Skip to main content

Library Catalogue

Search all the lending, reference, heritage, Tasmanian and digital collections within Libraries Tasmania.

Search Help

Tasmanian Archives

Search Tasmanian government and non-government records.

Search Help

Names Index

Find historical records about people in Tasmania.

Search Help

Our Website

Search this website.

Search Everything

Search the library catalogue, eResources, Tasmanian Names Indexes and this website.

Search Help
Loading Events

« All Events

‘Uncle Bill’: E.A. Wilson & the Discovery Expedition to Antarctica

July 18 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Friends of the Allport presents a talk by lecturer and Antarctic scholar John Williamson

John Williamson: ‘Uncle Bill’: An assessment of E.A. Wilson and the Discovery Expedition to Antarctica – Friends of the Allport Talk

John is a teacher and lecturer who specialises in topics that focus on Polar History, Art and Exploration. He has worked as a tour guide in Antarctica, has lectured on Antarctic History at the University’s Institute of Marine and Antarctic Studies, lectures nationally for ADFAS on Antarctic and Exploration Art and is the co-writer of the State Government’s Polar Pathways – an annotated map of Hobart’s Antarctic Sites.


Allport Library and Museum of Fine Arts
91 Murray Street
Hobart, TAS 7000 Australia


State Library, Tasmanian Archives & Allport Museum
View Organiser Website