Miscellaneous French material [manuscript]. 1792-1840.
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Collected by Rex Nan Kivell. From the description of Prospectus, notices, town-lots, land purchases and other documents [manuscript]. 1794-1961. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225846980 Nan Kivell was a director of the Redfern Gallery, London. Born in New Zealand, he had a keen interest in Australian, New Zealand and Pacific paintings, prints, books and manuscripts. In June 1966 he was granted a C.M.G. "for services in providing the National Library with valuable...
Epithet: Captain; RN British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000986.0x0003a9 Epithet: son of George, 1st Baron Carteret British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000986.0x0003aa Epithet: of St Ouen Title: 2nd Baronet British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_1...
French explorer, cartographer, botanist, linguist and writer. Born 23rd May, 1790, at Conde sur Noireau, Calvados, and was killed on 12th May, 1842, in a train which caught fire between Paris and Versailles. From the description of Dumont d'Urville lettres 1841, 1841 July 8 [manuscript]. 1841. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225318580 ...
Physicist and naval officer. Duperrey accompanied de Freycinet on the "Uranie" around the world to study meteorology and terrestrial magnetism 1817-1820. He commanded the "Coquille" on an expedition to Oceania and South America 1822-1825. From the description of Transcripts of documents from Duperrey's voyage, 1822-1825. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81483303 ...
Cartographic surveyor and naturalist. In 1800 Louis de Freycinet joined an expedition under Nicolas Baudin to explore the south and south-west coasts of Australia in the ships Naturaliste and Geographe. He commanded an expedition to circumnavigate the globe and conduct research into the shape of the Earth, meteorology and terrestrial magnetism, sailing from Toulon in September 1817 in L'Uranie with his wife Rose, who secreted herself aboard. He set up an observatory at Shark Bay and charted the ...