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Botanical Gardens, Hobart, Tasmania, miscellaneous papers 1857-1950
Botanical Gardens, Tasmania (1857) Botanical Gardens, Hobart, Tasmania, miscellaneous papers 1857-1950. University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection, Australia. (Unpublished)
(Miscellaneous papers and correspondence)
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Miscellaneous papers mainly pertaining to the Botanical Gardens, Hobart, Tasmania, 1857-1904, 1928, 1950 including a report of Gardens Sub-Committee 1858, catalogues of plants 1857 and 1865, by-laws 1860, plan of site of gardens near Sandy Bay Rivulet and Garden Crescent [Fitzroy Crescent], correspondence 1872-6 including some letters relating to the sale of William Archer's collection of dried Tasmanian plants in London offered to the Tasmanian Government, further letters dated 1883, 1895-6, 1904 and 1928, the Botanical Gardens Bill 1950 and a photograph of the Superintendent's House ('1829' although it was actually built in 1845). RSA/E/12
|Keywords:||Royal Society of Tasmania, Tasmania, social history, Australia, Botanical Gardens, Hobart, water supply, native plants, Queen's Domain, prisoners, prison labour, plants, catalogues, Garden Crescent, Fitzroy Crescent, Sandy Bay Rivulet, plan, William Archer, herbarium specimens, Tasmanian plants, Botanical Gardens Bill, Superintendent's House|
|Publisher:||University of Tasmania Library Special and Rare Materials Collection|
|Collections:||Royal Society Collection|
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|Date Deposited:||13 May 2009 07:09|
|Last Modified:||18 Nov 2014 03:56|
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