Harris, George Prideaux Robert (1775-1810)

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Harris, George (1775-1810)
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Surveyor; Naturalist; Artist; Draughtsman; Painter; Magistrate; Editor
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George Prideaux Robert Harris (1775-1810), surveyor, spent his early life at Exeter, Devon, England. In 1803 he was appointed deputy-surveyor, at a salary of £91 5s. on the civil establishment allotted...

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Sketcher and surveyor, he was one of the first settlers of both Port Phillip, Victoria and Hobart Town, Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania). He made surveys, topographical sketches and watercolours of the areas around Hobart.

sketcher and surveyor, was presumably living in Sri Lanka in 1800. This entry is a stub. You can help DAAO by submitting a biography. ...

Flourished

  • fl. 1807 - 1808

Flourished

  • fl. c.1804 - c.1804

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George Prideaux Robert Harris was a surveyor and naturalist with David Collins in Tasmania from 1803. The National Library of Australia has some of his correspondences on file.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Harris, George Prideaux Robert
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Harris, George Prideaux Robert (1775-1810)
    Pretyman, E. R.
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1966
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 1, 516-517

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  1. Letters and papers of G. P. Harris, 1803-1812 : Deputy Surveyor-General of New South Wales at Sullivan Bay, Port Phillip, and Hobart Town, Van Diemen's Land / edited by Barbara Hamilton-Arnold
    Harris, George Prideaux Robert, 1775-1810
    [ Audio book : 1995 ]
    Letters and papers of G. P. Harris, 1803-1812 : Deputy Surveyor-General of New South Wales at Sullivan Bay, Port Phillip, and Hobart Town, Van Diemen's Land / edited by Barbara Hamilton-Arnold
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  2. [Portrait of A.W.H. Humphrey] [George Prideaux Robert Harris]
    Harris, George Prideaux Robert, 1775-1810
    [ Art work : 1803 ]
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  3. Pipra, M. & F. Speckled Manakins, 1806 / George Prideaux Harris
    Harris, George Prideaux Robert, 1775-1810
    [ Art work : 1979 ]
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  4. G.P. Harris' cottage Hobart Town, Van Dieman's Land (Tasmania)
    Harris, George Prideaux Robert, 1775-1810
    [ Art work : 1979 ]
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  5. The little horned owl, found at Ceylon / G.P.H
    Harris, George Prideaux Robert, 1775-1810
    [ Art work : 1800-1809 ]
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  6. [Hobart Town ca. 1805]
    Harris, George Prideaux Robert, 1775-1810
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  7. [Trigger plant in flower] G.P.H
    Harris, George Prideaux Robert, 1775-1810
    [ Art work : 1806 ]
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  1. [Biographical cuttings on George P.R. Harris, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
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  2. Letters and papers of G.P. Harris, 1803-1812 : Deputy Surveyor-General of New South Wales at Sullivan Bay, Port Phillip, and Hobart Town, Van Diemen's Land / edited by Barbara Hamilton-Arnold
    Harris, G. P. (George Prideaux), 1774-1810
    [ Book : 1994 ]
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    Letters and papers of G.P. Harris, 1803-1812 : Deputy Surveyor-General of New South Wales at Sullivan Bay, Port Phillip, and Hobart Town, Van Diemen's Land / edited by Barbara Hamilton-Arnold
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  3. Letters and papers of G. P. Harris, 1803-1812 : Deputy Surveyor-General of New South Wales at Sullivan Bay, Port Phillip, and Hobart Town, Van Diemen's Land / edited by Barbara Hamilton-Arnold
    Harris, George Prideaux Robert, 1775-1810
    [ Audio book : 1995 ]
    Letters and papers of G. P. Harris, 1803-1812 : Deputy Surveyor-General of New South Wales at Sullivan Bay, Port Phillip, and Hobart Town, Van Diemen's Land / edited by Barbara Hamilton-Arnold
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  4. [G.P.Harris' cottage, Hobart Town, V.D. Land, Aug. 1806]
    [ Art work : 1806 ]
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    [G.P.Harris' cottage, Hobart Town, V.D. Land, Aug. 1806]
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    ... .-January 17, 1929, at her daughter's (Joan) residence, Forest Lodge, Mary Prideaux Brewer, relict of the late ... 80th year. BUZACOTT.-February 27. 1929, George Sidney Ver ney, eldest son of the late Rev. A. Buzacott ... 2267 words
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    ... for six days. PRIDEAUX.— On April 2. at Kiver-ton Park Hospital, to Phyllis and George — a son (David ... Rowan Private Hospital, to George and Lorna — a son. Thanking Dr. Haste and all in attendance. BOOTH ... 9520 words
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    ... , at Bridsetown Hospital, to Mr. and Mrs. G. A. Blythe (Brooklandsroad. Ballngup)-a son (Barry George ... . Sarah. Thornton. Ivy A. Enright, Thomas. TiUou, Charles. Evans Harold F. . Tremlett, Sarah B. Harris ... 3819 words
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  2. G. P. Harris, surveyor and magistrate: a progenitor of the 'Vandemonian spirit'. -Paper presented to a THRA meeting on 16 February 1994-
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  1. COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA. LIST OF PERMANENT OFFICERS OF THE PUBLIC SERVICE AS ON 1ST JANUARY, 1907. (Issued by the Commissioner pursuant to Section 9 of the Commonwealth Public Service Act 1902.) [coming soon]
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    ... . Murray, JF. Kayser, J. A. S. Monfries, J. E. Campbell, G. L». Harris. W. T. tlorke, J. P. Fay, A. J ... . Grenness, E. Dickson, T. A. Justins, J. Liston, H. W. Hellyer, W. G. Pollock, H. H. Harry, M. B. Hayes, F ... 250982 words
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