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Biographical entry Kay, Joseph Henry (1815 - 1875)

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Born
1815
London, England
Died
17 July 1875
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Magnetician and Geophysicist

Summary

Joseph Henry Kay worked as the Director of the Rossbank Magnetic Observatory in Hobart from 1840-53 and became known for his work on geomagnetism.

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Archives Office of Tasmania

  • Joseph Henry Kay - Records, 1841 - 1847, NS 37; Archives Office of Tasmania. Details

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See also

McCarthy, G.J.