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
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    [Portrait of A.W.H. Humphrey] [George Prideaux Robert Harris]
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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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    Pipra, M. & F. Speckled Manakins, 1806 / George Prideaux Harris
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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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    The little horned owl, found at Ceylon / G.P.H
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  6. [Trigger plant in flower] G.P.H
    Harris, George Prideaux Robert, 1775-1810
    [ Art work : 1806 ]
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    [Trigger plant in flower] G.P.H
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  7. [Hobart Town ca. 1805]
    Harris, George Prideaux Robert, 1775-1810
    [ Art work : 1805 ]
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    [Hobart Town ca. 1805]
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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 : 1993-1994 ]
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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
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 20.872)

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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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