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Biographical entry Shaw, Archibald John (1872 - 1916)

Born
16 December 1872
Adelong, New South Wales, Australia
Died
26 August 1916
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Occupation
Radio pioneer and Priest

Summary

Archibald John Shaw started work with wireless telegraphy in 1910 to raise funds for three Pacific missions. He took out a number of patents and supplied radio equipment for the Commonwealth and D. Mawson's Australasian Antarctic Expedition 1911-14.

Archival resources

Missionarii Sacratissimi Cordis Iesu (MSC) Archives, Religious Congregation of Missionaries of the Sacred Heart

  • Archibald John Shaw - Records, 1910 - 1916; Missionarii Sacratissimi Cordis Iesu (MSC) Archives, Religious Congregation of Missionaries of the Sacred Heart. Details

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Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.