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Cook's tree - a tamarind tree planted by Captain Cook on Point Venus, Tahiti, to mark the spot from which he viewed the Transit of Venus in 1768

Call numbers

SV*/Cook/4

Record identifier

nM7lkoDY

Cook's tree - a tamarind tree planted by Captain Cook on Point Venus, Tahiti, to mark the spot from which he viewed the Transit of Venus in 1768

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Cook's tree - a tamarind tree planted by Captain Cook on Point Venus, Tahiti, to mark the spot from which he viewed the Transit of Venus in 1768

Full title

Cook's tree - a tamarind tree planted by Captain Cook on Point Venus, Tahiti, to mark the spot from which he viewed the Transit of Venus in 1768

Date

1883

Call Numbers

SV*/Cook/4

Record Identifier

nM7lkoDY

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Contents

1 photograph - ca. 10 1/2 x 8 1/2 in.

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Full title

Cook's tree - a tamarind tree planted by Captain Cook on Point Venus, Tahiti, to mark the spot from which he viewed the Transit of Venus in 1768

NOTES

General note

Printed label of the Australian Museum corrects date on inset label as above to 1769
Australian Museum catalogue number: B10521

Description source

Information transferred from Pictures Card Catalogue as part of the eRecords Project, 2009-2010

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented to the Australian Museum by C.T. Burfitt and transferred to the State Library in 1955

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SV*/Cook/4

Record Identifier

nM7lkoDY

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879133

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