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Biographical entry Lindsay, David (1856 - 1922)

Born
20 June 1856
Goolwa, South Australia, Australia
Died
17 December 1922
Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Occupation
Explorer and Surveyor

Summary

David Lindsay explored Arnhem Land and the Gulf of Carpentaria in 1883 -84 and other parts of Queensland and the Northern Territory in the following years. In 1891 he lead the Elder Scientific Exploring Expedition into Western Australia.

Archival resources

Adolph Basser Library, Australian Academy of Science

  • Australian Botanists - Biographies, MS 064; Adolph Basser Library, Australian Academy of Science. Details

Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales

  • David Lindsay - Records, 1878 - 1924, ML MSS 200; Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales. Details

National Archives of Australia, National Office

  • David Lindsay - Records, 1914 - 1916, CRS A3; National Archives of Australia, National Office. Details

State Records of South Australia

  • David Lindsay - Records, 1889 - 1920, A799 and A69; State Records of South Australia. Details

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Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.