Hunter, John, 1737-1821

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Admiral and Governor Arthur Phillip was the first governor of New South Wales from 1786 to his resignation in 1793. He lived in retirement, 1805-1814, in Bath. John Hunter was the second governor of New South Wales.

From the description of Letters. 1811. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225752591

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creatorOf Hunter, John, 1737-1821. A sketch of the navigation from Swan Pt. to the River Elk at the head of Chesapeak Bay. Sketch of the River Elk, at the head of Chesapeak Bay. Eagle, Augt. & Sepn. 1777. Library of Congress
creatorOf Hunter, John, 1737-1821. Plan of Port Jackson New South Wales : Lat. 33° 50' S. Long. 151°.25' E. Variation of the compass 7°.54' E. 1788 / by Capt John Hunter. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Literary and Philosophical Society of Newcastle Upon Tyne. Letters [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf King family. Annotated copy of John Hunter's Historical journal of the transactions at Port Jackson and Norfolk Island [microform]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Hunter, John, 1737-1821. Sydney Cove, Port Jackson / surveyed by Capt. Hunter. Libraries Australia
creatorOf King, Philip Gidley, 1758-1808. Letters. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Hunter, John, 1737-1821. Letters. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Hunter, John, 1737-1821. Letter : Sydney, N.S.W. to Sir Joseph Banks. Libraries Australia
creatorOf King family. Annotated copy of John Hunter's Historical journal of the transactions at Port Jackson and Norfolk Island [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Hindwood, Keith, 1904-1971. John Hunter : a First Fleet naturalist and artist [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Papers relating to the British conquest of Canada, 1759-1773. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Groom, Linda. A constant endeavour : the life and art of John Hunter, second governer of Australia, 2011 / by Linda Groom. Libraries Australia
referencedIn [Hunter, John : photography related ephemera material collected by the National Library of Australia]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Hunter, John, 1737-1821. Historical journal, London [microform]. Libraries Australia
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correspondedWith Banks, Joseph, 1743-1820 person
associatedWith Groom, Linda. person
associatedWith Harrison, W Jnr. person
associatedWith Hindwood, Keith, 1904-1971. person
associatedWith John Stockdale (Bookseller) corporateBody
associatedWith Johnston, George, 1764-1823. person
associatedWith King family. family
associatedWith King family. family
associatedWith King, Philip Gidley, 1758-1808. person
associatedWith Literary and Philosophical Society of Newcastle Upon Tyne. corporateBody
correspondedWith Phillip, Arthur, 1738-1814 person
associatedWith Reid, J. person
associatedWith Wolfe, James, 1727-1759 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Australia--New South Wales
New South Wales
Port Jackson (N.S.W.)
Maryland--Elk River
New South Wales
Australia--Port Jackson (N.S.W.)
New South Wales
Australia--New South Wales
Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.)
Australia
Australia--Sydney Region (N.S.W.)
Subject
Convicts
Natural history
Flowers
Governor--Correspondence
Nautical charts
Birds
Nautical charts--Early works to 1800
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Governors
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Birth 1737-08-29

Death 1821-03-13

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English

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