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Biographical entry Wright, Horatio George Anthony (1827 - 1901)

Born
1827
Maidstone, Kent, England
Died
14 September 1901
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation
Physician and Microscopist

Summary

Horatio George A. Wright, one of the best-known doctors of inner Sydney, was an enthusiastic member of the Royal Society of New South Wales. His interests included micro-photography, astronomy, physics and sanitation. In 1874 he observed the transit of Venus with H.C. Russell.

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State Records New South Wales, Sydney Reading Room

  • Horatio George Anthony Wright - Records, 1854 - 1901; State Records New South Wales, Sydney Reading Room. Details

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McCarthy, G.J.