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Sketches of Thomas Baines (as filmed by the AJCP): M397 [microform]
Bib ID 2175499
Format MicroformMicroform, PicturePicture
Author
Baines, Thomas, 1820-1875
 
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Access Conditions Available for reference. 
Description Canberra : Australian Joint Copying Project, [19--] 
1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. + 26 col. transparencies and 39 glass slides. 
Series

Australian Joint Copying Project microform collection.

Summary

Sketchbook kept by Thomas Baines on the A.C. Gregory expedition to Northern Australia in 1855 comprising sketches of ships, flora and fauna, Aborigines and landscapes of Sydney and Northern Australia.

Biography/History

Artist and explorer. In 1855 he accompanied A.C. Gregory on his exploration of northern Australia. He produced numerous sketches of Albany Island, the Albert River and the Victoria River as well as reports for the Under-Secretary of State for the Colonies.

Notes

Filmed as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project by the National Library of Australia and the State Library of New South Wales.

National Library of Australia holds microfilm master.

Australian Joint Copying Project miscellaneous series M397.

Microfilm copy of originals held by the Royal Geographical Society, Kensington Gore, London.

Cited In

Australian Joint Copying Project handbook. Part 8 : Miscellaneous [M series], Entry 6, p. 18.

Index/Finding Aid Note Description in Mander-Jones, page 337 
Subjects Baines, Thomas, 1820-1875 -- Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc.  |  A.C. Gregory Expedition 1855-1856.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Australia, Northern -- Pictorial works.  |  Botany -- Australia -- Pictorial works.  |  Zoology -- Australia -- Pictorial works.  |  Australia, Northern -- Pictorial works.  |  Sydney (N.S.W.) -- Pictorial works.
Time Coverage 1855-1856 
Other authors/contributors Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain)  |  National Library of Australia  |  Australian Joint Copying Project  |  State Library of New South Wales

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    Collect from: Main Reading Room - Newspapers and Family History
    Call Number: Mfm M 397
    Status: Available
     
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    Call Number: PIC Cold Store Row A1 Bay 2 Shelf 5 Album 858 #PIC/16490
    Status: Available
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    Mfm M 397 Main Reading Room - Newspapers and Family History
    PIC Cold Store Row A1 Bay 2 Shelf 5 Album 858 #PIC/16490 Special Collections Reading Room - prior notice required

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