University of Adelaide. (1874-)

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Adelaide University.
Adelaide University. (1874-)
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The University of Adelaide was established in 1874 and is one of Australia's oldest universities. At the beginning of the 21st century the University has an enrolment of approximately 14,000 students.

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From Sept. 1999 to Feb. 2002, following endorsement by the University Council, the name Adelaide University was commonly used in publications of the University and for all advertising, marketing and non-official purposes, although its legal name remained University of Adelaide. In Feb. 2002, the Council decided to discontinue use of the name Adelaide University. All works by the University are entered under the legal name, University of Adelaide

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. The University of Adelaide
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Jubilee of the Medical School (University of Adelaide)
    Lendon, A. A.
    Published: Adelaide Hassall, 1935
  3. Antarctic Artefacts: a Selective Description and Annotated Catalogue of Artefacts in the Mawson Collection at the University of Adelaide
    Ferguson, Richard
    Published: University of Adelaide, Adelaide, 1995
  4. 'Biological Research in the University of Adelaide'. in Introducing South Australia
    Andrewartha, H. G.
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1954
  5. Chemistry in the University of Adelaide, 1876-1980
    Edgeloe, V. A.
    Published: University of Adelaide Foundation, Adelaide, 1987
  6. Engineering Education in The University of Adelaide 1889-1980: a Registrar's Retrospect
    Edgeloe, V. A.
    Published: Kinhill Engineers Pty Ltd, Adelaide, 1989
  7. Joseph Garnet Wood, DSc, FAA, Professor of Botany, University of Adelaide, 1900-59
    Published: 1961
    Series: Proceedings of the Royal Society of South Australia, 84, 1-9
  8. The University of Adelaide, 1874-1974
    Duncan, W. and Leonard, R.
    Published: Rigby, Adelaide, 1973
  9. Mathematics at the University of Adelaide, Part 3: 1944-1958
    Potts, R. B.
    Published: 1985
    Series: Australian Mathematical Society Gazette, 12, 2, 25-30
  10. One Hundred Years of Teaching of Chemistry: Centenary Dinner at the University of Adelaide, 9 November 1985
    Badger, Geoffrey
    Published: 1985
    Series: Lumen, 4-5
  11. Physics at Adelaide University - the Kerr Grant era
    Tomlin, S. G.
    Published: 1977
    Series: Australian Physicist, 14, 4, 55-60
  12. Some Reflections on 'Physics at the University of Adelaide'
    Medlin, E. H.
    Published: University of Adelaide, Adelaide, 1986
  13. The Appointment of W.H. Bragg, FRS, to the University of Adelaide
    Jenkin, John G.
    Published: 1985
    Series: Notes and Records of the Royal Society of London, 40, 1, 75-79
  14. The University of Adelaide
    Medlin, E. H.
    Published: 1986
    Series: Australian Physicist, 23, 135-137
  15. Historical Collection in the Physics Department
    Runge, P.
    Published: University of Adelaide, Adelaide, 1986
  16. Geoffrey Malcolm Badger 1916-2002
    Rae, Ian D.
    Published: 2009
    Series: Historical Records of Australian Science, 20, 1, 41-66
  17. The University of Adelaide centenary
    Anon
    Published: University of Adelaide, Adelaide, 1974
  18. Ralph Tate, his Natural History Museum at the University of Adelaide and the "Tate Museum"
    Kidman, Barbara P.
    Published: 2015
    Series: Historical Records of Australian Science, 26, 101-21

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  1. Calendar of the University of Adelaide
    University of Adelaide
    [ Periodical : 1870-2017 ]
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  2. Calendar of the University of Adelaide
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  3. Research report for ... / the University of Adelaide, South Australia
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    [ Periodical : 1900-2017 ]
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  4. Research report for ... / the University of Adelaide, South Australia
    University of Adelaide
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 31.562)

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  5. The University of Adelaide centenary, 1874-1974
    University of Adelaide
    [ Book : 1973-1974 ]
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  6. The Australian journal of experimental biology and medical science
    University of Adelaide
    [ Periodical : 1924-2017 ]
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  7. The Australian journal of experimental biology and medical science
    University of Adelaide
    [ Periodical : 1924-2017 ]
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  8. Lumen (Adelaide, S.A.)
    University of Adelaide
    [ Periodical : 1972-2017 ]
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  9. Adelaidean : news from the University of Adelaide
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  10. Research : report on work carried out in ... / University of Adelaide
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  1. The University of Adelaide centenary, 1874-1974
    University of Adelaide
    [ Book : 1973-1974 ]
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  2. The University of Adelaide, 1874-1974 / [by] W.G.K. Duncan [and] Roger Ashley Leonard
    Duncan, W. G. K. (Walter George Keith), 1903-1987
    [ Book : 1973 ]
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    The University of Adelaide, 1874-1974 / [by] W.G.K. Duncan [and] Roger Ashley Leonard
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  1. Miethke, Adelaide L. (1881-1962)
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  1. FORWOOD, Charles Perry, 1874-1919
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    Eldest son of Walter Weech FORWOOD, also of FORWOOD, DOWN and Co.

