William T Kennett (Biographical details)

William T Kennett (academic/intellectual; English; Male; 1840 - 1910)

Also known as

Kennett, William T; Kennett, W T


Mission teacher who worked for the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in North Queensland, at Somerset, during the late 1860s. Collections from Australia, New Guinea and the Torres Strait largely acquired by the Museum as part of the Franks collection in 1870.

See Christy Correspondence for 'Catalogue of N. Australian specimens made by W J Kennett'.

Also see correspondence from Kennett in the Dept of Prehistory and Europe Archive.