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Found in 49 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents Photograph of a row of [Merino]rams standing in a sheep pen in Australia in the early/mid 20th century. The text beneath the image reads, 'Australia: The Sheep Country.'
Scope and Contents Photograph of a large flock of sheep on the plains in Australia in the early/mid 20th century.
Scope and Contents Illustration of an Australian sheep with its various anatomical points identified on the chart.
Scope and Contents Addressed from Port Philip Heads, Melbourne, 10 July 1855, the autograph letter signed by Sir Charles Hotham (then lieutenant governor of the Australian colony of Victoria) is to the geologist Sir Roderick Murchison (1792-1871).The letter begins with Hotham assuring Murchison that with regard to the 'pretensions' of 'Mr. Clarke' (meaning the geologist William Branwhite Clarke, 1798-1878), in claiming to have made the first discovery of gold in Australia, he is 'delighted' that Murchison...
Dates: 10 July 1855
Scope and Contents Photograph of the Bungaree stud ram, "Champion" standing next to a wooden fence with a man holding his lead in 1883.
Scope and Contents The Correspondence: John Phillips to Frederick William Rudler sub-series consists of:
- 40 letters, alphabetically arranged (1845-1901)
Scope and Contents The Correspondence of Sir Archibald Geikie: Canadian geologists sub-series consists of:
- 50 letters, alphabetically arranged (1872-1900)
Scope and Contents The Correspondence of Sir Roderick Impey Murchison series consists of: letters from Murchison to his wife, 1854 and 1857 miscellaneous correspondence and notes (including letters to Sir Archibald Geikie) 1831-1871 correspondence relating to Murchison's dispute with Adam Sedgwick regarding Silurian classification 1838 and 1852-1866 assorted correspondence,...
Scope and Contents Photograph of the grand champion ram, "Donald Dinnie" in Australia in 1910. The image shows a man's hands parting the wool to show its quality. The text around the image notes the weight of the fleece and that the ram was sold in Australia for 1200 guineas.'
Scope and Contents Photograph of the famous war heroine, Lieutenant Flora Sanders who served with the Serbian Army during World War I and 'received many awards for bravery' standing with her brother in a doorway at Bendigo, Australia in 1921.