Mackay, Iven Giffard, (Sir) (1882-1966)

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Mackay, Iven Giffard (1882-1966)
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Physicist; Army Officer
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Sir Iven Giffard Mackay (1882-1966), army officer, was born on 7 April 1882 at Grafton, New South Wales, eldest of three children of Isaac Mackay, a Presbyterian minister from Scotland, and his Canadian-born...

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Sir Iven Mackay was on the staff of the University of Sydney from 1910, initially as a lecturer in physics and later as Esquire bedell. He had a distinguished record during World War I and was promoted to Brigadier-General.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Mackay, Iven Giffard
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Mackay, Sir Iven Giffard (1882-1966)
    Grey, Jeffrey
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 2000
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 15, 235-237

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  1. Iven Giffard MacKay Letter
    MacKay, Iven Giffard, 1882-1966
    [ Unpublished : 1941 ]
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  1. [Biographical cuttings on Lt-General Sir Iven Giffard Mackay, former High Commissioner to India 1944-1948, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
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  2. Iven G. Mackay : citizen and soldier / [Ivan Chapman]
    Chapman, Ivan
    [ Audio book ]
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  3. Iven G. Mackay: Citizen and Soldier
    Chapman, Ivan D
    [ Book : 1975 ]
    At RUSI Victoria
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  4. Commander-in-Chief of the Home Forces Lieut.-General Sir Iven Mackay talking to Dr E.M. Watson (left) and Mr E.H. Barker, 8 December 1941
    HRRC
    [ Photograph : 1941 ]
    Possibly online
    At WA State Library
    Commander-in-Chief of the Home Forces Lieut.-General Sir Iven Mackay talking to Dr E.M. Watson (left) and Mr E.H. Barker, 8 December 1941
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  5. Maj/Gen [Major General] Sir I. G. McKay
    Herald and Weekly Times
    [ Photograph : 1949 ]
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    At State Library VIC
    Maj/Gen [Major General] Sir I. G. McKay
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  6. Iven G. Mackay : citizen and soldier / Ivan D. Chapman
    Chapman, Ivan
    [ Book : 1975 ]
    At 34 libraries
    Iven G. Mackay : citizen and soldier / Ivan D. Chapman
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  1. ­Major-General Sir Iven Mackay
    Lachlander and Condobolin and Western Districts Recorder (NSW : 1899 - 1952) Monday 17 March 1941 p 4 Article
    ... outstanding characteristics of Major General Sir Iven Giffard Mackay, Commander of the 6th Division, A ... success as a soldier. He was horn in Grafton, New South Wales, in 1882,. and after jpassing through ... 504 words
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  2. MAJOR-GENERAL SIR IVEN MACKAY
    The Murrumbidgee Irrigator (Leeton, NSW : 1915 - 1954) Tuesday 25 March 1941 p 2 Article
    ... ' outstanding success as a soldier. He was born in Grafton, New South Wales, in 1882, and after passing through ... MAJOR°GENERAL SIR IVEN MACKAY PERSONAL courage and a great capacity for leadership are two ... 501 words
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  3. MAJOR-GENERAL SIR IVEN MACKAY
    Victor Harbour Times (SA : 1932 - 1986) Friday 14 March 1941 p 1 Article
    ... outstanding characteristics of Major-General Sir Iven Giffard Mackay. Commander of the 6lh Division. A ... soldier. He was born in Grafton, New South Wales, in 1882, and after passing through Newington College and ... 485 words
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  1. Unity and autonomy in Australian democracy / by Sir Iven G. Mackay
    Mackay, Iven G. Sir, (Iven Giffard) 1882-1966
    [ Book : 1945 ]
    At 2 libraries
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  2. Blamey : the Commander-in-Chief / David Horner
    Horner, D. M. (David Murray), 1948-
    [ Book : 1998 ]
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  3. Victorian Historical Journal : 146 Volume 37 (4), 1966
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    [ Book : 1966 ]
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  1. JUSTICES OF THE PEACE WHOSE WHEREABOUTS CANNOT BE TRACED.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 5 June 1931 [Issue No.68 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 1931

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    ... wellbrook. Wyrallali ... )ato of Ap jointmenl. 27/6/1917 4/10/1901 4/10/1882 26/2/1901 10/8/1920 7/4/1911 26 ... /5/1916 11/5/1914 8/11/1902 27/6/1917 6/8/1897 16/6/1908 6/10/1923 j 4/10/1882 7/4/1911 8/11/1902 | 16 ... 29400 words
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  2. Government Gazette Proclamations and Legislation
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Friday 23 May 1919 [Issue No.61] p 877

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    ... ," iVo. 31089, dated 31s£ December, 1918.] The following is a continuation of Sir D. Haig's despatch of ... . MacKay, D.S.O.; Colonel (temporary Brigadier-General) E. F. Martin, C.M.G., D.S.O.; Lieutenant ... 31596 words
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  3. No. 14. LIST OF LETTERS RETURNED FROM THE BRANCH AND SUBURBAN OFFICES, AND NOW LYING AT THE GENERAL POST OFFICE, UNCLAIMED.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Wednesday 12 June 1889 [Issue No.306 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 4111

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    ... -st. (3) 84 Gibson Robt., Riley-st. 85 Giffard A., Regent-st. 86 Giffard A., Surry Hills 87 Gifford Miss ... 22448 words
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  1. Papers
    Mackay, Iven G. Sir, (Iven Giffard) 1882-1966
    [ Unpublished : 1912-1966 ]
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  2. Ivan D. Chapman - papers, 1940-1992, concerning Iven G. McKay: Citizen and Soldier (1975)
    [ Unpublished : 1940-1992 ]
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  3. Ivan D. Chapman - papers, 189--1987, concerning the history of the Sydney University Regiment, including related papers chiefly compiled by Alan Bruce Lilley, together with the papers of Iven G. Mackay, 1901-1951
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  1. AUSTRALIAN HIGH COMMISSIONERS IN INDIA AND NEW ZEALAND
    Australia. Department of Foreign Affairs;
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    [ Article : 1943 ]
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    AUSTRALIAN HIGH COMMISSIONERS IN INDIA AND NEW ZEALAND
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  2. PERSONALITY PIX
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    [ Article : 1940 ]
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  3. Better mind the line, banana benders: you are really one of us.(Opinion)
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  4. Advertising
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