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Sir Thomas Mitchell - Papers, 1708-1855

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Record title

Sir Thomas Mitchell - Papers, 1708-1855

Call numbers

C 1 - C 89

Record identifier

9arp7NGn

Sir Thomas Mitchell - Papers, 1708-1855

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Sir Thomas Mitchell - Papers, 1708-1855

Full title

Sir Thomas Mitchell - Papers, 1708-1855

Date

1708 - 1855

Call Numbers

C 1 - C 89

Record Identifier

9arp7NGn
Physical Description

Contents

89 volumes - 1.96 Meters

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Fonds

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Issue Copy

Photocopy : CYC 55 - CYC 56 (open access): xerox copies made from microfilm.

Partially Microfilmed : The following 49 volumes have been copied onto preservation microfilm: C 11-C23, C 30, C 35 - C 42, C 45 - C 48, C 50 - C 67, C 71, C 80, C 83 and C 87. Refer to contents listing below for the microfilm reel numbers.

Partly Digitised : C 42, C 67, C 71

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

C 01-C 10: Sir Thomas Mitchell school books, textbooks and Bible, 1708-1812

C 11-C 21: Sir Thomas Mitchell notebooks and Spanish and Portuguese field books, ca. 1811-1848

C 22-C 39: Sir Thomas Mitchell diaries, memoranda and miscellaneous notes on science, 1814-1829

C 40-C 56: Sir Thomas Mitchell field books, sketchbooks and ex...

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Full title

Sir Thomas Mitchell - Papers, 1708-1855

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NOTES

General note

Bound by Mitchell Library, February 1932

Gamilaraay / Gamilaroi / Kamilaroi language (D23) (NSW SH55-12)

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Bequeathed by D.S. Mitchell, 1907

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Nelson Meers Foundation Heritage Collection

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Administrative / Biographical history

Sir Thomas Mitchell (1792-1855) served as a volunteer in the Peninsular War and in 1814 was selected to produce plans of the major battlefields. He was promoted major in 1826 and appointed surveyor-general of New South Wales in 1828. Between 1831 and 1846 he made four exploring expeditions into the interior of Australia. He was knighted in 1839 and...

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Call Numbers

C 1 - C 89

Record Identifier

9arp7NGn

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447342

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