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Governor Arthur Phillip

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The wreck of a First Fleet ship which once carried Governor Phillip has been given National Heritage status.

First Fleet ship given National Heritage status - Australian Geographic

The wreck of a First Fleet ship which once carried Governor Phillip has been given National Heritage status.

Captain Arthur Phillip who led the First Fleet to Australia in 1788. He established the penal colony that was to become Sydney and served as the first Governor of New South Wales from 1788 to 1792.

No watering down invasion truth of 1788, says indigenous leader Paul Morris

Captain Arthur Phillip who led the First Fleet to Australia in 1788. He established the penal colony that was to become Sydney and served as the first Governor of New South Wales from 1788 to 1792.

"The Kangooroo", from "Arthur Phillip: The Voyage of Governor Phillip to Botany Bay, Australia" (1789)

Arthur Phillip: The Voyage of Governor Phillip to Botany Bay (1789)

Europeans were greatly interested in the new animals being found in Australia. One animal that caused particular interest was the Kangaroo. The fact that very little was known about marsupials meant any information on the animal was in high demand. (Sp Coll RQ 669)

Parramatta Landing Site of Governor Phillip 1788

Governor Phillip and the ‘Kings Wharf’, 1788 | Parramatta History and Heritage

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Australian Banksia Serrata in flower with Pericarpium (seed pod) c1807 by John Wilkes. Hand-coloured copperplate engraving by J. Pass for Arthur Phillips’ first official account of “The Voyage to Botany Bay” First Fleet engravings originally published in London.

Australian Banksia Serrata in flower with Pericarpium (seed pod)

Heritage Editions Banksia Serrata in Bloom with Seed Pod... the ripe Pericarpium, with the capsules open. Reproduction printed from one of the finest Banksia illustrations ever published - reproduced from a hand-coloured copperplate engraving by J. Pass for Governor Arthur Phillip's account of “The Voyage to Botany Bay” First Fleet engravings originally published in London circa 1807 by John Wilkes. First published in 1789 by John Stockdale, The Voyage of Governor Phillip to Botany Bay; with…

Governor Arthur Phillip's cottage in Parramatta in the 1790s.A♥W

Governor Arthur Phillip's cottage in Parramatta in the 1790s.A♥W

Governor Arthur Phillip, 3 July 1788: "It will be four Years at least, before this Colony will be able to support it self, & perhaps no Country in the World affords less assistance to first Settlers. still, My Lord, I think that perseverance will answer every purpose proposed by Government, & that this Country will hereafter be a most Valuable acquisition to Great Brittain from its situation." One of the first letters written from Sydney Cove.

State Library of NSW

The State Library of New South Wales is a large reference and research library open to the public. It is the oldest library in Australia, being the first library established in New South Wales.

Royal Navy captain Arthur Phillip, first governor of NSW and commander of the First Fleet in 1787-88, painted by Francis Wheatley in 1786

Royal Navy captain Arthur Phillip, first governor of NSW and commander of the First Fleet in 1787-88, painted by Francis Wheatley in 1786

Bust of Admiral Arthur Phillips in St Mary- le- Bow church in London.. Founder of the settlement at Port Jackson (Sydney) Australia, .on this day 26th January, 1788. He was baptised in this church in 1738

Bust of Admiral Arthur Phillips in St Mary- le- Bow church in London.. Founder of the settlement at Port Jackson (Sydney) Australia, .on this day 26th January, 1788. He was baptised in this church in 1738

Governor Phillip statue in the Botanic Gardens, Sydney (NSW) | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Governor Phillip statue in the Botanic Gardens, Sydney (NSW)

Title: Governor Phillip statue in the Botanic Gardens, Sydney (NSW) Dated: by 22 June 1897 (when statue was unveiled, see comment below) Digital ID: 4481_a026_000237 Rights: No known copyright restrictions www.records.nsw.gov.au/about-us/rights-and-permissions We'd love to hear from you if you use our photos/documents. Many other photos in our collection are available to view and browse on our website using Photo Investigator.

Governor Arthur Phillip

Governor Phillip's Statue, Sydney

Format: Glass plate negative. Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication. Repository: Tyrrell Photographic Collection, Powerhouse Museum www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database/collection=The_Tyrrell_Photographic Part Of: Powerhouse Museum Collection General information about the Powerhouse Museum Collection is available at www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database Persistent URL: www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database/?irn=28380 Acquisition credit line: Gift of…

St Nicholas, Bathampton

St Nicholas Church

St Nicholas, Bathampton

London: Joyce Gold, 31 January, 1812. Engraved oval portrait, 95 x 75 mm.; tipped onto an early album leaf, with ink border, fine.

Portrait of Arthur Phillip Esq. Vice Admiral of the Red Squadron by PHILLIP, F. WHEATLEY, after on Hordern House Rare Books

London: Joyce Gold, 31 January, 1812. Engraved oval portrait, 95 x 75 mm.; tipped onto an early album leaf, with ink border.

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Admiral Arthur Phillip, RN, Founder and First Governor of Australia, St. Pauls Cathedral, London

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