Gordon, Adam Lindsay, 1833-1870

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Poet.

From the description of Hunting under the Southern Cross [manuscript]. 1870. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225835366

Adam Lindsay Gordon was an Australian poet, passionate about horse racing. He had a few bad falls but was undeterred. Suffering from depression, he shot himself on the beach in Brighton in 1870.

From the description of Papers [manuscript]. 1865-1869. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 222894181

Poet. (see: The Oxford companion to Australian literature, p. 301-302).

From the description of Notebook [manuscript]. 1851. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225818715

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referencedIn Lindsay Gordon Lovers' Society. Records [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Lindsay Gordon Lovers' Society. Minute book, programmes and newspaper cuttings [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Ehrhardt, Marianne. Adam Lindsay Gordon: a checklist [manuscript] / Marianne M. H. E. Ehrardt. University of Queensland, UQ Library
referencedIn McMahon, John. Papers [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Neilson, John Shaw, 1872-1942. Lines written in memory of Adam Lindsay Gordon [manuscript] / by Shaw Neilson. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Terrington, Tom. [A history of Framlingham and 2 scrapbooks]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Hindson, Matthew. Heartland : for large massed choir and two pianos [music] / by Matthew Hindson. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Rigby, E. C. [Newspaper cuttings]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Neilson, John Shaw, 1872-1942. Lines written in memory of Adam Lindsay Gordon [manuscript] / by Shaw Neilson. University of Queensland, UQ Library
creatorOf Gordon, Adam Lindsay, 1833-1870. [Papers] [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Gordon, Adam Lindsay, 1833-1870. Letter : to Charles Ashwin [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Maloney, Patrick. Letters received, with lecture notes [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Gordon, Adam Lindsay, 1833-1870. Papers [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Anderson, Hugh, 1927-. Letter to Cecil Hadgraft, 1968 [manuscript] University of Queensland, UQ Library
referencedIn Sladen, Douglas Brooke Wheelton, 1856-1947. Letters, [ca. 1865-1935]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Gordon, Adam Lindsay, 1833-1870. Hunting under the Southern Cross [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Wye, William James. Gordon's cottage. University of Queensland, UQ Library
creatorOf Ashe, John. Thora's song from Ashtaroth / lyric by Adam Lindsay Gordon ; music by John Ashe. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Gordon, Adam Lindsay, 1833-1870. Letters [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Moir, J. K. (John Kinmont), 1893-1958. Material relating to Adam Lindsay Gordon [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn O'Dowd, Bernard, 1866-1953. Addresses [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Moir, J. K. (John Kinmont), 1893-1958. A chronology of the life of Adam Lindsay Gordon : and of the Gordon Movement [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Sladen, Douglas Brooke Wheelton, 1856-1947. Letters, 1937 Feb7 & 1939 Mar 12 [manuscript] : London, to M. H. Spielmann. University of Queensland, UQ Library
creatorOf McKeon, Valerie. An exile's lament [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Gordon, Adam Lindsay, 1833-1870. Notebook [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Blackmore, Edwin Gordon, 1837-1909. Papers [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Sladen, Douglas, 1856-1947. Letters [manuscript] : London, to M. H. Spielmann. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Ashwin, Charles. Letters and programme relating to Adam Lindsay Gordon [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Gordon, Adam Lindsay, 1833-1870. Papers [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
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associatedWith Anderson, Hugh, 1927- person
associatedWith Ashe, John. person
associatedWith Ashwin, Charles. person
associatedWith Blackmore, Edwin Gordon, 1837-1909. person
associatedWith Ehrhardt, Marianne. person
associatedWith Hindson, Matthew. person
associatedWith Kendall, Henry, 1839-1882 person
associatedWith Lindsay Gordon Lovers' Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Maloney, Patrick. person
associatedWith McKeon, Valerie. person
associatedWith McMahon, John. person
associatedWith Mitchell, George person
associatedWith Moir, J. K. (John Kinmont), 1893-1958. person
associatedWith Neilson, John Shaw, 1872-1942. person
associatedWith O'Dowd, Bernard, 1866-1953. person
associatedWith Rigby, E. C. person
associatedWith Sladen, Douglas Brooke Wheelton, 1856-1947. person
associatedWith Terrington, Tom. person
associatedWith Walker, Charley person
associatedWith Wye, William James. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Australia
Subject
Hunting
Poets, Australian
Poets, Australian
Poets, Australian
Authors, Australian
Occupation
Horsemen and horsewomen
Poets
Sportsmen and sportswomen
Authors
Activity

Person

Birth 1833-10-19

Death 1870-06-24

Australians

English

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