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Biographical entry Duperrey, Louis Isidore (1786 - 1865)

Born
21 October 1786
France
Died
10 September 1865
Occupation
Physicist and Naval officer

Summary

Louis Isidore Duperrey accompanied de Freycinet on the "Uranie" around the world to study meteorology and terrestrial magnetism 1817-20. He commanded the "Coquille" on an expedition to Oceania and South America 1822-5.

Archival resources

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

  • Louis Isidore Duperrey - Records, 1822 - 1825, B1297-1300; Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales. Details

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McCarthy, G.J.