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Notes on Tasmanian minerals


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Petterd, William Frederick (1903) Notes on Tasmanian minerals. Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania. pp. 62-72.

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The present paper records the more recent results of the
continued investigation into the mineralogy of this State,
from which it will be found that not only are several unrecorded
localities enumerated for minerals which have been
previously catalogued in former contributions on the subject
to this Society, but also that not less than 13 species are
now added to a remarkably long list.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Royal Society of Tasmania, Van Diemens Land, VDL, Hobart Town, natural sciences, proceedings, records
Journal or Publication Title: Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
Page Range: pp. 62-72
Collections: Royal Society Collection > Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
Additional Information:

In 1843 the Horticultural and Botanical Society of Van Diemen's Land was founded and became the Royal Society of Van Diemen's Land for Horticulture, Botany, and the Advancement of Science in 1844. In 1855 its name changed to Royal Society of Tasmania for Horticulture, Botany, and the Advancement of Science. In 1911 the name was shortened to Royal Society of Tasmania.

Date Deposited: 15 Apr 2013 01:03
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2017 01:07
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