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Biographical entry Maund, John (1823 - 1858)

Born
12 March 1823
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, England
Died
3 April 1858
Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Physician and Analytical chemist

Summary

John Maund was founding editor, with Joseph Black, of the "Australian Medical Journal" 1855, founder of the Melbourne Lying-in Hospital (later the Royal Women's Hospital) and government analytical chemist.

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Book Sections

  • Cooper, Margaret, 'John Maund, 1823-1858', in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2004. Details
  • Forster, Frank M. C., 'Maund, John (1823-1858), physician and analytical chemist', in Douglas Pike (ed.), Australian Dictionary of Biography, vol. 5, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1974, pp. 230-231. Also available at http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/A050262b.htm. Details

Conference Papers

  • Kirsop, Wallace, 'The Library of Dr. John Maund', in Harold Attwood and R. W. Home (eds), Patients, Practitioners and Techniques: Second National Conference on Medicine and Health in Australia, Melbourne, 1984, Medical History Unit and Department of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Melbourne, a, Melbourne, 1984. Details

Journal Articles

  • Maund, John, 'The Water of the Plenty River', Transactions and Proceedings of the Victorian Institute for the Advancement of Science, vol. 1, Published for the Society by G. Robinson, Melbourne, 1854-1855, pp. 136-143. Details
  • Maund, John, 'On the Mineral Waters of Victoria', Transactions and Proceedings of the Victorian Institute for the Advancement of Science, vol. 1, Published for the Society by G. Robinson, Melbourne, 1854-1855, pp. 70-74. Details
  • Maund, John, 'On the Deterioration of Grain and Flour', Transactions and Proceedings of the Victorian Institute for the Advancement of Science, vol. 1, Published for the Society by G. Robinson, Melbourne, 1854-1855, pp. 48-53. Details
  • Maund, John, 'Report of analysis of water from Yan Yean', The Australian Medical Journal, vol. 3, T.M. Buzzard, Melbourne, 1858, pp. 163-164. Details

Online Resources

See also

McCarthy, G.J.