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George Boyle White - Journal on expedition with Sir Thos. L. Mitchell, from 26 November 1831 to 14 March 1832

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B 182

Record identifier

1wN262mn

George Boyle White - Journal on expedition with Sir Thos. L. Mitchell, from 26 November 1831 to 14 March 1832

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George Boyle White - Journal on expedition with Sir Thos. L. Mitchell, from 26 November 1831 to 14 March 1832

Full title

George Boyle White - Journal on expedition with Sir Thos. L. Mitchell, from 26 November 1831 to 14 March 1832

Date

1831 - 1832

Call Numbers

B 182

Record Identifier

1wN262mn
Physical Description

Contents

1 vol. - 0.02 Meters

Textual Records - (manuscript)

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Issue Copy

Microfilm : CY 527, frames 1-98 (B 182)

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

1831-1832; Journal of an expedition to the interior [of New South Wales] through the Liverpool Plains. Describes outset of the journey from Greenwood; waiting for Major Mitchell, the Surveyor General; nature of the exploring party and provisions; weather conditions; landscape traversed; places of encampment; daily activities; taking of meas...

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George Boyle White - Journal on expedition with Sir Thos. L. Mitchell, from 26 November 1831 to 14 March 1832

NOTES

General note

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Signature / Inscriptions

Titled from inscription on front endpaper.

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Bequeathed by D.S. Mitchell, 1907.

Administrative / Biographical history

Thomas Livingstone Mitchell, the colony's fourth Surveyor-General, journeyed to the area between the Castlereagh and Gwydir Rivers in search of the Kindur River that purportedly flowed inland to the north-west of New South Wales. On this expedition, George Boyle White accompanied Mitchell as Assistant Surveyor. -- Reference: Australian Dictionary o...

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B 182

Record Identifier

1wN262mn

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