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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.

Details

Events

1879
Education - Graduated as a registered pharmacist, University of Melbourne
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
1915
Career position - President of the Metropolitan Chemists Association
1920
Career position - Mayor of Kew Council

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, Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales., Sydney, 1932, 380 pp. Details

Journal Articles

  • Barnard, F. G. A., 'Journeys of Dr. Neumayer in Victoria 1859-64', Victorian Naturalist, vol. 34, 1918, pp. 185-200. Details

Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.