

Call Numbers

DLMSQ 41

Record Identifier

1bGdVKxY
Physical Description

Contents

0.05 metres of textual material with ink sketches (1 volume) - bound typescript with ink sketches pasted in

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Level of description

Fonds

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Copying Conditions

Out of copyright

Please acknowledge: : Dixson Library, State Library of New South Wales

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Digitised

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Typescript extracts from von Guerard's journal, 18 August 1852-16 March 1854, with ten original ink illustrations pasted onto leaves at end of volume.

a. Biographical notes on von Guerard. no date.

b. Extracts from nov Guerard's diary covering his departure frm Gravesend England on board the Windermere and the voyage out to Melbourne,...

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Full title

A pioneer of the fifties : leaves from the journal of an Australian Digger, 18 August 1852-16 March 1854 / Johann Joseph Eugen von Guerard

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

Microfilm available at CY 456

Photocopy available in Mitchell Library Reading room at CY DLMSQ 41

Transferred from DLSPENCER 318

Digital order no:Album ID : 940839

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Bequeathed by Sir William Dixson, 1952

Original held by

The original of this MS. is in England; this is the only typed copy that was done -- pencil note inside front cover

Administrative / Biographical history

Johann Joseph Eugen von Guerard, was born is Vienna, studied art in Italy and Dusseldorf before joining the gold rush to Australia in 1852. After two unsuccessful years in Ballarat he travelled extensively through Australia making many sketches. He later became the first master of painting at the National School of Art, Melbourne and curator of the...

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DLMSQ 41

Record Identifier

1bGdVKxY

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901091

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