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Craftsman House pp. The Scott collection is conserved in the Australian Museum in Sydney.

Although published in London: A Cambridge Alumni Database. Ash Island series volume 1 Harriet and Helena Scott.

Alexander Walker Scott was a trustee of the Australian Museum —79 and a Fellow of The Entomological Society of New South Walesfounded inas were rinoceroonte Helena and Harriet, though in their case it was honorary, a rare distinction. John van Voorst under Alexander Walker Scott it was an entirely collaborative work as its title states.


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Parliament of New South Wales. This work, published inwas time-consuming and expensive and publication was delayed for 12 years. At Ash Island alexxander sisters helped their father in his entomological work, collecting, preparing and drying specimens of plants and insects, and also accepted painting, drawing and lithography commissions from Australian naturalists including Gerard KrefftWilliam MacleayThomas Sutcliffe MortEdward Pierson ScotttWilliam Woolls and Ferdinand von Mueller.

El Rinoceronte by Scott, Alexander

Historical drawings of Moths and Butterflies. He lived at Ash Island on the Hunter River with his wife, formerly Harriet Calcott, a seamstress, and his two daughters Harriet — and Helena Scott —both born in Sydney. Australian Dictionary of Biography. This page was last edited on 29 Decemberat A failed entrepreneur, he later became a prominent figure in the commercial establishment of the Newcastle region.

He supported the secret ballot and franchise extension.


Retrieved 2 March By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. In he was nominated to the Legislative Council for life, but he took no part in it and resigned in The Scott sisters became established with the publication of Australian Lepidoptera and their transformations, drawn from the life by Harriet and Helena Scott which illustrated insects in the stages of metamorphosisin the environment in which they lived and fed.

Archived from the original on 21 March Retrieved from ” https: Alexander Walker Scott 10 November — 1 November was an Australian entomologist mainly interested in butterflies.