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Walker, James Backhouse and Sprent, Charles and Johnston, Robert Mackenzie and Giblin, A (2011) James Backhouse Walker Index: Royal Society Collection. Royal Society of Tasmania, University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection, Australia. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

This index points to the notes, draft articles, newspaper cuttings etc. of James Backhouse Walker (1841-1899). James Backhouse Walker was a solicitor, son of george Washington Walker and Sarah Benson Walker, Quakers, and was interested in the history and geography of Tasmania. He gave many talks to the Royal Society of Tasmania and others. He was a fellow of the Royal Society, London. His notes, draft articles, newspaper cuttings, etc., were presented to the Royal Society of Tasmania by his sisters in 1920. Royal Society RS.5

Item Type: Other
Keywords: Tasmania, Royal Society of Tasmania, science, natural science, social history, Australia, indexes, University of Tasmania, Library, private deposits, archives, Collections, catalogue, Special, Van Diemen's Land,
Publisher: Royal Society of Tasmania, University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection
Date Deposited: 22 Jun 2011 05:32
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 04:18
URI: http://eprints.utas.edu.au/id/eprint/11092
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