"News of the Day" - Unsigned - The Age

"News of the Day" - Unsigned - The Age

by: Unsigned | publication date: June 9, 1883 | Publication: The Age | pages: 5

As publicity has thus been given to it, it may interest the public of Victoria to know that this last enterprise of the young Victorian traveler originated with the proprietors of The Age, who proposed that he should undertake the expedition, properly equipped with men and material, at their expense, and publish the results of his researches to this journal.

A short blurb announcing that Mr. Morrison arrived in Sydney and will soon travel to New Guinea, where he will explore the territory "from coast to coast."

Public domain.