Category: Culture


The story of Marianne North through the eyes of Ranee Margaret

Patricia Hului

While North America had the Klondike Gold Rush in the late 1800s, other people in the Victorian era were rushing to satisfy a scientific obsession – collecting natural specimens. This obsession for new discoveries and adventure brought many collectors and explorers to Borneo’s door, including notable botanical artist Marianne North. A life of travel North was born […]

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