Elkington, J. S. C. (John Simeon Colebrook) (1871-1955)

Also known as
Elkington, J. S. C. (1871-1955)
Elkington, John Simeon Colebrook (1871-1955)
Field of activity
Advocate Of Public Health; Health worker
Libraries Australia
http://nla.gov.au/anbd.aut-an35838394
NLA Persistent Identifier
http://nla.gov.au/nla.party-573946

Biographies

John Simeon Colebrook Elkington (1871-1955), advocate of public health, was born on 29 September 1871 at Castlemaine, Victoria, son of John Simeon Elkington and his wife Helen Mary, née Guilfoyle. After...

View the full record at Australian Dictionary of Biography

John Simeon C. Elkington was an advocate of public health. Amongst his achievements were the introduction of a system for checking the health of schoolchildren, development of a federal quarantine service and work with tropical medicine.

View the full record at Encyclopedia of Australian Science

Resources for J. S. C. Elkington

Selected resources (2)

Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Elkington, John Simeon Colebrook
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Elkington, John Simeon Colebrook (1871-1955), advocate of public health
    Roe, Michael
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1981
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 8, 425-426

Resources by J. S. C. Elkington (28)

  1. Health reader : with chapters on elementary school hygiene / by J.S.C. Elkington ; illustrated by Norman Lindsay
    Elkington, J. S. C. (John Simeon Colebrook), 1871-1955
    [ Book : 1908-1926 ]
    At 14 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 12.678)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 12.678)

  2. Health in the school ; or hygiene for teachers / by J.S.C. Elkington
    Elkington, J. S. C. (John Simeon Colebrook), 1871-1955
    [ Book : 1900-1999 ]
    At 8 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 12.521)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 12.521)

  3. Disinfection / by J.S.C. Elkington
    Elkington, J. S. C. (John Simeon Colebrook), 1871-1955
    [ Book : 1917 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 12.169)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 12.169)

  4. Consumption : the white plague / by J.S.C. Elkington
    Elkington, J. S. C. (John Simeon Colebrook), 1871-1955
    [ Book : 1909 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 10.757)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 10.757)

  5. Complete guide to Tasmania, with an article on Tasmania as a health resort / by J. S. C. Elkington
    Tasmanian Government Railways
    [ Book : 1906 ]
    At 3 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 10.724)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 10.724)

  6. Some economic and social aspects of public health work : read before the Royal Society of Tasmania 11 th July 1905 / by J.S.C. Elkington
    Elkington, J. S. C. (John Simeon Colebrook), 1871-1955
    [ Book : 1905 ]
    At 3 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 10.649)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 10.649)

  7. Health lessons / J.S.C. Elkington
    Elkington, J. S. C. (John Simeon Colebrook), 1871-1955
    [ Book : 1908-1931 ]
    At 3 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 9.547)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 9.547)

  8. Tropical Australia : is it suitable for a working white race? / by J. S. C. Elkington ... Read at a meeting of The Royal Society of Tasmania at Hobart on 21st November, 1905
    Elkington, J. S. C. (John Simeon Colebrook), 1871-1955
    [ Book : 1905 ]
    At 3 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 9.466)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 9.466)

  9. Handbook and model by-laws : together with an outline of the principal duties and powers of local authorities and their officers under the Public Health Act, 1903 ... / by J.S.C. Elkington
    Elkington, J. S. C. (John Simeon Colebrook), 1871-1955
    [ Book : 1905 ]
    At 5 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 9.349)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 9.349)

  10. Insects and diseases : a paper read before the Royal Society of Tasmania / by J.S.C. Elkington
    Elkington, J. S. C. (John Simeon Colebrook), 1871-1955
    [ Book : 1904 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 9.319)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 9.319)

More...

Resources about J. S. C. Elkington (5)

  1. South-East Queensland Travel Album
    Unidentified
    [ Photograph : 1925-1932 ]
    At State Library of QLD
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 20.769)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 20.769)

  2. [Bookplate for J. Elkington] [Norman Lindsay]
    Lindsay, Norman, 1879-1969
    [ Photograph : 1920-1929 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 18.434)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 18.434)

  3. A mixed bag of medical history : papers and proceedings : historical seminar 13 November 2005 / Launceston General Hospital Historical Committee
    Launceston General Hospital. Historical Committee
    [ Conference Proceedings : 2005 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 13.326)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 13.326)

  4. A mixed bag of medical history : papers and proceedings : historical seminar 13 November 2005 / Launceston General Hospital Historical Committee
    Launceston General Hospital. Historical Committee
    [ Conference Proceedings : 2005 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 12.476)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 12.476)

  5. Queensland Society of Health
    O'Brien, John
    [ Book : 1950-1980 ]
    At State Library of QLD
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 11.555)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 11.555)

No user comments for this person

Add a comment


Show comments and reviews from Amazon users

Possibly related

Digitised newspapers and more

Searching...

Minimise

Diaries, letters, archives

Searching...

Minimise

Archived websites (1996 – now)

Searching...

Minimise

Pictures, photos, objects

Searching...

Minimise

Books

Searching...

Minimise

Music, sound and video

Searching...

Minimise

People and organisations

Searching...

Minimise

Journals, articles and data sets

Searching...

Minimise

Maps

Searching...

Minimise

Lists

Searching...

Minimise

Government Gazettes

Searching...

