S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 [B 6912] • Photograph

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59

Photographic composite entitled 'S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59' comprising 122 portraits, one of which is lost, leaving a blank oval frame. The mosaic was compiled in 1908 by Mora Studio, Rundle Street, Adelaide. The individual photographs were collected in 1906 and 1907 by stock agent Henry Howard 'Harry' Birt, who had been a drover and stockman in the pastoral regions of Australia from 1858 until 1880. He is depicted at B 6912/I5. The mosaic was given to the South Australian Branch of the Royal Geographical Society of Australasia in 1915 and subsequently transferred to the State Library of South Australia (then Public Library) in 1939.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Alexander Drysdale Tassie

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Alexander Drysdale Tassie

Alexander Drysdale Tassie, 1832-1873, arrived in South Australia in March 1853 on board the ship the "Osprey". Storekeeper, merchant, pastoralist, Port Augusta.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : George Henry Dean

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : George Henry Dean

George Henry Dean, 1859-1953, born at Adelaide, South Australia, to Esther Dean, nee Gardner, and William Dean. Stock and station agent, soldier.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : James Craigie

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : James Craigie

James Craigie, 1849-1912, born at Craigie Plains, South Australia to Margaret Craigie, nee Walker, and John Craigie. Drover, stockman, station manager, grazier, principally in Queensland.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Herbert James

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Herbert James

Herbert James, 1836-1893, arrived in South Australia in 1851 on board the ship the "Harpley". Worker, Blanchewater station; accountant, Unley.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : John William Tyler

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : John William Tyler

John William Tyler, 1820-1909, arrived in South Australia in February 1859 on board the ship the "Ballarat". Station manager, pastoralist; Princess Royal station.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Nathaniel Edmund Phillipson

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Nathaniel Edmund Phillipson

Nathaniel Edmund Phillipson, 1844-1898, arrived in South Australia in November 1846 on board the ship the "Lady Bruce". Managing director, Beltana Pastoral Company.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Albertus Lemmers Ricardo Hayward

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Albertus Lemmers Ricardo Hayward

Albertus Lemmers Ricardo Hayward, 1829-1890, sheep farmer, Myall Creek station, South Australia; merchant, Port Augusta; agent, Adelaide.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : John Watherstone

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : John Watherstone

John Watherstone, 1833?-1893, arrived in South Australia in June 1839 on board the ship the "Hooghly". Station manager, Leigh Creek and Finniss Springs stations; boarding-house keeper, Port Lincoln.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Walter Davis Kingsmill

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Walter Davis Kingsmill

Walter Davis Kingsmill, 1820?-1884, arrived in South Australia in January 1848 on board the ship the "Success". Pastoralist, Prospect Hill, Mount Brown station.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Bedford Hack

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Bedford Hack

Bedford Hack, 1835-1912, arrived in South Australia in February 1837 on board the ship the "Isabella". Pastoralist, Manuwaukaninna station, Lake Hope; public servant, Islington.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Daniel William Field Hatten

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Daniel William Field Hatten

Daniel William Field Hatten, 1843-1923, arrived in South Australia in 1848 on board the ship the "Royal Archer". Stockman, pastoralist, stock inspector (primarily NSW).

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Alfred Hallett

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Alfred Hallett

Alfred Hallett, 1814-1877, arrived in South Australia in October 1838 on board the ship the "Africaine". Farmer, mine manager, pastoralist, Reynella, Callington.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Thomas Goode

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Thomas Goode

Thomas Goode, 1835-1926, arrived in South Australia in February 1858 on board the ship the "Hope". Manager, Canowie station.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Louis Müller

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Louis Müller

Louis Müller, 1835-1891, arrived in South Australia in September 1846 on board the ship the "Pauline". Stockman, explorer, publican, Maid and Magpie Hotel, Stepney.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : John Colbert Langley

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : John Colbert Langley

John Colbert Langley, 1836?-1903, arrived in South Australia in September 1847 on board the ship the "Mariner". Associated with Wilpena, Winnowie and Beltana stations.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : William John Darmody

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : William John Darmody

William John Darmody, 1837?-1914, arrived in South Australia in December 1840 on board the ship the "Birman". Farmer, Greenhills; manager, Moolooloo station; publican, Parachilna.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : James Warland

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : James Warland

James Warland, 1834?-1910, arrived in South Australia in November 1839 on board the ship the "Singapore". Carter, station hand, gold miner, publican; Echunga, Aroona station, Donkey Gully.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : William Escott Escott

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : William Escott Escott

William Escott Escott, 1845-1915, arrived in South Australia in October 1849 on board the ship the "Cheapside". Sheep farmer, 'Koonoona', Black Springs.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Forester Benjamin Andrews

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Forester Benjamin Andrews

Forester Benjamin Andrews, 1842-1920, born at Adelaide, South Australia to Emily Annette Andrews, nee Bray, and Edward William Andrews. Pastoralist, storekeeper, public servant; Beltana station, Mount Deception run, Adelaide.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-60 : John Bristow Hughes

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-60 : John Bristow Hughes

John Bristow Hughes, 1817-1881, pastoralist, Bundaleer station; Member of Parliament, South Australia; pastoralist, Victoria.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Alfred Norman Barker

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Alfred Norman Barker

Alfred Norman Barker, 1812-1880, arrived in South Australia in August 1836 on board the ship the "Rapid". Publican, Burra; sheep farmer, Baldina.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : John Chambers

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : John Chambers

John Chambers, 1815-1889, arrived in South Australia in February 1837 on board the ship the "John Renwick". Pastoralist, explorer.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : James Chambers

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : James Chambers

James Chambers, 1811-1862, arrived in South Australia in January 1837 on board the ship the "Coromandel". Pastoralist, explorer.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : John McDouall Stuart

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : John McDouall Stuart

John McDouall Stuart, 1815-1866, arrived in South Australia in January 1839 on board the ship the "Indus". Explorer.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : John McKinlay

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : John McKinlay

John McKinlay, 1819-1872, arrived in South Australia in c. 1840 overland from New South Wales. Pastoralist, explorer.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Francis William Thring

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Francis William Thring

Francis William Thring, 1837-1908, arrived in South Australia in November 1849 on board the ship the "Duke of Wellington". Explorer, station manager, stock and estate agent; Angaston, Parkside.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : John McTaggart

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : John McTaggart

John McTaggart, 1838-1907, arrived in South Australia in November 1852 on board the ship the "Bengal Merchant". Pastoralist, Wooltana station.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Herbert Bristow Hughes

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : Herbert Bristow Hughes

Herbert Bristow Hughes, 1820-1892, arrived in South Australia in May 1843 on board the ship the Davidsons. Pastoralist, Booyoolie station; landowner.

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : John Maslin

S.A. Northern Pioneers 1850-59 : John Maslin

John Maslin, 1826-1908, arrived in South Australia in February 1850 on board the ship the "Agincourt". Pastoralist; Saltia, Bundaleer, Warrakimbo stations.