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Biographical entry Fairbridge, Rhodes Whitmore (1914 - 2006)

Born
21 May 1914
Pinjarra, Western Australia, Australia
Died
8 November 2006
Amagansett, New York, United States of America
Occupation
Geologist

Summary

Rhodes Whitmore Fairbridge, who grew up in Pinjarra, Western Australia, was Professor of Geology, Columbia University, New York from 1955, later becoming Professor Emeritus of Geology. Although he has done most of his work overseas he has written on Australian stratigraphy.

Archival resources

National Library of Australia Oral History Collection

  • Rhodes Whitmore Fairbridge - Records, 1920 - 1970, DeB 504; National Library of Australia Oral History Collection. Details

Published resources

Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.