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, Paul E. de, (Paul Edmund) (1797-1873)
Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de, (FRS) (1797-1873)
Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de (1797-1873)
Strzelecki, Paweł Edmund (1797-1873)
Field of activity
Scientists; Explorers; Geologists; Explorer; Mineralogist; Scientist
Libraries Australia
http://nla.gov.au/anbd.aut-an35529637
NLA Persistent Identifier
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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 Polish...

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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 1839-1843.

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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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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. Australia's first fossil fish is still missing!
    Turner, Susan
    Published: 2011
    Series: The Geological Curator, 9, 285-90
  15. Chemistry in Australia Bibliography
    Collins, David
    Published: eScholarship Research Centre, 2009

Resources by Paul Edmund de Strzelecki (29)

  1. 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
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  2. [Sketch map from Gipps Land expedition of 1840] [by Paul Edmund de Strzelecki]
    Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de Sir, 1797-1873
    [ Map : 1840 ]
    View online
    At State Library VIC
    [Sketch map from Gipps Land expedition of 1840] [by Paul Edmund de Strzelecki]
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  3. Maps [M992]
    Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de, Sir, 1797-1873
    [ Unpublished, Microform : 1950 ]
    At 3 libraries
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  4. Sir Paweł Edmund Strzelecki o sobie : fragmenty listøw i dziennika
    Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de Sir, 1797-1873
    [ Sound : 1996 ]
    At State Library VIC
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  5. 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
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  6. Paul Edmund de Strzelecki - Maps, 1839-1843
    Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de, Sir, 1797-1873
    [ Photograph ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  7. 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, Government publication : 1841-1968 ]
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    At 4 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
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  8. 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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    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
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  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
    [ Government publication, Map : 1841 ]
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    At National Library
    Route from Yass Plains by the Australian Alps and Gipps Land, to Port Phillip / by E.P. Streleski, 1840
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  10. Strzelecki's geological map of southeastern Australia : an eclectic synthesis / D. F. Branagan
    Branagan, David F. (David Francis), 1930-
    [ Book : 1986 ]
    At UON Library
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  1. Life of Sir Paul Edmund Strzelecki, Polish scientist, explorer and philanthropist / with foreword by S. M. Bruce, introd. by S. Leslie
    Strzelecki Committee, London
    [ Book : 1943 ]
    Languages: Undetermined
    At ANU Library
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  2. The Count : a life of Sir Paul Edmund Strzelecki... / Mel. (etc), William Heinemann, [1953] xx, 214 p.; front; ports.; illus.; facsims; maps.; 22 cm. Bibliography: p. vii
    Rawson, Geoffrey
    [ Book ]
    Languages: Undetermined
    At ANU Library
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  3. In a dark glass : the story of Paul Edmund Strzelecki / [Helen Margaret Elizabeth Heney]
    Heney, Helen, 1907-1986
    [ Book : 1964 ]
    At National Library
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  4. Powel Edmund Strzelecki : podróźe, odkrycia, prace / Wacław SŁabczynski
    Slabczynski, Wactaw
    [ Book : 1957 ]
    Languages: Polish
    At 3 libraries
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  5. [Biographical cuttings on Paul Edmund de Strzelecki, Count, explorer, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
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  6. [Notes on Strzelecki : letters, extracts, articles etc. / collected by Helen Heney in connection with M.A. thesis]
    Heney, Helen, 1907-1986
    [ Book : 1900 ]
    Languages: English;Polish, [1 other]
    At State Library of NSW
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  7. In a dark glass : the story of Paul Edmond Strzelecki
    Heney, H.M.E
    [ Book : 1961 ]
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  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
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  9. [Sketch map from Gipps Land expedition of 1840] [by Paul Edmund de Strzelecki]
    Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de Sir, 1797-1873
    [ Map : 1840 ]
    View online
    At State Library VIC
    [Sketch map from Gipps Land expedition of 1840] [by Paul Edmund de Strzelecki]
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  10. Maps [M992]
    Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de, Sir, 1797-1873
    [ Unpublished, Microform : 1950 ]
    At 3 libraries
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  1. Franklin, John, (Sir) (1786-1847)
    Navies--Officers; Explorers; Governors--Tasmania; Rear Admiral; Arctic explorer; lieutenant-governor
    ... Sir John Franklin (1786-1847), rear admiral, Arctic explorer and lieutenant-governor, was born on ... (Sir) John Franklin was a well-known polar explorer when, in 1836, he was appointed Lieutenant ...
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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
    • Text last corrected on 6 October 2013 by djbcjk
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  3. Strzelecki Knew The Hunter
    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Saturday 30 March 1940 p 5 Article
    ... . The explorer died in London on October 6, 1873. Mr. Havard's tribute closes: " . . . From Gluszyna ... tralia, bears the following : "From the valley of the Murray River, the Polish explorer, Paul Edmund ... 856 words
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  1. AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY National Memorials Ordinance 1928 DETERMINATION OF NOMENCLATURE OF STREETS AND PUBLIC PLACES IN THE A.C.T.
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette. Periodic (National : 1977 - 2011) Friday 4 June 1982 p 1

