Browse Entries

Use Trove to find more resources by/about this Biographical entry

  • Trove

Exhibitions

  • Chemistry in Australia Bibliography

Biographical entry Potts, Henry William (1855 - 1931)

Born
12 September 1855
Broomhaugh, Northumberland, England
Died
10 February 1931
Innisfail, Queensland, Australia
Occupation
Agriculturalist and Pharmacist

Summary

Henry William Potts was Principal of the Hawkesbury Agricultural College, New South Wales 1902-21 and wrote a major work on pigs. Earlier he had worked as a pharmacist in Queensland and Victoria where he was also registered as a dentist.

Archival resources

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

  • Henry William Potts - Records, 1882 - 1967, ML MSS 2697; Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales. Details

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Book Sections

  • Holland, H. G.; Rose, B. R., 'Potts, Henry William (1855-1931), Agricultural Educationist, Pharmacist and Dentist', in Geoffrey Serle (ed.), Australian Dictionary of Biography, vol. 11, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1988, pp. 266-267. Also available at http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/A110273b.htm. Details

Journal Articles

  • Potts, H.W., 'Milk Analysis in its Relation to the Butter and Cheese Industries', Report of the Seventh Meeting of the Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, vol. 7, Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, Sydney, 1898, p. 921. Details

Online Resources

See also

McCarthy, G.J.