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Dawes, William, 1762 - 1836 (astronomer and colonial administrator)

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Note concerning William Dawes' manuscripts of astronomical observations made at Port Jackson and Rio de Janeiro, 1798

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/68: 87-88
Scope and Contents From the Item: Astronomical observations made on Flinders' voyage on HMS Investigator, with an extract from Flinders' memoir and a related letter [RGO 14/68: 70-83]. Also astronomical observations made by William Dawes, with a related note and letter [RGO 14/68: 84-90].
Dates: 1798
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