Brown, Robert, 1773-1858

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Robert Brown, a botanist and protege of Sir Joseph Banks, accompanied Matthew Flinders on his voyage in the Investigator. His diary (or journal), begun during a visit to Ireland in 1800 was kept until January 1805.

From the description of Diary extract. 1802. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225828145

Scottish physician.

From the description of Robert Brown manuscript, [after 1826], [London]. (Duke University). WorldCat record id: 34992600

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referencedIn American Philosophical Society Library. Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection. 1668-1983. American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Brown, Robert, 1773-1858. Stones collected at the in the neighbourhood of Parramatta / [Robert Brown]. Natural History Museum
creatorOf Brown, Robert, 1773-1858. Collections of minerals from Kent's Group / [Robert Brown]. Natural History Museum
referencedIn An Annotated Calendar of the Letters of Charles Darwin in the Library of the American Philosophical Society, 1799-1882 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Brown, Robert, 1773-1858. Robert Brown manuscript, [after 1826], [London]. Duke University, Medical Center Library & Archives
referencedIn Humboldt, Alexander von, 1769-1859. Miscellaneous correspondence, 1789-1859. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker correspondence, 1844-1910, 1844-1910 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Alexander von Humboldt papers, 1801-1859, 1793-1859 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Cunningham, Allan, 1791-1839. Papers [microform]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Brown, Robert, 1773-1858. Diary extract. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Alexander von Humboldt miscellaneous correspondence, 1789-1859, 1789-1859 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Irvine, Alexander, 1863-1941. Autograph Collection of Alexander Irvine. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn Chase, Agnes, 1869-1963. Prodromus florae Novae Hollandiae, Robert Brown : ed. II edit Nees von Esenbeck, 1827 changes from ed. 1, 1810. Missouri Botanical Garden, Peter H Raven Library
referencedIn Hooker, Joseph Dalton, Sir, 1817-1911. Correspondence, 1844-1910. American Philosophical Society Library
creatorOf Brown, Robert, 1773-1858. Letters. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
referencedIn Henry Adams autograph album, 1833-1939. Houghton Library
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associatedWith Abel, Clarke, 1780-1826. person
associatedWith Adams, Henry, 1838-1918 person
associatedWith Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873 person
associatedWith Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743-1820 person
associatedWith Chase, Agnes, 1869-1963. person
associatedWith Cooper, Thomas, 1759-1839 person
associatedWith Coues, Elliott, 1842-1899 person
associatedWith Cunningham, Allan, 1791-1839. person
associatedWith Cuvier, Georges, Baron, 1769-1832 person
associatedWith Darlington, William, 1782-1863 person
associatedWith Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882 person
associatedWith Dibner, Bern, person
associatedWith Edison, Thomas A., (Thomas Alva), 1847-1931 person
associatedWith Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 person
associatedWith Everett, Edward, 1794-1865 person
associatedWith Fitch, John person
associatedWith Genth, F. A., (Frederick Augustus), 1820-1893 person
associatedWith Gray, Asa, 1810-1888 person
associatedWith Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872 person
associatedWith Harding, Warren G. person
associatedWith History of Medicine Collections (Duke University) corporateBody
associatedWith Hooker, Joseph Dalton, Sir, 1817-1911. person
associatedWith Humboldt, Alexander von, 1769-1859. person
associatedWith Irvine, Alexander, 1863-1941. person
associatedWith Newcomb, Simon person
associatedWith Newton, Isaac, Sir, 1642-1727 person
associatedWith Poinsett, Joel Roberts, 1779-1851 person
associatedWith Rittenhouse, David, 1732-1796 person
associatedWith Rush, Benjamin, 1746-1813 person
associatedWith Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe, 1793-1864 person
associatedWith Seybert, Adam, 1773-1825 person
associatedWith Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866 person
associatedWith Stevens, Henry person
associatedWith Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872 person
associatedWith Thomson, Charles, 1729-1824 person
associatedWith Waterton, Charles, 1782-1865 person
associatedWith Wayne, Anthony person
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Port Augusta (S. Aust.)


Birth 1773-12-21

Death 1858-06-10





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