Minimise
  1. Website: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
    www.eoas.info
    Matching pages:
    View 86 matching archived pages
    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.149)

    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.149)

  2. Website: Using Lives: Essays in Australian Biography and History
    adb.anu.edu.au
    Matching pages:
    View 2 matching archived pages
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.008)

    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.008)

  3. Website: Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre
    www.austehc.unimelb.edu.au
    Matching pages:
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.002)

    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.002)

Maps

No results

Minimise

People and organisations

No results

Minimise

Lists

No results

Minimise

Journals, articles and data sets

No results

Minimise
  1. [Bookplate for J. Elkington] [Norma...
    Lindsay, Norman...
    [ Photograph : 1920-1929 ]
  2. South-East Queensland Travel Album
    Unidentified
    [ Photograph : 1925-1932 ]

Music, sound and video

No results

Minimise
  1. EPIDEMIC DISEASES. PROTECTING AUSTRALIA. CHAIN OF FEDERAL LABORATORIES.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 1 January 1924 p 6 Article
    ... , according to Br. J. S. C. Elkington, of Brisbane, Director of the Divi-sion of Tropical Hygiene, is being ... . Each laboratory established, said Dr. Elkington, would serve aB a distributing centre for the ... 432 words
    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.264)

    This resource is likely to be relevant to your query (score: 0.264)

  2. THE UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE. MATRICULATION EXAMINATION. OCTOBER TERM, 1888. RESULTS.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 7 January 1889 p 6 Article
    ... Christian Brothers' school, \ Ictoria parade; Harold Dunstone,   Carlton College. John Simeon Colebrook ... Collette Melbourne, I William Ir red eric Currie prhato tuition, Mr J | Clo?), M A , Michael John Curtin ... 2542 words
    This resource may have relevance to your query (score: 0.094)

    This resource may have relevance to your query (score: 0.094)

  3. THE HEALTH DEPARTMENT REMOVAL OF DR. WILSON.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Thursday 27 October 1904 p 5 Article
    ... of the local board of health, received the following letter from Dr. J. C. S. Elkington, Chief Health ... authority has refused so to remove the said John Thomas Wilson; now 1, John Simeon Colebrook Elkingtou ... 420 words
    This resource may have relevance to your query (score: 0.023)

    This resource may have relevance to your query (score: 0.023)

  1. Papers of J. H. L. Cumpston
    Cumpston, J. H. L. (John Howard Lidgett), 1880-1954
    [ Unpublished : 1852-1981 ]
    At National Library
    Papers of J. H. L. Cumpston
    This resource may only be vaguely related to your query: matching terms may only have been found in the full text contents of the resource (score: 0.038)

    This resource may only be vaguely related to your query: matching terms may only have been found in the full text contents of the resource (score: 0.038)

  1. Health in the school; or, Hygiene for teachers, by J.S.C. Elkington ..
    Elkington, J. S. C. (John Simeon Colebrook), b. 1871
    [ Book ]
    View online (access conditions)
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.233)

    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.233)

  2. Health in the school; or, Hygiene for teachers
    Elkington, J. S. C. (John Simeon Colebrook), b. 1871
    [ Book : 1907 ]
    Read online at Open Library/Internet Archive
    View online
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.168)

    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.168)

  3. A review of recent literature and work on the epidemiology of plague ..
    Elkington, J. S. C. (John Simeon Colebrook), b. 1871
    [ Book ]
    View online (access conditions)
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.134)

    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.134)

  4. Nine Australian progressives : vitalism in bourgeois social thought, 1890-1960 / Michael Roe
    Roe, Michael, 1931-
    [ Book : 1984 ]
    At 41 libraries
    Nine Australian progressives : vitalism in bourgeois social thought, 1890-1960 / Michael Roe
    This resource may only be vaguely related to your query: matching terms may only have been found in the full text contents of the resource (score: 0)

    This resource may only be vaguely related to your query: matching terms may only have been found in the full text contents of the resource (score: 0)

  1. REGISTER OF MEDICAL PRACTITIONERS FOR 1920.S
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 30 January 1920 [Issue No.18] p 541

    Government Gazette Notices

    ... .D., 1888, Univ. Aberd. M.B., Mast. Surg., 1899, Univ. Edin. L.S.A., Lond., 1884. j M.R.C.S., Eng., 1887. M ... . Lie., Lij. Mid., 1897, R.C.P. Ireland j Lie., Lie. Mid., 1897, R.O.S. Ireland. L. et L. Mid. R. Coll ... 40880 words
    This resource may have relevance to your query (score: 0.004)

    This resource may have relevance to your query (score: 0.004)

  2. REGISTER OF MEDICAL PRACTITIONERS FOR 1897.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Thursday 14 January 1897 [Issue No.36 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 239

    Government Gazette Notices

    ... Jones, Esq., M.D., F.B.C.S., Eng. Maurice John O'Connor, Esq., L.B.C.S., Irel. j M.K.Q.C.P., Irel ... Edwards, David Richard.. Egan, John Joseph. Eichler, Charles F Ekin William Elkington John Simeon ... 24546 words
    This resource may only be vaguely related to your query: matching terms may only have been found in the full text contents of the resource (score: 0)

    This resource may only be vaguely related to your query: matching terms may only have been found in the full text contents of the resource (score: 0)

  3. REGISTER OF MEDICAL PRACTITIONERS FOR 1898.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Saturday 15 January 1898 [Issue No.42 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 369

    Government Gazette Notices

    ... ... Eichler, Oliarles P. ... Ekiri, William Elkington, John Simeon Colebrook, Elliot, Frederick John ... .D. MflMBEItS: Sir Arthur Hen wick, M.D., F.R.C.S., Edin. Frederick Milford, Esq., M.T>. Cosby W. Morgan ... 26098 words
    This resource may only be vaguely related to your query: matching terms may only have been found in the full text contents of the resource (score: 0)

    This resource may only be vaguely related to your query: matching terms may only have been found in the full text contents of the resource (score: 0)