Tietkens, William Henry (1844-1933)

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Tietkens, W. H. (1844-1933)
Tietkens, W. H. (William Henry) (1844-1933)
Field of activity
Explorer; Naturalist
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Biographies

William Tietkens accompanied E. Giles on an expedition to Central Australia in 1873 and again in 1875 on a journey from Beltana, South Australia to Perth. He later joined the New South Wales Department of Lands as a surveyor in 1891.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Tietkens, William Henry
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Tietkins, William Harry (1844-1933), surveyor, prospector and explorer
    Hartwig, Mervyn
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1976
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 6, 275-276

Resources by William Henry Tietkens (62)

  1. Papers
    Tietkens, William Henry, 1844-1933
    [ Unpublished : 1832-1934 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 200,060.75)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 200,060.75)

  2. William Henry Tietkens papers and pictorial material, 1832-1934
    Tietkens, William Henry, 1844-1933
    [ Photograph ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 181,880.062)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 181,880.062)

  3. William Henry Tietkens
    Tietkens, William Henry, 1844-1933
    [ Unpublished : 1859-1902 ]
    At State Library S Aust
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 170,345.297)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 170,345.297)

  4. Sketch map to illustrate Mr. W.H. Tietkens' paper / drawn and printed at the Dept. of Lands, Sydney, N.S.W
    New South Wales. Dept. of Lands
    [ Map : 1914 ]
    At RGSSA Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 154,023.062)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 154,023.062)

  5. [Explorations in Central Australia : bound collection of pamphlets]
    Tietkens, William Henry, 1844-1933
    [ Book : 1887 ]
    At RGSSA Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 153,300.062)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 153,300.062)

  6. Journal of Mr. W. H. Tietkens' Central Australian exploring expedition
    Tietkens, William Henry, 1844-1933
    [ Book : 1891 ]
    At 6 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 143,343.188)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 143,343.188)

  7. Album compiled by W H Tietkens mainly of his 1889 expedition in Central Australia
    Tietkens, William Henry, 1844-1933
    [ Photograph : 1924 ]
    View online
    At State Library of NSW
    Album compiled by W H Tietkens mainly of his 1889 expedition in Central Australia
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 131,708.406)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 131,708.406)

  8. Private journal of W.H. Tietkens on an expedition to the Nullarbor Plain, February 1879 to January 1880
    Tietkens, William Henry, 1844-1933
    [ Book : 1998 ]
    At 8 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 131,573.75)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 131,573.75)

  9. Letter to President of Linnean Society : from W. Teitkins
    Tietkens, William Henry, 1844-1933
    [ Book : 1880 ]
    Possibly online
    At AIATSIS Collections
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 130,653.031)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 130,653.031)

  10. Account of the latest exploring expedition across Australia : paper read before the Geographical Section of the British Association, Plymouth 1877 / by W.H. Tietkens
    Tietkens, William Henry, 1844-1933
    [ Book : 1877-1878 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 127,408.344)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 127,408.344)

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Resources about William Henry Tietkens (37)

  1. Papers
    Tietkens, William Henry, 1844-1933
    [ Unpublished : 1832-1934 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 200,155.422)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 200,155.422)

  2. William Henry Tietkens papers and pictorial material, 1832-1934
    Tietkens, William Henry, 1844-1933
    [ Photograph ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 181,955.969)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 181,955.969)

  3. William Henry Tietkens
    Tietkens, William Henry, 1844-1933
    [ Unpublished : 1859-1902 ]
    At State Library S Aust
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 170,489.5)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 170,489.5)

  4. William Henry Tietkens
    [ Photograph : 1890 ]
    View online
    At State Library S Aust
    William Henry Tietkens
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 164,655.328)

  5. William Henry Tietkens
    [ Photograph : 1875 ]
    View online
    At State Library S Aust
    William Henry Tietkens
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  6. [Biographical cuttings on William Henry Tietkens, 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: 155,358.922)

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  7. Sketch map to illustrate Mr. W.H. Tietkens' paper / drawn and printed at the Dept. of Lands, Sydney, N.S.W
    New South Wales. Dept. of Lands
    [ Map : 1914 ]
    At RGSSA Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 154,189.547)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 154,189.547)

  8. [Explorations in Central Australia : bound collection of pamphlets]
    Tietkens, William Henry, 1844-1933
    [ Book : 1887 ]
    At RGSSA Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 153,234.594)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 153,234.594)

  9. Journal of Mr. W. H. Tietkens' Central Australian exploring expedition
    Tietkens, William Henry, 1844-1933
    [ Book : 1891 ]
    At 6 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 143,720.812)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 143,720.812)

  10. Private journal of W.H. Tietkens on an expedition to the Nullarbor Plain, February 1879 to January 1880
    Tietkens, William Henry, 1844-1933
    [ Book : 1998 ]
    At 8 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 131,492.781)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 131,492.781)

