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Biographical entry Russell, Robert (1808 - 1900)

Born
13 February 1808
Kennington, Surrey, England
Died
10 April 1900
Richmond, Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Surveyor and Natural history artist

Summary

Robert Russell was appointed surveyor at Port Phillip in 1836 and assisted Robert Hoddle in laying out Melbourne. He became a private architect in 1839 and an amateur artist.

Archival resources

National Library of Australia Manuscript Collection

  • Robert Russell - Records, 1849, MS 571; National Library of Australia Manuscript Collection. Details

Royal Historical Society of Victoria Inc

  • Robert Russell - Records, 1836 - 1922; Royal Historical Society of Victoria Inc. Details

State Library of Victoria, Australian Manuscripts Collection

  • Robert Russell - Records, 1830 - 1878, MS 11385; State Library of Victoria, Australian Manuscripts Collection. Details

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McCarthy, G.J.