Letters from Thomas Reedy to Sir William Macarthur, during the Chevert Expedition of 1875

  • Thomas Reedy (1842-1929) was head gardener for Sir William Macarthur. In 1875, as an expeditionary member on the Chevert Expedition, he collected plants from islands in the Great Barrier Reef, the Torres Strait and New Guinea for Macarthur. Three surviving letters to his employer, Sir William Macarthur, are introduced, transcribed and minimally annotated.

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Author:Graham R. Fulton, Josephine Milne
ISSN:0727- 9620
ISSN:2200 - 405X
Parent Title (English):Cunninghamia : a journal of plant ecology for eastern Australia
Document Type:Article
Year of Completion:2019
Year of first Publication:2019
Publishing Institution:Universit├Ątsbibliothek Johann Christian Senckenberg
Release Date:2021/02/10
Page Number:14
First Page:29
Last Page:42
Dewey Decimal Classification:5 Naturwissenschaften und Mathematik / 58 Pflanzen (Botanik) / 580 Pflanzen (Botanik)
Sammlungen:Sammlung Biologie / Sondersammelgebiets-Volltexte
Zeitschriften / Jahresberichte:Cunninghamia : A Journal of Plant Ecology for Eastern Australia / Cunninghamia : A Journal of Plant Ecology for Eastern Australia, Volume 19 (2019)
Licence (German):License LogoDeutsches Urheberrecht