Biographical entry Thorpe, William Walford (? - 1932)
- 2 September 1932
- Anthropologist and Ethnologist
William Thorpe was appointed to the scientific staff of the Australian Museum, Sydney, aged 19 and worked on Aboriginal artefacts. He was a founder of the Anthropological Society of New South Wales 1928 and was its secretary 1929-1932.
John Oxley Library, Manuscripts and Business Records Collection, State Library of Queensland
- William Walford Thorpe - Records, 1890 - 1899, OM67-22; John Oxley Library, Manuscripts and Business Records Collection, State Library of Queensland. Details
Created: 20 October 1993, Last modified: 13 February 2018
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