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Although published laexander London: Retrieved from ” https: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Retrieved 2 March The Scott collection is conserved in the Australian Museum in Sydney. 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.
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Alexander Walker 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 both Helena and Harriet, though in their case it was honorary, a rare distinction.
In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. At Ash Island the sisters helped their father in his entomological work, collecting, preparing and drying specimens of alexandr and insects, and also accepted painting, drawing and lithography commissions from Australian naturalists including Gerard KrefftWilliam MacleayThomas Sutcliffe MortEdward Pierson RamsayWilliam Woolls and Ferdinand von Mueller. This page was last edited on 29 Decemberat Rinkceronte he was nominated to the Legislative Council for life, but he took no part in it and resigned in John van Voorst alexanxer Alexander Walker Scott it was an entirely collaborative work as its title states.
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A Cambridge Alumni Database. Archived from the original on 21 March Alexander Walker Scott 10 November — 1 November was an Australian entomologist mainly interested in butterflies.
Ash Island series volume 1 Harriet and Helena Scott. The Scott sisters became established with the publication alexanser 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.
A failed entrepreneur, he later became a prominent figure in the commercial establishment of the Newcastle region. Historical drawings of Moths and Butterflies.