    Government Gazette Proclamations And Legislation Illustrated

    ... (1797-1878) Pioneer of Western Australia and explorer on the West Coast 1829-48, first Surveyor ... Washington Lambert (1873-1930) Artist, arrived Sydney 1880's, exhibited at Royal Academy, official war artist ... 9781 words
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  2. THE TERRITORY FOR THE SEAT OF GOVERNMENT. NATIONAL MEMORIALS ORDINANCE 1928.
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Thursday 20 September 1928 [Issue No.99] p 2637

    Government Gazette Proclamations And Legislation Illustrated

    ... Lort Stokes, R.N. Sir Paul Edmund de Strzelecki .. Designation and Remarks. Navigator who chartered the ... South Wales, 1831-1837 First Governor, Queensland, 1859-1868 Governor Victoria, 1873-1879 Founder of ... 4604 words
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  3. AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY
    Australian Government Gazette. Periodic (National : 1974 - 1977) Tuesday 6 April 1976 p 1

    Government Gazette Notices

    ... , Queanbeyan 2620, 14 5 75, Balkos, Pavlos (formerly known as Balkos, Paul), 155 Ross Road, Queanbeyan 2620, 14 ... Edmund, 1 Bri"hton Crescen', Singapore, 13 3 75, Bogdanovic, Olg i, 31 Spin fcx Street, Causeway, 14 5 75 ... 7097 words
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    `Kosciusko' portrait - Count Strzelecki
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    Count Strzelecki, the discoverer of Mount Kosciusko
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  1. Miscellaneous papers
    Strzelecki, Paul Edmund de, 1797-1873
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    At RHSV Library
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  1. Sir Paul Edmund de Strzelecki
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  2. Sir Paul Edmund de Strzelecki : reflections on his life
    Paszkowski, Lech
    [ Book : 1997 ]
    At RHSV Library
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  3. 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
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  4. The count : a life of Sir Paul Edmund Strzelecki, explorer and scientist
    Rawson, Geoffrey
    [ Book : 1959 ]
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  1. Paul Edmund de Strzelecki
    Paul Edmund de Strzelecki
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  1. Jack Absalom on the Strzelecki Track
    [ Video : 1988 ]
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  2. On the Strzelecki Track : a most desolate region
    Flashback Home Entertainment
    [ Video : 2008 ]
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  3. On the Strzklecki track : a most desolate region
    Flashback Home Entertainment
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  1. Sir Paul Edmund de Strzelecki
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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. (1 February 1940)
    Royal Australian Historical Society; By W. L. HA YARD (Fellow)
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    Sir Paul Edmund de Strzelecki. (1 February 1940)
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  4. Sir Paul Edmund De Strzelecki (count Strzelecki) NG2687 [Records]
    [ Article : 1797-1873 ]
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