Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de, (Sir) (1797-1873)

Also known as
Count Strzelecki (1797-1873)
De Strzelecki, Paul Edmund, (Sir) (1797-1873)
De Strzelecki, Paul Edmund (1797-1873)
Strzelecki, P. E. de, (Paul Edmund), (Sir) (1797-1873)
Strzelecki, P. E. de (1797-1873)
Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de, FRS (1797-1873)
Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de (1797-1873)
Field of activity
Explorer; Mineralogist; Scientist
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http://nla.gov.au/anbd.aut-an35529637
NLA Persistent Identifier
http://nla.gov.au/nla.party-531705

Biographies

Sir Paul Edmund de Strzelecki (1797-1873), explorer and scientist, was born on 20 July 1797 at Gluszyna, near Poznan, Western Poland, as a child of Francis Strzelecki and Anna, née Raczyński, both...

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(Sir) Paul Edmund de Strzelecki was the author of "Physical Description of New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land" (1845), prepared during his visit to the colonies in 1839-43.

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The death of so remarkable a man as the late Sir Edmund de Strzelecki better known as Count de Strzelecki demands more than a passing notice. The deceased was a native of Polish Prussia, and it is stated...

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Selected resources (14)

Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Sir Paul Edmund de Strzelecki, 1797-1873
    Andrews, Alan E.J.
    Published: Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2004
    Series: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
  3. Strzelecki, Sir Paul Edmund De (1797-1873), explorer and scientist
    Heney, Helen
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1967
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 2, 494-495
  4. Strzelecki's Geological Map of Southeastern Australia: an Eclectic Synthesis
    Branagan, D. F.
    Published: 1986
    Series: Historical Records of Australian Science, 6, 3, 375-392
  5. The Count: a Life of Sir Paul Edmund Strzelecki, KCMG Explorer and Scientist
    Rawson, R.
    Published: Heinemann, London, 1953
  6. In a Dark Glass: the Story of P. E. de Strzelecki
    Heney, H. M. E.
    Published: Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1961
  7. Sir Paul Edmund de Strzelecki.
    Harvard, W.L.
    Published: 1941
    Series: Royal Australian Historical Society, xxvi, 20-97
  8. Astronomical and Meteorological Workers in New South Wales, 1778-1860
    Russell, H.C.
    Published: 1888
    Series: Australasian Association for Advancement of Science, 1, 45-94
  9. Physical Description of New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land
    Strzeleski, P.E. (Count)
    Published: Printed for Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, London, 1845
  10. Analysis of Soils from Mona Vale, near Ross, Van Diemen's Land, (a Table fold-out), submitted in 1842
    Streleski, Count (Strzelecki)
    Published: 1846
    Series: Tasmanian Journal of Natural Science, 2, 308, facing
  11. On certain varieties of Australian coal
    Streleski, Count (Strzelecki)
    Published: 1842
    Series: Tasmanian Journal of Natural Science, Agriculture, Statistics, &c., 1, 190-203
  12. Notes of an Excursion in the North-Western Part of Tasmania
    Streleski, Count (sic) = Strzelecki
    Published: 1842
    Series: The Tasmanian Journal of Natural Science, Agriculture, statistics, &c., 1, 76-8
  13. Sir Paul Edmund de Strzelecki: reflections on his life
    Paszkowski, Lech
    Published: Arcadia, Australian Scholarly Publishing, Melbourne, 1997
  14. Chemistry in Australia Bibliography
    Collins, David
    Published: eScholarship Research Centre, 2009

Resources by Paul Edmund de Strzelecki (28)

  1. Route from Yass Plains by the Australian Alps and Gippsland, to Port Phillip : 1840 / by E. P. Streleski [i.e. P. E. Strzelecki] ; John Arrowsmith, Lithog
    Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de, Sir, 1797-1873
    [ Map : 1841-1968 ]
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    At 5 libraries
    Route from Yass Plains by the Australian Alps and Gippsland, to Port Phillip : 1840 / by E. P. Streleski [i.e. P. E. Strzelecki] ; John Arrowsmith, Lithog
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 35.093)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 35.093)

  2. Visit of Count Strzelecki to Mr Senior's house at Mount Tomah, 8th of September 1839
    Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de Sir, 1797-1873
    [ Unpublished : 1865 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 34.312)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 34.312)

