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Collection relating to Ludwig Leichhardt 1840-1953 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2856294
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Politzer, L. L. (Ludwig Louis), Collector
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1840-1953 
5 cm. 
Summary

The papers, compiled, extracted and translated by L. L. Politzer are in four parts: 1) A bibliography of Leichhardt (1953); 2) Extracts from letters to M. G. Durand, a botanist in Paris (1842-1844); 3) A collection of documents and letters on Leichhardt (1840-1925); 4) Letters (1842-1848) and a translated extract from "Dr. Ludwig Leichhardt's Briefe an Seine Angehorigen" by G. Neumayer (1881).

Biography/History

Ludwig L. Politzer (1875-1954). Born Vienna. Settled in Australia 1912. Became interested in Leichhardt about 1930, collecting large amounts of material about him in the following 24 years.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : NLA MS 334.

The Durant letters are held by the State Library of Victoria.

Reproduction Typescripts of originals (some extracted and translated). 
Subjects Leichhardt, Ludwig, 1813-1848 -- Correspondence.  |  Leichhardt, Ludwig, 1813-1848 -- Bibliography.  |  Durand, M. G. -- Correspondence.  |  Botany -- Australia.  |  Australia -- Discovery and exploration.
Time Coverage 1840-1953 
Occupation Collectors.
Other authors/contributors Leichhardt, Ludwig, 1813-1848  |  Neumayer, G. (Georg), 1826-1909  |  Durand, M. G

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