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, Excerpt from Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society of Australasia, Vol. 20: South Australian Branch (Incorporated), With Illustrations, From Photographs &C., And Maps, Session 1918-19 The Royal Geographical Society of Australasia, South Australian Branch, Incorporated, was founded at a meeting of gentlemen held at the Town Hall, Adelside, on the 10th July, 1885, It is substantially an autonomous Society. The Society's Rooms, in which the "York Gate Library " is housed, are located in the Old Institute Building, North Terrace, to the east of the Government House Wall, and west of the Public Library, The entrance is from Kintore Avenue. The famed London collection of Literature of Geography, Maritime and Inland Discovery, Travels, Commerce, Natural History, and British Colonization, founded by the late Mr. S. William Silver, of York Gate, Regent's Park, London, was purchased by the Society from his widow. The reference Library, which cost about 6,000 - contains over 9,000 volumes, is available to members of the Society and to Students on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2 to 4 p.m. The Lecture Room of the Society is on the upper floor in the same buiding, and is furnished with an Epidiascope - the first introduced into Australia - for the purpose of providing illustrated lectures, which are free to members of the Society. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works."