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Ludwig Leichhardt letter from the Colonial Secretary, 25 June 1846

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Record title

Ludwig Leichhardt letter from the Colonial Secretary, 25 June 1846

Call numbers

DLMSQ 620

Record identifier

1l4dNXz1

Ludwig Leichhardt letter from the Colonial Secretary, 25 June 1846

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Ludwig Leichhardt letter from the Colonial Secretary, 25 June 1846

Full title

Ludwig Leichhardt letter from the Colonial Secretary, 25 June 1846

Date

25 June 1846

Call Numbers

DLMSQ 620

Record Identifier

1l4dNXz1
Physical Description

Contents

1 folder of textual material - 35 cm. - manuscript, typescript

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Fonds

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Item 1
a. Letter from E. Deas Thomson, Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 25 June 1846, reagarding gratuity to Leichhardt and his party for the successful expedition to Port Essington

Item 2
b. Another copy. Typescript

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Ludwig Leichhardt letter from the Colonial Secretary, 25 June 1846

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

Transferred from DLSPENCER 620

Description source

Information transferred from Dixson Manuscript Card Catalogue as part of the eRecords Project, 2011-2012.

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Bequeathed by Sir William Dixson, 1952

Administrative / Biographical history

Friedrich Wilhelm Ludwig Leichhardt, 1813-1848, naturalist and explorer, was born in Germany and arrived in Sydney in February 1842. In 1844-5 he led an expedition from Moreton Bay to Port Essington, and in 1848 disappeared when leading an expedition to cross to Swan River. No evidence showing conclusively what happened to the expedition has been...

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Call Numbers

DLMSQ 620

Record Identifier

1l4dNXz1

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/1l4dNXz1

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947178

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