Wood, James (1802-1854)

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Artist; Printmaker; Publisher; Bookshop Owner; Wine Merchant; Public Servant; Almanack Publisher
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Lithographer and public servant, son of James Boteler Wood, arrived at Hobart Town, Van Diemen's Land, in the Lang on 27 July 1824. After marrying in England he returned to Australia with a lithographic press, which he operated with his new wife.

lithographer and public servant, son of James Boteler Wood, arrived at Hobart Town, Van Diemen’s Land, in the Lang on 27 July 1824. Leaving his parents, brother and sister there, he continued on to Sydney where he worked as clerk to the registrar of the NSW Supreme Court. By 1826 he had returned to Tasmania and taken up an equivalent position in Hobart Town. During a visit to England in 1828 he married Eulalie Lambelet ( Wood ). The couple landed at Hobart Town in the Vibilia on 13 June 1829, bringing with them a lithographic press. James is said to have operated it with his wife, despite continuing his full-time position with the Supreme Court for at least another year. He was described as a wine merchant in the baptismal register of his daughter, Isabella Eulalie Maria, in February 1831. By 1833 he had a bookshop in Liverpool Street, from which address he published Charles Atkinson 's lithographic Views through Hobart Town in September. In 1837 he began to publish Wood’s Almanacks . They continued to appear until 1857, although James died on 26 April 1854, so perhaps Eulalie Wood continued to play a major (unacknowledged) role in the

  • 27 July 1824

Flourished

  • fl. c.1829 - c.1854

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Our last week's obituary, contained the name of Mr. James Wood, an old colonist, known as an able compiler of statistics, and the original editor and proprietor of Woods Almanack. Mr. Wood, formerly...

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  1. Wood's almanack
    Wood, James, 1802-1854
    [ Periodical : 1838-1856 ]
    At 2 libraries
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  2. Van Diemen's Land Royal Kalendar, colonial register, and almanack / compiled by James Wood
    Wood, James, 1802-1854,
    [ Periodical : 1848 ]
    At 9 libraries
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  3. Van Diemen's Land Royal Kalendar and almanack
    Wood, James, 1802-1854
    [ Periodical : 1847 ]
    At 6 libraries
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  4. The Tasmanian Royal Kalendar, colonial register, and almanack / Compiled by James Wood
    Wood, James, 1802-1854
    [ Periodical : 1849 ]
    At 11 libraries
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  1. Jones, F. Wood, (Frederic Wood) (1879-)
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  1. IN BANKRUPTCY. Re James Wood.
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    ... . (833Y IN BANKRUPTCY. Re James Wood. NOTICE is hereby given that a Sequestration Order has this day been ... made against the abovcnamed James Wood, of Croydon, at present a eonfinee in the Debtors' Prison in ... 76 words
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  2. To James Deane Wood, of South Head.
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    ... In the Supremo Court of Now South Wales. Sheriff's Ofllco, Sydney, 29th April, 1878. Wood and ... others v Doyle James. BY virtue of tlio Act 6tli Victoria No. 9, on Thursday, tho sixth day of Juno, 1878 ... 201 words
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    ... successful for the publican's booth, and Mr. J. J. Dins-dale for light refreshments. Mr. James Meredith, a ... 378 words
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  3. Mr. James Gregor Wood
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