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Biographical entry Steele, Bertram Dillon (1870 - 1931)

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Born
30 May 1870
Plymouth, Devon, England
Died
28 February 1931
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Occupation
Chemist and Pharmacist

Summary

Bertram Dillon Steele was the first Professor of Chemistry at the University of Queensland 1910-30. Earlier he was a lecturer in chemistry at the University of Melbourne 1906-10.

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Events

1906 - 1910
Career position - Chemistry Lecturer at the University of Melbourne
1910 - 1930
Career position - First Professor of Chemistry at the University of Queensland

Archival resources

The University of Queensland Archives

  • Bertram Dillon Steele - Records, 1910 - 1930, S135; The University of Queensland Archives. Details

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Books

  • Gregory, Helen, Vivant Professores: Distinguished Members of the University of Queensland, 1910-1940, University of Queensland Library, St Lucia, 1987, 180 pp. Details

Book Sections

Journal Articles

  • Masson, David Orme and Steele B.D., 'The Blue Salt of Fehling's Solution and Other Cuprotartrates', Journal of the Chemical Society, London, vol. 75, Chemical Society, London, 1899, pp. 725-734. Details
  • Watkins, S.B., 'Founders of Australian Chemistry. B.d. Steele.', The Royal Australian Chemical Institute Proceedings, vol. 25, 1958, pp. 412-417. Details

Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.