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Biographical entry Henderson, John Brownlie (1869 - 1950)

Born
29 April 1869
Annerley, Queensland, Australia
Died
20 October 1950
Annerley, Queensland, Australia
Occupation
Chemist and Teacher

Summary

John Brownlie Henderson became science master at Brisbane Grammar School in 1891 and in 1893 was appointed Queensland Government Analyst. He undertook chemical work for all state departments except agriculture and eventually for federal departments in Brisbane.

Archival resources

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

  • John Brownlie Henderson - Records, 1890 - 1919, OM73-14; John Oxley Library, Manuscripts and Business Records Collection, State Library of Queensland. Details

Published resources

Book Sections

  • Gibbney, H. J., 'Henderson, John Brownlie (1869-1950), Analytical Chemist', in Bede Nairn and Geoffrey Serle (eds), Australian Dictionary of Biography, vol. 9, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1983, pp. 256-257. Also available at http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/A090264b.htm. Details

Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.