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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.

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. Retrieved from ” https: At Ash Island the 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 RamsayWilliam Woolls and Ferdinand von Mueller.


John van Voorst under Alexander Walker Scott it was an entirely collaborative work as its title states.

A Cambridge Alumni Database. Although published in London: Historical drawings of Moths and Butterflies.

In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Archived from the original on 21 March The Scott collection is conserved in the Australian Museum in Sydney.

Alexander Walker Scott

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Alexander Walker Scott 10 November — 1 November was an Australian entomologist mainly interested in butterflies. Parliament of New South Wales. He supported the secret ballot and franchise extension. Ash Island laexander volume 1 Harriet and Helena Scott.

El Rinoceronte by Scott, Alexander

Views Read Edit View history. This page was last edited on 29 Decemberat This work, published inwas time-consuming and expensive and publication was delayed for 12 years. A failed entrepreneur, he later became a prominent figure in the commercial establishment of the Newcastle region. alexadner


Australian Dictionary of Biography. In he was nominated to the Legislative Alexandee for life, but he took no part in it and resigned in From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. 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 rinocerontee metamorphosisin the environment in which they lived and fed.

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