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Biographical entry Slattery, Joseph Patrick (1866 - 1931)

21 May 1866
Waterford, Ireland
31 March 1931
Lewisham, New South Wales, Australia
Physicist and Cleric


Joseph Slattery taught science at St Stanislaus' College, Bathurst, New South Wales 1888-1911. He was involved in the development of gas and electric lighting, wireless telegraphy and radiography. He also lectured at the Bathurst Technical College.

Archival resources

St Stanislaus' College

  • Joseph Patrick Slattery - Records, 1888 - 1911; St Stanislaus' College. Details

Published resources

Book Sections

  • Wilkinson, John P., 'Slattery, Joseph Patrick (1866-1931), Catholic Priest and Physicist', in Geoffrey Serle (ed.), Australian Dictionary of Biography, vol. 11, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1988, pp. 630-631. Also available at Details

Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.