To William Lonsdale   29 January 1853

Melbourne, January 29th 1853.


I have the honor to inform you for communication to his Excellency the Lieutenant Governor, that I shall according to his Excellencys commands proceede this day on a botanical journey towards Mount Aberdeen1 and the alpine country near the Mitta Mitta.

I have the honor to be,


your most obedient and humble servant

Ferd. Mueller,

Government botanist


The honorable the Colonial Secretary

On Mt Buffalo, Vic.

Please cite as “FVM-53-01-29,” in Correspondence of Ferdinand von Mueller, edited by R.W. Home, Thomas A. Darragh, A.M. Lucas, Sara Maroske, D.M. Sinkora, J.H. Voigt and Monika Wells accessed on 15 July 2024,