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Biographical entry Plomley, Norman James Brian (1912 - 1994)

Born
6 November 1912
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Died
8 April 1994
Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
Occupation
Anatomist and Ethnologist

Summary

Norman Plomley was Senior Lecturer in Anatomy, University of Sydney 1950-1960, University of New South Wales 1961-1965, and University College, London, 1966-1973. He was then Senior Associate in Aboriginal and Oceanic Ethnology, University of Melbourne 1974-1976.

Archival resources

Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales

  • Norman James Brian Plomley - Records, 1891 - 1962, ML MSS 1248; Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales. Details
  • Norman James Brian Plomley - Records, ML MSS 694; Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales. Details

Published resources

Books

  • Plomley, N. J. B., The Baudin Expedition and the Tasmanian Aborigines, 1802 (Hobart: Blubber Head Press, 1983). Details

Book Sections

Journal Articles

  • Plomley, N.J.B., 'Thomas Bock's Portraits of the Tasmanian Aborigines', Records of the Queen Victoria Museum (Tasmania), 18 (1965), 1-24. Details
  • Plomley, N.J.B., 'The Baudin Expedition and the Tasmanian Aborigines in 1802', Margin, 22 (1990), 4-12. Details

Resources

Resource Sections

McCarthy, G.J.