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Collection of papers relating to Ellis Rowan

Title
Collection of papers relating to Ellis Rowan
Repository
National Library of Australia Manuscript Collection
Reference
MS 422
Date Range
1892 - 1896
Description

Letters, 1892-1896 to Mrs. Ellis Rowan and Mr. Charles Ryan, Ellis Rowan's father. The letters discuss the identification of plants in Rowan's art work by Baron von Mueller, as well as an appeal to Rowan to support endeavours to mobilise an Admiralty expedition to the Antarctic. It also includes a draft preface to a proposed publication of Ellis Rowan's work, presumably written by the publishers, and biographical notes on Ellis Rowan, prepared in 1956.

Quantity
1 folder (0.01 m)
Access
Available for reference. Not for loan.

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