Thomas Hunt

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Charles A. Doudiet, The Old Tent - BALLARAT (Specimen Hill (Tents), circa 1854, watercolour, pen and ink on paper.
Courtesy Art Gallery of Ballarat, purchased by the Ballarat Fine Art Gallery with the assistance of many donors, 1996.

Background

Thomas Barker Hunt was the brother-in-law [[George Barker]. [1]

Goldfields Involvement, 1854

He was a storekeeper at Barker and Hunt, which was situated in Main Road, Specimen Hill. The Eureka Flag was hoisted on their store on 29 November 1854. Barker and Hunt’s Store is reproduced in a sketch by Charles Doudiet. [2]

Post 1854 Experiences

Barker and Hunt received the payment of £22.18.8 and £16.0.0 for provisions in relation to the military at Ballarat in February 1855. [3]

See also

George Barker

Charles Doudiet

Specimen Hill

Further Reading

References

  1. Wickham, D., Gervasoni, C. & Phillipson, W., Eureka Research Directory, Ballarat Heritage Services, 1999.
  2. Wickham, D., Gervasoni, C. & Phillipson, W., Eureka Research Directory, Ballarat Heritage Services, 1999.
  3. Wickham, D., Gervasoni, C. & Phillipson, W., Eureka Research Directory, Ballarat Heritage Services, 1999.

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