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Biographical entry Barnard, Francis George Allman (1857 - 1932)

Born
1857
Kew, Victoria, Australia
Died
1932
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Entomologist and Naturalist

Summary

Francis Barnard was a foundation member of the Field Naturalists' Club of Victoria and edited their journal, "The Victorian Naturalist", for 32 years.

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Events

1879
Education - Graduated as a registered pharmacist, University of Melbourne
1880 - 1923
Career position - Founding Member, Field Naturalists Club of Victoria
1884 - 1900
Career position - Honorary Secretary, Field Naturalists' Club of Victoria
1892 - 1925
Career position - Editor of the Victorian Naturalist
1895
Taxonomy event - Barnard collected one of nine subtypes of Eucalyptus bosistoana F.Muell.
1903 - 1905
Career position - Vice-President, Field Naturalists' Club of Victoria
1905 - 1907
Career position - President, Field Naturalists' Club of Victoria
1913 - 1932
Career position - Member of Kew Municipal Council
1915
Career position - President of the Metropolitan Chemists Association
1920
Career position - Mayor of Kew Council
1923 - 1932
Award - Honorary Life Member, Field Naturalists Club of Victoria

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Archival resources

Adolph Basser Library, Australian Academy of Science

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

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Books

  • Musgrave, A., Bibliography of Australian Entomology, 1775-1930 (Sydney: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales., 1932), 380 pp. Details

Journal Articles

  • Barnard, F. G. A., 'Some early botanical explorations in Victoria', Victorian Naturalist, 21 (1904), 17-28. Details
  • Barnard, F. G. A., 'Journeys of Dr. Neumayer in Victoria 1859-64', Victorian Naturalist, 34 (1918), 185-200. Details
  • French, C. and Barnard, F. G. A., 'Notes on a holiday tour in Riverina and western Victoria [parts 1-2]', Victorian naturalist, 3 (1886), 147-57, 170-2. Details
  • French, C. and Barnard, F. G. A., 'Notes on a holiday tour in Riverina and western Victoria [part 3]', Victorian naturalist, 4 (1887), 9-14. Details
  • P., E. E. [ie Pescott, E. E.], 'Francis G. A. Barnard, J. P.', Victorian naturalist, 49 (7) (1932), 69-73. Details
  • Presland, Gary, 'F. G. A. Barnard: naturalist, historian and committed Kewite', Victorian Historical Journal, 90 (1) (2019), 121-33. Details

Resources

McCarthy, G.J.