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John Batman, the founder of Victoria.

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Published by Fergusson and Moore in Melbourne .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Victoria
    • Subjects:
    • Batman, John, 1800-1839,
    • Fawkner, John Pascoe, 1792-1869,
    • Victoria -- History

    • Edition Notes

      An appeal for the recognition of John Batman, instead of J.P. Fawkner, as the founder of Victoria.

      StatementBy James Bonwick ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU227 .B6 1868
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, [1], [iii]-iv, 105 p.
      Number of Pages105
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6489919M
      LC Control Number45027405
      OCLC/WorldCa18093148


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His parents, William and Mary Bat(e)man, had reached Sydney in the Ganges on 2 June William was a Middlesex cutler and grinder of Yorkshire background, transported for receiving stolen saltpetre; his wife paid her fare and brought with her their children, Maria. About this Book Catalog Record Details.

John Batman, the founder of Victoria. Bonwick, James, View full catalog record. Rights: Public Domain, Google-digitized. Frontispiece of Bonwick's book.

James Bonwick, author, p document. Accession number: RARELT B32B From the State Library of Victoria's Rare Books Collection. Victorian pamphlets collection. See the catalogue record for this item. John Batman is considered one of Melbourne's pioneers.

He was born in in New South Wales, son of a convict cutler and grinder from Middlesex; his mother was a free settler.

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