Henry Chamberlain Russell papers, 1856-1912

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Henry Chamberlain Russell papers, 1856-1912

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MLMSS 6755 , R 895 , R 896

Record identifier

9AL3Rv8Y

Henry Chamberlain Russell papers, 1856-1912

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Henry Chamberlain Russell papers, 1856-1912

Full title

Henry Chamberlain Russell papers, 1856-1912

Date

1856-1912

Call Numbers

MLMSS 6755 , R 895 , R 896

Record Identifier

9AL3Rv8Y
Physical Description

Contents

0.05 metres of textual material - manuscript, printed, and typescript

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Photographs

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

1856; Handwritten receipt from the University of Sydney for the sum of two pounds paid by Mr Bourne Russell for the matriculation of his son, Henry Chamberlain.

1857; Certificate (in Latin, with translation) issued for completing the second year of studies in Arts at the University of Sydney.`

Date unknown; Hand coloured photograp...

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Full title

Henry Chamberlain Russell papers, 1856-1912

NOTES

General note

Digital order no:Album ID : 824215

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented to the University of Sydney Archives by Mrs J. R. Moodie, granddaughter of Henry Chamberlain Russell in 1984, and transferred to the Mitchell Library in 1989.

Administrative / Biographical history

Henry Chamberlain Russell was born at West Maitland, New South Wales, in March 1836. He graduated from the University of Sydney in 1859 and was associated with the University for the rest of his life, eventually becoming Vice-Chancellor. In 1870 he was appointed the Government Astronomer, in which position he observed the transit of Venus in 1874....

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MLMSS 6755 , R 895 , R 896

Record Identifier

9AL3Rv8Y

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402598

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