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Thomas Baines journals kept during the North Australian Expedition, 30 January 1856-3 April 1857

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Thomas Baines journals kept during the North Australian Expedition, 30 January 1856-3 April 1857

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C 408

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1xqZX76Y

Thomas Baines journals kept during the North Australian Expedition, 30 January 1856-3 April 1857

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Thomas Baines journals kept during the North Australian Expedition, 30 January 1856-3 April 1857

Full title

Thomas Baines journals kept during the North Australian Expedition, 30 January 1856-3 April 1857

Date

30 January 1856-3 April 1857

Call Numbers

C 408

Record Identifier

1xqZX76Y
Physical Description

Contents

textual material (5 volumes)

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Fonds

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Out of copyright

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

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Issue Copy

Microfilm : MAV/FM4/1373

Finding aids

Transcript for all journals available here - http://acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/_transcript/2015/D00491/a1847.pdf

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Five journals describing the expedition, including the setting up of camps, hunting, gathering and planting food, encounters with natives and weather observations

ITEM 1
Journal of the Detachment of the North Australian Expedition remaining at Depot Creek, 30 January - 28 March 1856

ITEM 2
Journal of the Detachment of the North...

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Thomas Baines journals kept during the North Australian Expedition, 30 January 1856-3 April 1857

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CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Administrative / Biographical history

John Thomas Baines was born on 27 November 1820 in Norfolk. At the age of 22 he sailed to South Africa where he became a portrait painter and explorer, taking part in three extensive journeys into the interior. After returning to England, in 1852 he published 'Scenery and Events in South Africa'. In March 1855 he left England as official artist to...

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C 408

Record Identifier

1xqZX76Y

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877484

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