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Walker Family Papers : George Washington Walker and James Backhouse, missionary visit to Bechuanaland, June-August 1839

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Walker, George Washington and Backhouse, James (1843) Walker Family Papers : George Washington Walker and James Backhouse, missionary visit to Bechuanaland, June-August 1839. Royal Society of Tasmania, University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection, Australia. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Documents the journey of George Washington Walker and James Backhouse as they visit various missions in Bechuanaland, Africa during June-August 1839. With notes on the various tribes, the vegetation of the area and fine ink drawings and descriptions of tribal huts and artifacts. Private Deposit W9/A2/15

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
Collections: Quaker Collection
Royal Society Collection
Other Special Collections
Date Deposited: 28 Aug 2013 03:15
Last Modified: 09 Dec 2014 04:06
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