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Biographical entry Tallerman, Daniel (c. 1832 - ?)

Born
c. 1832
London, England
Occupation
Business executive

Summary

Daniel Tallerman had a varied career, including exporting potted meat to England.

Details

Born London, ca 1832. Date of death unknown. Purser on ship to Melbourne, arriving 1853; to gold diggings, opened stores and hotels various fields; made fortune supplying Tarrengower rush, but lost in speculation; attempted India rubber import business in Melbourne, failed; to New Zealand with theatrical troupe; returned to Melbourne and established meat trade to Britain with plain and kosher potted meat.

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See also

  • Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, Technology in Australia 1788-1988, Online edn, Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 3 May 2000, http://www.austehc.unimelb.edu.au/tia/index_t.html. Details
  • Farrer, Keith Thomas Henry, A Settlement Amply Supplied: Food Technology in Nineteenth Century Australia, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1980, 332 pp. Details

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