Wilkes, William Charles (1816-1873)

Also known as
Cordwainer, James Arrowsmith (1816-1873)
Field of activity
Journalist; Editor
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http://nla.gov.au/anbd.aut-an58784484
NLA Persistent Identifier
https://nla.gov.au/nla.party-1463582

Biographies

William Charles Wilkes (1816?-1873), journalist and editor, was probably born in Surrey, England, son of Andrew Robertson Wilkes, reputedly a captain in the East India Co., and his wife Mary Christmas,...

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  1. The raid of the Aborigines: a brief overview and background to the poem
    Uhr, Frank
    Journal of the Royal Historical Society of Queensland
    [ Article, Book : 2001 ]
    View online (conditions apply)
    At AIATSIS Collections
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  2. The early settlement of Queensland / by John Campbell. The Raid of the Aborigines : a heroic poem / by William Wilks
    Campbell, John, died -1876
    [ Book : 1936 ]
    At National Library
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  1. The raid of the Aborigines: a brief overview and background to the poem
    Uhr, Frank
    Journal of the Royal Historical Society of Queensland
    [ Article, Book : 2001 ]
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    At AIATSIS Collections
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 103,438.641)

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  1. Peale, Titian Ramsay (1799-1885)
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  1. IN the Supreme Court of New South Wales.—Probate Division.—Re estate of JAMES HENRY CHARLES WILKES,
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 28 July 1978 [Issue No.86] p 3225

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    ... -1942, Robert William Wilkes, the executor of the will of the said James Henry Charles Wilkes, who died on the ... IN the Supreme Court of New South Wales.—Probate Division.—Re estate of JAMES HENRY CHARLES WILKES ... 196 words
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  2. ECCLESIASTICAL JURISDICTION. In the will and codicil of Charles Wilkes, late of Connel's Brush, in the parish of St. George, county of Cumberland, Colony of New South Wales, farmer, deceased.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Friday 19 May 1871 [Issue No.118] p 1100

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    ... abovenamed Charles Wilkes, deceased, may bo granted to William Wilkes and John Roberts, tlio Executors named ... Charles Wilkes, lato of Conn el's Brush, in the parish of St. George, county of Cumberland, Colony of Now ... 124 words
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  3. RE will of CHARLES CRESWELL DONALD, formerly of
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    ... , 1916-1^3$, and Trustee Act, 1925-1940), William Heifoid, executor of the will of the said Charles ... RE will of CHARLES CRESWELL DONALD, fornwrlv of Botany, but late of Eugowra, retired, deceased. ... 164 words
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  2. Die Viti oder Fiji Inseln im maassstabe von 1:1,500,000 : Hauptsachlich nach Wilkes' & Denham's aufnahmen, 1840 und 1857 / Von A. Petermann
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  1. Autobiography of Rear Admiral Charles Wilkes, U.S. Navy, 1798-1877 / editors, William James Morgan ... [et al.] ; with an introd. by John D. H. Kane, Jr
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  2. The forgotten voyage of Charles Wilkes. / Illus. by John Flynn
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  1. Obituary MRS. ANN WILKES
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