Item 10 - Handwritten note

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AU TAS UTAS SPARC P6-27-122-10


Handwritten note


  • 1940-1941 (Creation)

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1 handwritten note - 201 x 68 mm

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(1884 – 1975)

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Australian Dictionary of Biography

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1 handwritten note on paper - A kind of wild Hybicus [Hybiscus] which they stupidly call the "Desert Rose". Hardly anything less like "a rose" I cannot imagine. The buds however do look a tiny bit like rose buds (if one has plenty of imagination!)

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This material is made available for personal research and study purposes under the University of Tasmania Standard Copyright Licence. For any further use permission should be obtained from the copyright owners. For assistance please contact

When reusing this material, please provide the following acknowledgement:
“Courtesy of the UTAS Library Special & Rare Collections and the Olive Pink Estate”

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