Exploration Expedition.

Melbourne: John Ferres, Government Printer, 16 March 1865.

Foolscap folio, single sheet.

The financial aftermath of Burke and Wills

Published for Victorian parliament, this report was prepared by David Wilkie in his role as treasurer of the Exploration Committee. It lists the very considerable costs arising from Landell's importation of the camels used by the Burke and Wills party. Other sums include the cost of the Howitt and Landsborough refief expeditions, compensation paid to various parties, the (in)famous monument erected in Melbourne, and sundry costs.

Published for Victorian parliament, this report was prepared by David Wilkie in his role as treasurer of the Exploration Committee. It lists the very considerable costs arising from Landell's importation of the camels used by the Burke and Wills party. Other sums include the cost of the Howitt and Landsborough refief expeditions, compensation paid to various parties, the (in)famous monument erected in Melbourne, and sundry costs.

Price (AUD): $250.00  other currencies     Ref: #4106185

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