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Biographical entry Richards, Henry Caselli (1884 - 1947)

Born
16 December 1884
Melton, Victoria, Australia
Died
13 June 1947
Occupation
Geologist and Chemist

Summary

Henry Caselli Richards was Lecturer, 1911-19, and then Professor of Geology, 1919-47 at the University of Queensland. He was chairman of the Great Barrier Reef Committee from 1925 and was a prominent member of both local and national scientific societies.

Archival resources

John Oxley Library, Manuscripts and Business Records Collection, State Library of Queensland

  • Henry Caselli Richards - Records, 1922 - 1927; John Oxley Library, Manuscripts and Business Records Collection, State Library of Queensland. Details

The University of Queensland Archives

  • Henry Caselli Richards - Records, 1911 - 1947; The University of Queensland Archives. Details

University of Queensland, Geology Department Library

  • Henry Caselli Richards - Records, 1933 - 1936; University of Queensland, Geology Department Library. Details

Published resources

Book Sections

Journal Articles

  • Bryan, W. H., 'Obituary: Professor H. C. Richards', Australian Journal of Science, vol. 10, no. 1, 1947, pp. 13-14. Details
  • Bryan, W. H., 'H. C. Richards Memorial Address', Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland, vol. lix, no. 5, 1947, pp. 141-150. Details
  • Richards, Henry C, 'The Development of Petrology During the Present Century. Presidential Address.', Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland, vol. xxvi, 1914, pp. 1-11. Details

Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.