Wilson, David (1830-1899)

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Dairy Expert; Agricultural expert
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David Wilson (1830?-1899), dairy expert, was born at Glasgow, Scotland, son of John Wilson, cotton spinner, and his wife, Mary, née Donald. David arrived in Victoria in the Marco Polo in 1854 with...

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David Wilson was the State dairy expert in Victoria from 1888 and superintended the government's model dairy at the Centennial International Exhibition. He facilitated the transition from making butter by hand to its production in centralised factories and drew up plans and articles of association for co-operative factory companies. Wilson arrived in Victoria in 1854 and initially worked as a dairy farmer in Inverleigh then Springbank. He was an early importer of cream separators, and introduced pasteurisation in the 1890s. Wilson was also a founding member of the Dairymen's Association of Victoria.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Wilson, David
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Wilson, David (1830?-1899), Dairy Expert
    Farrer, Keith Thomas Henry
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1990
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 12, 519-520
  3. Technology in Australia 1788-1988
    Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering
    Published: Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 2000

Resources by David Wilson (2)

  1. Cheese-making by small farmers : the Canadian cheddar system / David Wilson and Charles McKinnon describe the system in full
    Wilson, David, 1830?-1899
    [ Book : 1893 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  2. The dairy industry / by D. Wilson, government dairy expert
    Wilson, David, 1830?-1899
    [ Book : 1890 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  1. IN DIVORCE. Between Catherine Wilson, petitioner, and David Wilson, respondent. To David Wilson, late of Sydney, New South Wales.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Friday 29 December 1893 [Issue No.886] p 9748

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