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Author in-conversation: John Barnes on Charles Joseph La Trobe

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State Library of Victoria, Cowen Gallery, Red Rotunda

328 Swanston St

Melbourne, VIC 3000

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Join author John Barnes as he sheds new light on naturalist, writer, artist and traveller Charles Joseph La Trobe, the untypical and often misunderstood first governor of Victoria. Also view a selection of La Trobe’s personal journals, letters and watercolours from the Library’s collection.


Image: Mount Wellington, CJ La Trobe, watercolour on buff paper, 1847, Charles Joseph La Trobe Archive, State Library Victoria

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