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Biographical entry Gordon, Douglas (1911 - )

Born
19 April 1911
Maryborough, Queensland, Australia
Occupation
Medical specialist

Summary

Douglas Gordon was Professor of Social and Preventative Medicine at the University of Queensland from 1957. He was Director of Industrial Medicine, Queensland Health Department 1946-57 and published on the problems of work in the tropics.

Archival resources

John Oxley Library, Manuscripts and Business Records Collection, State Library of Queensland

  • Douglas Gordon - Records, 1863 - 1908, OM78-22/1; John Oxley Library, Manuscripts and Business Records Collection, State Library of Queensland. Details

Published resources

Books

  • Gordon, Douglas, Mad Dogs and Englishmen Went out in the Queensland Sun: Health Aspects of the Settlement of Tropical Queensland, Amphion Press, Brisbane, 1990, 114 pp. Details

Journal Articles

  • Lancaster, H. O. and Gordon, D., 'Health and Medicine in Australia, 1788-1988', Refrence Australia, vol. 2, May, 1988, pp. 21-49. Details

Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.