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Biographical entry McLaughlin, Ada Mary (1881 - 1963)

Born
1881
Somerset, England
Died
20 May 1963
Emerald, Queensland, Australia
Occupation
Botanical collector

Summary

Ada Mary McLaughlin was a botanical collector and former school teacher with the Queensland Department of Public Instruction. She made many collection expeditions around her local area and donated some 122 specimens to the Queensland Herbarium.

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Edited Books

  • McKay, Judith (ed.), Brilliant Careers: Women Collectors and Illustrators in Queensland, Queensland Museum, Brisbane, 1997, 80 pp. Details

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