  3. Physical description of New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land : illustrated by a geological map, sections, and diagrams, and figures of the organic remains / by P.E. De Strzelecki
    Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de Sir, 1797-1873
    [ Book : 1845 ]
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    At 2 libraries
    Physical description of New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land : illustrated by a geological map, sections, and diagrams, and figures of the organic remains / by P.E. De Strzelecki
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 32.714)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 32.714)

  4. Physical description of New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land, accompanied by a geological map, sections and diagrams and figures of the organic remains / P.E. de Strezelecki
    Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de, Sir, 1797-1873
    [ Book : 1845-1967 ]
    Possibly online
    At 53 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 30.774)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 30.774)

  5. Pisma wybrane / zebrał i przypisami opatrzył Wacław Słabczyński
    Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de, Sir, 1797-1873
    [ Book : 1960 ]
    Languages: English;Polish, [1 other]
    At 5 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 29.002)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 29.002)

  6. Maps [M992]
    Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de Sir, 1797-1873
    [ Microform, Unpublished : 1950 ]
    At 3 libraries
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 27.865)

  7. [Sketch map from Gipps Land expedition of 1840] [by Paul Edmund de Strzelecki]
    Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de Sir, 1797-1873
    [ Map : 1840 ]
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    At State Library VIC
    [Sketch map from Gipps Land expedition of 1840] [by Paul Edmund de Strzelecki]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 24.077)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 24.077)

  8. Sir Paweł Edmund Strzelecki o sobie : fragmenty listøw i dziennika
    Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de Sir, 1797-1873
    [ Sound : 1996 ]
    At State Library VIC
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 22.587)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 22.587)

  9. Route from Yass Plains by the Australian Alps and Gipps Land, to Port Phillip / by E.P. Streleski, 1840
    Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de, Sir, 1797-1873
    [ Map : 1841 ]
    View online
    At National Library
    Route from Yass Plains by the Australian Alps and Gipps Land, to Port Phillip / by E.P. Streleski, 1840
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 18.142)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 18.142)

  10. Papers relating to Sir Paul Strzelecki
    Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de, Sir, 1797-1873
    [ Unpublished ]
    At RHSV
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 15.145)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 15.145)

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Resources about Paul Edmund de Strzelecki (81)

  1. Sir Paul Edmund de Strzelecki : reflections on his life / Lech Paszkowski
    Paszkowski, Lech, 1919-2013
    [ Book : 1997 ]
    At 53 libraries
    Sir Paul Edmund de Strzelecki : reflections on his life / Lech Paszkowski
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 48.082)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 48.082)

  2. Sir Paul E. Strzelecki, a Polish count's explorations in 19th century Australia / Marian Kaluski
    Kałuski, Marian
    [ Book : 1985-2003 ]
    At 41 libraries
    Sir Paul E. Strzelecki, a Polish count's explorations in 19th century Australia / Marian Kaluski
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 40.783)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 40.783)

  3. Route from Yass Plains by the Australian Alps and Gippsland, to Port Phillip : 1840 / by E. P. Streleski [i.e. P. E. Strzelecki] ; John Arrowsmith, Lithog
    Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de, Sir, 1797-1873
    [ Map : 1841-1968 ]
    View online
    At 5 libraries
    Route from Yass Plains by the Australian Alps and Gippsland, to Port Phillip : 1840 / by E. P. Streleski [i.e. P. E. Strzelecki] ; John Arrowsmith, Lithog
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 35.235)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 35.235)

  4. Visit of Count Strzelecki to Mr Senior's house at Mount Tomah, 8th of September 1839
    Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de Sir, 1797-1873
    [ Unpublished : 1865 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 34.359)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 34.359)

  5. In a dark glass : the story of Paul Edmond Strzelecki
    Heney, H. M. E. (Helen Margaret Elizabeth)
    [ Book : 1961 ]
    At 43 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 34.107)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 34.107)

  6. Physical description of New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land : illustrated by a geological map, sections, and diagrams, and figures of the organic remains / by P.E. De Strzelecki
    Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de Sir, 1797-1873
    [ Book : 1845 ]
    View online
    At 2 libraries
    Physical description of New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land : illustrated by a geological map, sections, and diagrams, and figures of the organic remains / by P.E. De Strzelecki
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 32.552)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 32.552)

  7. The Count : a life of Sir Paul Edmund Strzelecki, K.C.M.G., explorer and scientist / by Geoffrey Rawson
    Rawson, Geoffrey
    [ Book : 1953-1954 ]
    At 48 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 31.916)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 31.916)

