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Biographical entry Tovey, James Richard (1873 - 1922)

Born
16 April 1873
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Died
30 December 1922
Occupation
Botanist

Summary

James Richard Tovey was chief assistant at the National Herbarium of Victoria after joining at the age of 16 under Mueller. In 1907 he worked with A.J. Ewart on weeds, poisonous plants and naturalised alien plants of Victoria.

Archival resources

Adolph Basser Library, Australian Academy of Science

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

Public Record Office Victoria, Victorian Archives Centre

  • James Richard Tovey - Records, 1889 - 1922; Public Record Office Victoria, Victorian Archives Centre. Details

Published resources

Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.