Besides the commercial advantages presented by situation, and the natural productions of the soil, the salubrity of the climate of South Australia, with its comparative vicinity to India, offers another consideration of prospective advantage ...Article : 1,109 words
"Having succeeded in raising the subscribed capital of ?£200,000, with a deposit of ?£5 per share, making ?£20,000 paid up, the Company was formed on the 22d of January, 1836. "Their first object was to purchase such a quantity of land in ...Article : 3,353 words
The preliminary survey of the coast of South Australia has been intrusted to Lieut.-Col. LIGHT, one of the aides-de-camp to his Grace the Duke of WELLINGTON during the Peninsular War, who has been appointed Surveyor-General of the ...Article : 652 words
In connexion with the official proceedings of his Majesty's Government and Commissioners, in the establishment and colonization of Southern Australia, the great commercial company whose designation heads this article merits a ...Article : 1,764 words
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