  8. Pisma wybrane / zebrał i przypisami opatrzył Wacław Słabczyński
    Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de, Sir, 1797-1873
    [ Book : 1960 ]
    Languages: English;Polish, [1 other]
    At 5 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 29.042)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 29.042)

  9. [Biographical cuttings on Paul Edmund de Strzelecki, Count, explorer, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 28.254)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 28.254)

  10. Strzelecki's ascent of Mount Kosciusko, 1840 / by Hugh Powell G. Clews
    Clews, Hugh Powell G., 1890-1980
    [ Book : 1970-1973 ]
    At 34 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 28.069)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 28.069)

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  1. Pawel Edmund Strzelecki (1797/ 1873): and his research work in Australia
    Babicz, Josef
    Australia: Studies on the History of Discovery and Exploration
    [ Article : 1994 ]
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  2. Sir Paul Edmund de Strzelecki
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    Journal of the Royal Australian Historical Society
    [ Article : 1940 ]
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  3. Sir Paul Edmund de Strzelecki
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  4. A visit to Frenchmans Cap by Paul de Strzelecki
    Kleinig, Simon
    Papers and Proceedings: Tasmanian Historical Research Association
    [ Article : 2004 ]
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  1. Franklin, John, (Sir) (1786-1847)
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    ... Sir John Franklin (1786-1847), rear admiral, Arctic explorer and lieutenant-governor, was born on ...
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  1. Australia's snub to Poles over Strzelecki
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Friday 20 November 1987 p 3 Article
    ... metres high. Sir Paul Edmund de Strzelecki was born in 1797 in Poland and died in 1873. He arrived in ... snubbed Poland over the offer of a large sculpture to commemorate the 19th century explorer Sir Paul de ... 836 words
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  2. COUNT STRZELECKI: A Magic Name In Gippsland
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Saturday 19 December 1953 p 4 Article
    ... been easily avoided. According to all accounts, Strzelecki   was born in June, 1797 (p. 3), when a ... , that Sir Paul de Strzelecki, K.C.M.G., C.B., naturalised British subject, was rightly honoured. What ... 1203 words
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  3. SEEKER OF ADVENTURE Count Strzelecki--A Magic Name in Ginnsland
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Saturday 19 December 1953 p 13 Article Illustrated
    ... thought, without dobut, ' that Sir Paul de Strzelecki, K:c.M.G., O.B., naturalised British subject, was ... as a septuagenarian in 1873. The author also includes some 40 plates— maps, photographs, and ... 1365 words
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  1. Jack Absalom on the Strzelecki Track
    [ Video : 1988 ]
    At Frankston Library
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  2. On the Strzklecki track : a most desolate region
    Flashback Home Entertainment
    [ Video : 2008 ]
    At 2 libraries
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  1. Strzelecki's ascent of Mount Kosciusko 1840. / Melbourne, [Australia Felix Club], 1973 42p., bibl., illus, map (Documentary and historical series no.1)
    Clews, Hugh Powell G
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    Languages: Undetermined
    At ANU Library
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.455)

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  2. Life of Sir Paul Edmund Strzelecki, Polish scientist, explorer and philanthropist, 1796-1873 / With foreword by the Rt. Hon. S.M. Bruce ; Introduction by Shane Leslie
    Strzelecki Committee
    [ Book : 1942 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.428)

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  3. The count : a life of Sir Paul Edmund Strzelecki, explorer and scientist
    Rawson, Geoffrey
    [ Book : 1959 ]
    At Yarra Libraries
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  4. Sir Paul Edmund de Strzelecki
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  1. Portrait photograph of a note on Strzelecki and part of a letter from Strzelecki, signed
    Strzelecki, Sir Paul Edmund de, 1797-1873
    [ Unpublished : 1840 ]
    At RGSSA Library
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  2. Sir Paul Edmund De Strzelecki (count Strzelecki) NG2687 [Records]
    [ Unpublished : 1797-1873 ]
    At LINC Tas: SLT & TAHO
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  3. Papers of Jerzy Zubrzycki
    Zubrzycki, Jerzy, 1920-2009
    [ Unpublished : 1919-2006 ]
    Languages: English;Polish, [1 other]
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  1. Website: Using Lives: Essays in Australian Biography and History
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