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Biographical entry Fawsitt, Charles Edward (1878 - 1960)

Born
8 May 1878
Gavan, Lanark, Scotland
Died
16 November 1960
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation
Chemist

Summary

Charles Edward Fawsitt was Professor of Chemistry, University of Sydney 1909-46 and Dean of the Faculty of Science 1923-29. Earlier he had lectured in metallurgical chemistry at Glasgow.

Archival resources

Private hands (Cable, K.J.)

  • Charles Edward Fawsitt - Records, 1908 - 1961; Private hands (Cable, K.J.). Details

University of Sydney, Archives

  • Charles Edward Fawsitt - Records, 1908 - 1960; University of Sydney, Archives. Details

Published resources

Book Sections

  • Cable, K. J. ; Bygott, Ursula, 'Fawsitt, Charles Edward (1878-1960)', in Bede Nairn and Geoffrey Serle (eds), Australian Dictionary of Biography, vol. 8, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1981, pp. 474-475. Also available at http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/A080500b.htm. Details

Journal Articles

  • Fawsitt, C. E., 'Obituary: James Edward Mills, 1905-1943', Australian Journal of Science, vol. 5, no. 6, 1943, p. 193. Details

Online Resources

See also

McCarthy, G.J.