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Reference to the index of facsimile copy of Sir Douglas Mawson's proclamation of British sovereign rights over the territory of King George II Land and Oates Land between latitude 66 degrees south and the South Pole, 5 January 1931.

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Mawson, Douglas Reference to the index of facsimile copy of Sir Douglas Mawson's proclamation of British sovereign rights over the territory of King George II Land and Oates Land between latitude 66 degrees south and the South Pole, 5 January 1931. University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection, Australia. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

The original document of Douglas Mawson's proclomation of British sovereign rights was buried under rocks in the Antarctic for 46 years. It was restored by the National Library of Australia, Canberra. 1 photograph (reduced copy of orig. doc.)

Item Type: Other
Keywords: Tasmania, van diemens land, social history, history, colony, colonial, Australia, indexes, University of Tasmania, Library, private deposits, archives, Collections, catalogue, Special, index,
Publisher: University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection
Additional Information: University of Tasmania Library, Special and Rare Materials Collection - Private Deposit M.17
Date Deposited: 07 Jun 2011 06:26
Last Modified: 15 Dec 2011 00:39
URI: http://eprints.utas.edu.au/id/eprint/10991
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