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Biographical entry Tenison-Woods, Julian Edmund (1832 - 1889)

Born
15 November 1832
London, England
Died
7 October 1889
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation
Priest, Educator and Scientist

Summary

Julian Edmund Tenison-Woods, a member of the Catholic Church, was a pioneer priest of the south-east of South Australia and made many independent discoveries in geology, palaeontology and zoology.

Archival resources

Adolph Basser Library, Australian Academy of Science

  • Australian Botanists - Biographies, MS 064; Adolph Basser Library, Australian Academy of Science. Details

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

  • Julian Edmund Tenison-Woods - Records, 1832 - 1889, OM80-97; John Oxley Library, Manuscripts and Business Records Collection, State Library of Queensland. Details
  • Julian Edmund Tenison-Woods - Records, 1872 - 1922, OM71-36; John Oxley Library, Manuscripts and Business Records Collection, State Library of Queensland. Details
  • Julian Edmund Tenison-Woods - Records, 1883 - 1967, OM72-150; John Oxley Library, Manuscripts and Business Records Collection, State Library of Queensland. Details

Published resources

Books

  • O'Neill, Rev G., The Life of the Reverend Julian Edmund Tenison Woods, Pellegrini, Sydney, 1929. Details

Book Sections

  • Borchardt, D. H., 'Tenison-Woods, Julian Edmund (1832-1889)', in Bede Nairn (ed.), Australian Dictionary of Biography, vol. 6, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1976, pp. 254-255. Also available at http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/A060272b.htm. Details
  • Branagan, David F., 'Some Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Australian Geological Clerics', in Geology and Religion: a History of Harmony and Hostility, Geological Society of London, London, 2009, pp. 171-96. Details

Journal Articles

  • Archbold, N. W., 'J. E. Tenison Woods: his contribution to the Tertiary geology of south eastern Australia', Journal and Proceedings of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute, vol. 122, 1989, pp. 119-21. Details
  • Corcoran, Petern, 'Pioneer Naturalist [Fr. Julian Tenison Woods] Stands Tall Today', Advocate Magazine, vol. 20 March, 1986, pp. 8-9. Details
  • Corcoran, Petern, 'Remembering a Pioneer: J.E.T. Woods-a Nineteenth Century Naturalist', Bulletin of the Fossil Collectors' Association of Australasia, vol. 32/33, 1991, pp. 5-11. Details
  • Maiden, J.H., 'A Century of Botanical Endeavor in South Australia', Australasian Association for Advancement of Science, vol. xi, 1907, pp. 158-199. Details
  • Maiden, J.H., 'Records of Australian Botanists - (a) General, (b) New South Wales', Journal and Proceedings of The Royal Society of New South Wales, vol. xlii, 1908, pp. 60-132. Details
  • Martin, Peter, 'The botanical work of the Reverend J. E. Tenison-Woods', Journal & Proceedings of the Royal Society of New South Wales, vol. 122, 1989, p. 127. Details
  • McDonnell, Kevin L., 'Father Julian Tenison Woods and the Hawksbury sandstone', Journal and Proceedings of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute, vol. 122, 1989, pp. 123-6. Details
  • Player, Anne, 'Julian Tenison Woods, scientist, 1832 - 1889', Journal & Proceedings of the Royal Society of New South Wales, vol. 122, 1989, pp. 109-18. Details
  • Wilson, John H. G., 'Julian Edmund Tenison Woods: Geologist in South Australia', South Australian Geographical Journal, vol. 110, no. 2, 2011, pp. 30-49. Details

Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.