Le Souef, Albert Sherbourne (1877-1951)

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Le Souef, Albert Sherbourne (1877-)
Souef, Albert Sherbourne (1877-1951)
Souef, Albert Sherbourne Le (1877-)
Souef, Albert Sherbourne Le (1877-1951)
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Zoologist; Ornithologist; Zoo Director; Scientist
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LE SOUEF BROTHERS: William Henry Dudley (1856-1923), Ernest Albert (1869-1937) and Albert Sherbourne (1877-1951), zoo directors and scientists, were the eldest, second and fourth sons of the ten children...

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Albert Sherbourne Le Souëf was Director of the Zoological Gardens, Moore Park, Sydney 1903-1916, and the Taronga Zoological Park, Sydney from 1916-1939. He was also Secretary and later Assistant Director of the Melbourne Zoological Gardens 1896-1903.

Born Royal Park, Melbourne, 30 January 1877. Died Mosman, Sydney, 31 March 1951. Educated Veterinary College, Melbourne. Secretary, Zoological Gardens, Melbourne 1896-1902, Assistant Director on the death of his father, Albert Alexander Cochrane Le Souëf (q.v.) from 1902-03; Director, Zoological Gardens, Moore Park, Sydney 1903-16, and the Taronga Zoological Park, Sydney 1916-39, the planning and development of the grounds of which he supervised, as the first director. Council, Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales for 50 years, President 1943-44. With Harry J. Burrell, wrote (1926). Lectured frequently and travelled widely, collecting animals and establishing contacts. Life member, Royal Australasian Ornithologists' Union 1945.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Le Souef, Albert Sherbourne
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Le Souef, Albert Sherbourne (1877-1951)
    Butcher, A. Dunbavin
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1986
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 10, 78-80
  3. The Le Soeuf Family Tradition
    O'Sullivan, Lisa
    Published: 1995
    Series: Australasian Science, Winter
  4. Australasian Science
    Published: Australian Science Archives Project, 1997
  5. The Flight of the Emu: a Hundred Years of Australian Ornithology 1901-2001
    Robin, Libby
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 2001

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  1. The wild animals of Australasia : embracing the mammals of New Guinea & the nearer Pacific Islands / by A. S. Le Souef and Harry Burrell ; with a chapter on the bats of Australia and New Guinea by Ellis Le G. Troughton
    Le Souef, Albert Sherbourne, 1877-1951
    [ Book : 1926 ]
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  2. The brownie twins : the story of a ringtail family / by A. S. Le Souef ; illustrated by Walter Cunningham
    Le Souef, Albert Sherbourne, 1877-
    [ Book : 1955 ]
    At 11 libraries
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  3. A modern view of evolution : something of interest about ourselves / by Albert Sherbourne Le Souef
    Le Souef, Albert Sherbourne, 1877-
    [ Book : 1938 ]
    At 5 libraries
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  4. A modern view of evolution: something of interest about ourselves. / Melb., W.A. amer, [1948?] 64 p
    Le Souef, Albert Sherbourne, 1877-1951
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  1. Sherbourne, Lance & Una / D. Le Souef
    Le Souef, Dudley, 1856-1923
    [ Photograph : 1892 ]
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    Sherbourne, Lance & Una / D. Le Souef
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  2. Sherbourne Le Souef - director of Sydney Zoo
    [ Photograph : 1950 ]
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    At State Library VIC
    Sherbourne Le Souef - director of Sydney Zoo
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  1. Le Souëf, A. A. C., (Albert Alexander Cochrane) (1828-1902)
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  1. Obituary: Albert Sherbourne Le Souëf. (1877-1951)
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  1. MR. LE SOUEF RIDICULES THEORY.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 22 July 1909 p 7 Article
    ... MR. LE SOUEF RIDICULES THEORY. The existence of a tiger or of any animal   of the feline ... suggest, is not taken very seriously by zoologists. Mr. Le Souef, Curator of the Sydney Zoo ... 407 words
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  2. BEHAVIOUR OF ANIMALS. Mr. Le Souef's Address.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 25 September 1933 p 5 Article
    ... BEHAVIOUR OF ANIMALS. Mr. Le Souef's Address. Something of the working of the minds of animals in ... varying circumstances was told by Mr A. S. Le Souef, director of the Taronga park zoo in an address on ... 441 words
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  3. FUR FARMING. MR. LE SOUEF'S SUGGESTIONS.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 19 April 1928 p 9 Article
    ... FUR FARMING. MR. LE SOUEF'S SUGGESTIONS.   At a meeting of the Fur Farming Commit ... -tee yesterday, Mr. A. S. Le Souef, director of the Zoological Gardens, referred to fur seals, which, he said ... 411 words
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  1. Peace on the horizon / Albert Sherbourne Le Souef
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  2. The wild animals of Australasia : embracing the mammals of New Guinea & the nearer Pacific islands / Le Souef, Albert Sherbourne, b. 1877
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  3. A modern view of evolution : something of interest about ourselves
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  4. Pastoral pioneers of Port Phillip / by R. V. Billis and A. S. Kenyon
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  1. RE will of ALBERT SHERBOURNE LE SOUEF, late of
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 21 December 1951 [Issue No.232] p 3850

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    ... Parry, the executors of the will of the said Albert Sherbourne le Souef, who died on 31st March, 1951 ... BE will of ALBERT SHERBOURNE LE SOUEF, late of 3 Silex-road, Mosman, retired civil servant ... 179 words
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  2. “BIRDS AND ANIMALS PROTECTION ACT, 1918.” HONORARY RANGERS.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 23 May 1919 [Issue No.121] p 2853

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    ... -street, Sydney. *Tir«M Wvnne Hamilton, lecturer, Teachers' College, Department of Education. Albert Sherbourne Le ... Souef, Curator and Director, Zoological Gardens, Toronga Park. Arthur William Atkinson, of Wliare ... 168 words
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    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 21 May 1920 [Issue No.96] p 2995

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