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Biographical entry Johnson, Richard (1753? - 1827)

Born
1753?
Died
13 March 1827
Occupation
Cleric and Collector

Summary

(Reverend) Richard Johnson was Colonial Chaplain in Australia during the late 1700s. He also collected plants and animals which were sent to Joseph Banks and others in England. The Mitchell Library at the National Library of Australia has a collection of some of his records and letters to Banks.

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

  • Richard Johnson - Records, 1788, Z Safe 1/22; Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales. Details

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McCarthy, G.J.