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  2. Adelaide Festival of the Arts (1960 - )
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    The Adelaide Festival of the Arts is a biennial festival held in Autumn which showcases music, theatre, dance, new media events, literature and visual arts. Modelled on the Edinburgh Festiva...

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  3. Adelaide Archery Club & Archery Club of South Australia
    Adelaide Archery Club & Archery Club of South Australia
    Created by JillV, 93 items.

    Articles relating to Archery in the Colony of South Australia til present

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  1. Settlers and convicts, or, Recollections of sixteen years' labour in the Australian backwoods / by an emigrant mechanic (Alexander Harris?) ; with new foreword by C.M.H. Clark
    Harris, Alexander, 1805-1874
    [ Book, Microform, Article : 1847-2003 ]
    Languages: English;lis, [1 other]
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    Settlers and convicts, or, Recollections of sixteen years' labour in the Australian backwoods / by an emigrant mechanic (Alexander Harris?) ; with new foreword by C.M.H. Clark
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  2. Adelaide law review (Online)
    University of Adelaide. Law School
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  3. News (University of Adelaide. Library)
    University of Adelaide. Libraries
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  4. Tommy Cornstalk : being some account of the less notable features of the South African war from the point of view of the Australian ranks / by J. H. M. Abbott
    Abbott, J. H. M. (John Henry Macartney), 1874-1953
    [ Book, Article : 1902-2003 ]
    Languages: English;Undetermined, [1 other]
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    Sturt, Charles,...
    [ Book, Object, Article : 1846-2008 ]
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    Narrative of an expedition into Central Australia, performed under the authority of Her Majesty's government during the years 1844, 5, and 6 : together with a notice of the province of South Australia in 1847 / by Charles Sturt
  2. A century of ... Adelaide Universit...
    Scott, P
    [ Poster, chart, other : 1974 ]
  3. Address to the Honorable Thomas Eld...
    University of A...
    [ Photograph : 2006 ]
  4. Open Days 1978 : [poster]
    University of A...
    [ Poster, chart, other : 1978 ]
  5. The University of Adelaide open day...
    University of A...
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  6. A complete account of the settlemen...
    Tench, Watkin, ...
    [ Book, Microform, Object : 1793-2012 ]
    A complete account of the settlement at Port Jackson in New South Wales : including an accurate description of the situation of the colony; of the natives; and of its natural productions / taken on the spot, by Watkin Tench
  1. Settlers and convicts, or, Recollections of sixteen years' labour in the Australian backwoods / by an emigrant mechanic (Alexander Harris?) ; with new foreword by C.M.H. Clark
    Harris, Alexander, 1805-1874
    [ Book, Microform, Article : 1847-2003 ]
    Languages: English;lis, [1 other]
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    Settlers and convicts, or, Recollections of sixteen years' labour in the Australian backwoods / by an emigrant mechanic (Alexander Harris?) ; with new foreword by C.M.H. Clark
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2.009)

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  2. Comedy of life : an autobiography, 1874-1961 / by Sir Lionel Lindsay ; with a foreword by Peter Lindsay
    Lindsay, Lionel, Sir, 1874-1961
    [ Book : 1967 ]
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  3. The ex libris of Sir Lionel Lindsay, 1874-1961 / [by] Robert C. Littlewood
    Littlewood, Robert C. (Robert Clive)
    [ Book : 1978 ]
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  4. Tommy Cornstalk : being some account of the less notable features of the South African war from the point of view of the Australian ranks / by J. H. M. Abbott
    Abbott, J. H. M. (John Henry Macartney), 1874-1953
    [ Book, Article : 1902-2003 ]
    Languages: English;Undetermined, [1 other]
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  1. The Second World War / Winston S. Churchill
    Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965
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  2. Anne of Avonlea / L.M. Montgomery
    Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud), 1874-1942
    [ Book, Audio book : 1903-2017 ]
    Languages: English;Japanese;Chinese;Polish, [8 others]
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  3. A history of the English-speaking peoples / Winston S. Churchill
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    A history of the English-speaking peoples / Winston S. Churchill
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  1. The Second World War / Winston S. Churchill
    Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965
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  2. Anne of Green Gables / L.M. Montgomery
    Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud), 1874-1942
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  1. No. XII An Act to appropriate and apply out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund of New South Wales certain Sums to make good the Supplies granted for the Service of the Year 1874 and ...
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Friday 17 April 1874 [Issue No.86 (VICTORIAE REGINAE)] p 1127

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  1. ADELAIDE UNIVERSITY.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Thursday 13 February 1919 p 6 Article
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  2. ADELAIDE UNIVERSITY.
    The South Australian Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1858 - 1889) Thursday 23 April 1874 p 5 Article
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