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Papers of David Corke, 1992, 2009 [manuscript]
Bib ID 5581742
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Corke, David G., 1930-
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1992 and 2009] 
0.03 m. (1 folder) 
Summary

MS Acc11.074 comprises two illustrated articles by David Corke relating to the Burke and Wills Expedition. "Report on the 'Dig tree' site" (1992) comprises the text of comments sent to John White, author of Burke and Wills: the stockade and the tree (1992). "Solving the 'Dig tree' mystery" (2009) focuses on the "Dig" blaze and the site of William Brahe's cache of provisions (1 folder).

Biography/History

Freelance writer and film maker. David G. Corke has made educational films and documentaries, and written on various subjects including technology, history, geography and the environment.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS Acc11.074.

Subjects Corke, David G., 1930- -- Archives.  |  Brahe, William, 1835-1912.  |  Burke and Wills Expedition (1860-1861)  |  Authors, Australian -- 20th century -- Archives.  |  Historians -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Explorers -- Australia -- History.  |  Cooper Creek Region (Qld. and S.A.) -- Discovery and exploration.
Time Coverage 1860-1995 
Occupation Authors.  |  Historians.
Terms of Use Copying of David Corke's copyright material permitted for research purposes. 

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