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Biographical entry Mellor, John White (1868 - 1931)

Born
1868
Died
10 October 1931
Occupation
Ornithologist

Summary

John White Mellor was a keen ornithological, oological and entomological collector and worked hard for the protection of birds. He was a President of both the Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union and the South Australian Ornithological Association.

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1901
Career position - Foundation member of the Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union
1908
Career position - Represented South Australia at the interstate conference on Bird Protection held in Melbourne in November
1911 - 1912
Career position - President of the Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union

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See also

  • Robin, Libby, The Flight of the Emu: a Hundred Years of Australian Ornithology 1901-2001, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 2001, 492 pp. Details

Rosanne Walker