Site of John Pascoe Fawkner's first erection (corner William and Market Streets)

Site of John Pascoe Fawkner's first erection (corner William and Market Streets)

Culture Victoria - W. F. E. Liardet, 1875: 'J. P. Fawkner's first house 1837'.

Culture Victoria - W. Liardet, 'J.

Carte De Visite - John Pascoe Fawkner, circa 1867   He was a teetotaller, yet he opened Melbourne's first hotel.

The story of John Pascoe Fawkner is part of the story of the founding of Melbourne and the establishment of Victoria as a separate state. Melbourne was lifted by its bootstraps by men like Fawkner and his contemporaries such as Westgarth and Batman.

Picture of John Pascoe Fawkner, 1888

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Melbourne's Treasure House!  The State Library of Victoria is the central library of the state of Victoria, Australia, located in Melbourne. It is on the block bounded by Swanston, La Trobe, Russell, and Little Lonsdale streets, in the northern centre of the central business district. The library holds over 2 million books and 16,000 serials, including the diaries of the city's founders, John Batman and John Pascoe Fawkner, and the folios of Captain James Cook.

The State Library of Victoria is the central library of the state of Victoria, Australia, located in Melbourne. The library holds over 2 million books and serials.

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