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Darwin Correspondence Project

Letter

Robert Brough Smyth

1830–89

Mining engineer. Emigrated to Victoria, Australia, in 1852. Secretary, Board of Mines, 1860; honorary secretary, Board for the Protection of Aborigines, 1860; director of the geological survey of Victoria, 1871–6. Fellow of the Linnean Society of London, 1874.

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Aust. dict. biog.

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