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Biographical entry Bougainville, Hyacinthe de (1781 - 1846)

Born
1781
France
Died
1846
Occupation
Explorer

Summary

Hyacinthe de Bougainville travelled on "Le Geographe" 1800-1803 under the command of N. Baudin.

Details

Midshipman on "Le Geographe" 1800-1803.

Archival resources

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

  • Louis Henri desaulses de Freycinet - Records, 1803 - 1809, FM 4/1740; Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales. Details

Published resources

Books

  • Bougainville, Hyacinthe de, The Governor's noble guest : Hyacinthe de Bougainville's account of Port Jackson, 1825, translated and edited by Marc Serge Riviere, Melbourne University Press, Carlton, 1999, 291 pp. Details
  • Dyer, Colin, The French Explorers and Sydney, University of Queensland Press, Brisbane, 2009, 224 pp. Details

Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.