An Act to establish and incorporate an Institution to be called "The South Australian Institute". 1855-6 No. 16.

Adelaide: W.C. Cox, Government printer, June 18, 1856.

Quarto, pp. [91]-98, some browning, good condition.

A foundation document of the South Australian Institute

Act to establish 'a public library and museum… to promote the general study and cultivation of all or any of the various branches or departments of art, science, literature, and philosophy'.

Act to establish 'a public library and museum… to promote the general study and cultivation of all or any of the various branches or departments of art, science, literature, and philosophy'.

Presumably this copy was held at the Institute itself, with manuscript notation reading '1860 South Australian Inst Rec'.

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