Burke and Wills Expedition / Samuel Thomas Gill

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Record title

Burke and Wills Expedition / Samuel Thomas Gill

Call numbers

DGA 15

Record identifier

9WZMgEaY

Burke and Wills Expedition / Samuel Thomas Gill

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Burke and Wills Expedition / Samuel Thomas Gill

Full title

Burke and Wills Expedition / Samuel Thomas Gill

Date

ca. 1860-1861

Call Numbers

DGA 15

Record Identifier

9WZMgEaY
Physical Description

Contents

Drawings - each image approx. 20.6 cm. x 33.2 cm. pasted onto backing card approx. 27.3 cm. x 47.8 cm.; largest image 21.6 cm. x 33.6 cm. - f.6 removed from backing and hinged into window mount - 10 watercolour drawings

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Fonds

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Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Creator died before 1955

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

[Spelling as on originals]
1. Bourk's Expidition starting from Royal Park Melbourne
2. Crossing Lodden Plains
3. Camp at Cooper's Creek
4. Pioneer party leaving Cooper's Creek
5. Crossing the Stoney Desert
6. Arrival at Carpentaria
7. Return to Coopers Ck
8. Death of Wills
9. Death of Bourke
10. Discovery of King with...

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Burke and Wills Expedition / Samuel Thomas Gill

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

Each except f.6 is signed "STG" or "S.T.G." in lower left hand corner of image; some signatures have been inked over. f.6 unsigned

All are titled in ink at lower right corner of image. On f.8 the painted title has been inked over

Numbered in pencil at top right corner of mount

Digital order no:Album ID : 823645

Date note

Dated from Burke & Wills expedition

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

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Faces of Australia: image, reality and the portrait.

Blighted paradise : colonial visions of Northern Australia

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

DGA 15

Record Identifier

9WZMgEaY

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Reference code

447373

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