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Biographical entry Stillwell, Frank Leslie (1888 - 1963)

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Born
27 June 1888
Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia
Died
8 February 1963
Richmond, Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Geologist and Antarctic explorer

Summary

Frank Stillwell was a member of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition 1911-1914 and Officer-in-Charge of the Mineragraphic Section of the CSIR/O 1927-1953. He was President, Royal Society of Victoria 1953-1954. Fellow, Australian Academy of Science 1954.

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Adolph Basser Library, Australian Academy of Science

  • Frank Leslie Stillwell - Records, 1911 - 1961, MS 040; Adolph Basser Library, Australian Academy of Science. Details

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

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Edited Books

  • Hince, Bernadette (ed.), Still No Mawson: Frank Stillwell's Antarctic Diaries, 1911-1913, Australian Academy of Science, Canberra, 2012, 240 pp. Details

Journal Articles

  • 'Obituary: F.L. Stillwell', Proceedings of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, vol. 206, 1963, pp. 1-2. Details
  • Hills, E. S., 'Frank Leslie Stillwell', Records of the Australian Academy of Science, vol. 1, no. 1, 1966, pp. 58-66. Also available at http://www.publish.csiro.au/paper/HR9660110058.htm. Details
  • Quilty, Patrick G., 'Early Australian Earth Scientists in the Antarctic, Part 3: The Foundation Laid - Mawson's Men', TAG: Geological Society of Australia Newsletter, vol. 163, 2012, pp. 19-24. Details
  • Stillwell, F. L., 'Obituary: Austin Burton Edwards', Australian Journal of Science, vol. 23, no. 8, 1961, p. 260. Details

Reviews

  • Lucas, Anna, review of Hince, Bernadette, ed., Still No Mawson: Frank Stillwell's Antarctic Diaries, 1911-1913 (2012), Polar Journal, vol. 2, 2012, pp. 463-4. Details

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