Derham, Frederick John Walcott (1900-1953)

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Derham, Jack (1900-1953)
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Businessman; Manufacturer; Business executive
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Frederick John Walcott (Jack) Derham (1900-1953), businessman, was born on 21 July 1900 at Armadale, Melbourne, second child of Victorian-born parents Frederick John Derham, stockbroker, and his wife Muriel...

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Jack Derham founded Australian Moulding Corporation in 1927 to manufacture plastic products such as knobs and outer cases of radio receivers from products such as phenol-formaldehyde resins (commonly referred to as 'Bakelite'), urea-formaldehyde and finally PVC. He later bought into Moulded Products, which marketed Nylex products.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Derham, Frederick John Walcott
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Derham, Frederick John Walcott (Jack) (1900-1953)
    Carroll, Brian
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1993
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 13, 619
  3. Technology in Australia 1788-1988
    Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering
    Published: Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 2000

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  1. The plastics revolution : the story of Nylex / Tim Hewat
    Hewat, Tim, 1928-
    [ Book : 1983 ]
    At 13 libraries
    The plastics revolution : the story of Nylex / Tim Hewat
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  1. Family Notices
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 18 May 1918 p 13 Family Notices
    ... March, 1918, at St. John's Church of England, Port Fairy, by Rev. W. O. J. Jessop (brother-in-law of ... , Ballarat. CARROLL-CLARKE.—On the 3rd April, at St. Brendan's Church, Flemington, by the Rev. D. Joyce, John ... 14126 words
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  2. REGISTRATIONS OF COMPANIES.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Wednesday 1 July 1925 p 14 Article
    ... Arguillo, Hawthorn. Victoria, manager 100; John Walcott Derham. Toorak, Victoria, direc-tor 100; Frederick ... . Incorporated June 29, 1925. Corbett, Derham, & Company (Ade-laide), Limited.-Capital-£10,000 in 10,000 shares ... 303 words
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    ... Crewes, John Henry, Mr Darke, George Henry, Mr Johnson, Alfred Frederick, Mr Kay, John, Mr Mogg, Alfred ... Grahame, Reverend Croucher, Rowland Cameron, Pastor Crowhurst, Donald Frederick, Reverend Curtis, John ... 111274 words
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    ... !). Lance-Bombardier John William Kingston, DX(>ti8. Driver Frederick Robert Baseett, TX3245. Signalman ... . Captain (Temporary Major) Frederick William White house, QX22008. Lieutenant (Temporary Major) John Stuart ... 10274 words
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    ... Broad, Temora. Nominee— Broad, John Thomas. Auswild, James Frederick John, Temora. Auswild, Mc ... 'Oonnell-street, Sydney Nominees— Cadwallader, Robert Neil. Carriek, Mylee Frederick. Duff, John Gordon. Hardie, James ... 55341 words
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