Pye, Hugh (1860-1942)

Field of activity
Agricultural Educator; Pioneer Wheat Breeder; Agricultural educator; Wheat propagator
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Hugh Pye (1860-1942), agricultural educator and pioneer wheat breeder, was born on 1 January 1860 at Ascot, Victoria, son of William Marsland Pye and his second wife Joanna Saunders, née Edwards. Emmeline...

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Hugh Pye was science master at Dookie Agricultural College from 1887 and principal 1894-1916. Following his resignation he was government cerealist until his retirement in 1931 and devoted his full attention to wheat-breeding.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Pye, Hugh
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Pye, Hugh (1860-1942), Agricultural Educator and Pioneer Wheat-Breeder
    Sim, H.J.
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1988
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 11, 313-314

Resources by Hugh Pye (4)

  1. Papers
    Pye, Hugh, 1860-1942
    [ Unpublished : 1857-1940 ]
    At State Library VIC
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  2. Report by Mr. Hugh Pye, Principal, Agricultural College, Dookie, on the experimental work of the college for 1899-1900
    Pye, Hugh, 1860-1942
    [ Government publication, Book : 1900 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 40,747.109)

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  3. Report of experiments during the year 1896 at Dookie Agricultural College / by Hugh Pye
    Pye, Hugh, 1860-1942
    [ Government publication, Book : 1896 ]
    At State Library VIC
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  4. Dookie Agricultural College Experiment Station : report / by Hugh Pye
    Pye, Hugh, 1860-1942
    [ Book, Government publication : 1921 ]
    At State Library VIC
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Resources about Hugh Pye (4)

  1. [Biographical cuttings on Hugh Pye, agriculturalist, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
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  2. Papers
    Pye, Hugh, 1860-1942
    [ Unpublished : 1857-1940 ]
    At State Library VIC
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  3. Portrait of Hugh Pye, 2
    [ Photograph : 1935 ]
    Languages: No linguistic content
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    At National Library
    Portrait of Hugh Pye, 2
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  4. Portrait of Hugh Pye, 1
    [ Photograph : 1935 ]
    Languages: No linguistic content
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    At National Library
    Portrait of Hugh Pye, 1
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    ... subjects. During this period Hugh Pye was a particularly distinguished Principal. Pye was initially science ... master and then Principal at Dookie Agricultural College for 22 years from 1895. While Principal, Hugh ...
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  2. Report on the experimental work of the agricultural college, Dookie, for 1899 - 1900
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  3. The trial of the Honourable Augustus Keppel, Admiral of the Blue Squadron : at a court martial, held on board His Majesty's Ship Britannia, in Portsmouth Harbour, on Thursday, January 8, 1779, before Admiral Sir Thomas Pye, president, upon a charge e ...
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  3. A hitch hikers guide to the Pye laboratory wind tunnel / by D. Hughes and M. Bohm
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  4. PERSONAL ITEMS (6 May 1942)
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  1. NOTICE OF RESOLUTION PYE SERVICES PTY LIMITED (IN LIQUIDATION)
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette. General (National : 1977 - 1987) Tuesday 11 October 1983 p 3209

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    ... NOTICE OF RESOLUTION PYE SERVICES PTY LIMITED (IN LIQUIDATION) AT an extraordinary general meeting ... as a members' voluntary winding up and that Hugh Gordon Roach, Chartered Accountant, of 7th Floor, 15 ... 116 words
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  2. NOTICE of intended distribution of estate.—Any person having any claim upon the estate of ANGELA GWEN PYE,
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