From John Moore   20 July 1858

20 July 1858


Referring to the statement of your willingness to act on the Comittee for the management of the proposed Zoological Gardens,1 I have the honor to inform you that His Excellency the Governor has been pleased to appoint you to be a member of the Committee the other members of which are named on the margin2

signed J. Moore


Dr Mueller

Government Botanist


See M to J. O'Shanassy, 7 July 1858.
S. G. Evans, C. Pasley, F. McCoy, M, F. Selwyn, T. Black, T. Embling, D. S. Campbell, H. J. Chambers, W. H. Archer. In letters to these members an extra paragraph was added to the above circular: 'Further I have to inform you that Dr Mueller has consented to act as Hony Secretary & that he will convene a preliminary meeting at an early day'.

Please cite as “FVM-58-07-20,” in Ɛpsilon: The Ferdinand von Mueller Collection accessed on 21 September 2021,