Biographical entry Ross, Joseph (1832 - 1909)
Sunderland, Durham, England
- 23 July 1909
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Joseph Grafton Ross produced some of the earliest Australian made glass bottles in 1866.
Born Sunderland, Durham, 1832. Died Sydney, 23 July 1909. Arrived Sydney 1860s?; produced some of the earliest Australian made glass bottles at Darling Harbour 18 August 1866; a founder of Chamber of Manufactures; promoter of Political Reform League.
- Dyster, Barrie, 'Ross, Joseph (c. 1836-1909)', in Christopher Cunneen (ed.), Australian Dictionary of Biography, vol. Supp, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 2005, pp. 344-345. Also available at http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/AS10420b.htm. Details
- 'Ross, Joseph (1832-19090723)', Trove, National Library of Australia, 2009, http://nla.gov.au/nla.party-1468586. Details
- Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, Technology in Australia 1788-1988, Online edn, Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 3 May 2000, http://www.austehc.unimelb.edu.au/tia/index_r.html. Details
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