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  1. Tietkens, William Harry (1844-1933)
    Surveyor; Prospector; Explorer
    ... William Harry Tietkens (1844-1933), surveyor, prospector and explorer, was born on 30 August 1844 ... at Ball's Pond, Islington, London, son of William Henry Tietkens, chemist, and his wife Emily, née... ...
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    ... Gardens in Melbourne from 1857 until 1873 when he was succeeded by William Robert Guilfoyle (qv). An ...
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    Album compiled by W H Tietkens mainly of his 1889 expedition in Central Australia
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    [ Photograph : 1889 ]
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    William Henry Tietkens
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    William Henry Tietkens
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    Photographs (3) presumably taken on Tietkens' expedition to Lake Amadeus, 1889 / W.H. Tietkens
  1. NOTICE UNDER REAL PROPERTY ACT.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 20 November 1931 [Issue No.149] p 3912

    Government Gazette Notices

    ... ., includ. No. 25 Grove-stv St. Peters. 22nd January, 1932. No. 30,094. William-Henry Tietkens, 4 a. 2 r, 6f ... 255 words
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  2. NOTICE UNDER REAL PROPERTY ACT.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 22 July 1921 [Issue No.103] p 4251

    Government Gazette Notices

    ... against Gilbert Muir, the grantee from the Croicn.] No. 21,683. Henry James Clark, 8 p., incl. No. 65 ... ,654. John Long Leisler Tietkens, 2 a. 21 p., front.. Victoria and Sydenham rds., Marrickville. 26th Aug ... 446 words
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  3. SPECIAL GAZETTE UNDER THE "PUBLIC SERVICE ACT, 1902." APPOINTMENTS. DEPARTMENT OF LANDS.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Wednesday 16 January 1907 [Issue No.8 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 317

    Government Gazette Appointments And Employment

    ... Purchase Inspector at Bega, on trial for six months, vice W. II. Tietkens,—to take effect from the 3rd ... Service Board, has been pleased to appoint Mr. Edward Henry Kelly, Clerk, Clerical Relieving Staff, to bo ... 534 words
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  1. MR. W. H. TIETKENS
    Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga, NSW : 1911 - 1954) Friday 21 April 1933 p 2 Article
    ... MB. W.H. TIETKENS Mr. William Henry Tietkens, who was probably the last of the old school of ... 1873 Mr. Tietkens was engaged in pioneering work beyond the Darling River with Mr. Ernest Giles, a ... 260 words
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  2. Mr. W. H. Tietkens.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 20 April 1933 p 6 Article
    ... Mr. W. H. Tietkens. Mr. William Henry Tietkens F.R.G.S. who was probably the last of the old school ... greater part of the     period from 1865 to 1872 Mr. Tietkens was   engaged in pioneering work ... 281 words
    • Text last corrected on 3 December 2013 by vondo
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  3. LATE MR. W. H. TIETKENS.
    Sydney Mail (NSW : 1912 - 1938) Wednesday 26 April 1933 p 46 Article Illustrated
    ... LATE MR. W. H. TIETKENS. William Henry Tietkens, F.R.G.S., who         is ... in his 89th year. Mr. Tietkens's   knowledge of Central Australia dated back   more than 60 ... 92 words
    • Text last corrected on 20 October 2015 by kmart2110
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  1. The interior of Australia: some notes and incidents of travel
    Tietkens, W. H. (William Henry), 1844-1933
    Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society of Australasia. South Australian Branch
    [ Article : 1912-1913 ]
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  2. The Nullabor [sic] Plains and west boundary of the province
    Tietkens, W. H. (William Henry), 1844-1933
    Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society of Australasia. South Australian Branch
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  3. Lake Amadeus and its vicinity
    Tietkens, W. H. (William Henry), 1844-1933
    Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society of Australasia. South Australian Branch
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  4. Royal Australian Historical Society. 33rd Annual Report, 1933 (2 December 1933)
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    Royal Australian Historical Society. 33rd Annual Report, 1933 (2 December 1933)
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  1. Journal of the Central Australian Exploring Expedition, 1889, under command of W.H. Tietkens, despatched by the Central Australian Exploring and Prospecting Association, Limited, under the auspices of the Royal Geographical Society of Australasia, So ...
    Tietkens, William Henry,Müller Ferdinand von, baron, 1825-1896,Tate, Ralph, 1840-1901,Brown, H. Y. L. (Henry Yorke Lyell), 1844-1928
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  2. Souvenir of the Sturt centenary : commemorated at Broken Hill, August 1944
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  3. The journal of a forgotten expedition / by Ernest Giles
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  4. The journal of a forgotten expedition in 1875 / by Ernest Giles ; edited by James Bosanquet
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  1. Royal Geographical Society of Australasia. New South Wales Branch - Further records, 1883-192-
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  2. Mitchell Library Newscuttings, 1840-1983
    [ Published : 1840-1983 ]
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