Jack, Andrew Keith (1885-1966)

Also known as
Jack, Keith, (Andrew Keith) (1885-1966)
Jack, Keith (1885-1966)
Field of activity
Industrial chemist
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Andrew Jack was a member of Shackleton's 1915 Antarctic Expedition, where he won a Silver Polar Star with two clasps. He worked for the Explosives Factory, Maribyrnong and its predecessor, the Government Cordite Factory, from 1917-1946 and was later Chief Safety Officer and Secretary of the Operational Safety Committee, Department of Supply and Development from 1947-1950.

Born 9 September 1885. Died 26 September 1966. Educated University of Melbourne (BSc 1912, MSc 1914). Science master, Dookie Agricultural College, physicist, Shackleton Expedition 1915-17, Government Cordite Factory 1917-20, Explosives Factory (formerly Government Cordite Factory) 1920-44, serving in various capacities leading to his appointment as a Senior Assistant Manager during World War II. Australian Munitions Representative, UK 1944-46, Secretary, Operational Safety Committee and Explosives Committee, Ministry of Munitions 1946-47, Chief Safety Officer and Secretary, Operational Safety Committee, Department of Supply and Development 1947-50.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Jack, Andrew Keith
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science

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  1. Joyce and self [possibly Andrew Jack] on Barrier
    Jack, Keith, 1885-1966
    [ Poster, chart, other : 1914-1917 ]
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    Joyce and self [possibly Andrew Jack] on Barrier
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  2. Re-constituted party self [possibly photographer, Andrew Jack], Cope, Hooke
    Jack, Keith, 1885-1966
    [ Poster, chart, other : 1914-1917 ]
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    Re-constituted party self [possibly photographer, Andrew Jack], Cope, Hooke
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  3. Track of "Aurora"
    Jack, Keith, 1885-1966
    [ Poster, chart, other : 1914-1917 ]
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    At State Library VIC
    Track of "Aurora"
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  4. At Macquarie Is
    Jack, Keith, 1885-1966
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  5. One of the Dogs, "Dasher"
    Jack, Keith, 1885-1966
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    At State Library VIC
    One of the Dogs, "Dasher"
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  6. Joyce and Spencer-Smith work the Cinema
    Jack, Keith, 1885-1966
    [ Poster, chart, other : 1914-1917 ]
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    At State Library VIC
    Joyce and Spencer-Smith work the Cinema
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  7. Rescued party Shackleton and Capt. Davis
    Jack, Keith, 1885-1966
    [ Poster, chart, other : 1914-1917 ]
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    At State Library VIC
    Rescued party Shackleton and Capt. Davis
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  8. Ice-flowers growing on Sea-ice
    Jack, Keith, 1885-1966
    [ Poster, chart, other : 1914-1917 ]
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    At State Library VIC
    Ice-flowers growing on Sea-ice
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  9. Iceberg
    Jack, Keith, 1885-1966
    [ Poster, chart, other : 1914-1917 ]
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    At State Library VIC
    Iceberg
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  10. Ice crystals
    Jack, Keith, 1885-1966
    [ Poster, chart, other : 1914-1917 ]
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    At State Library VIC
    Ice crystals
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  1. Pendlebury, Andrew
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    ... Hibberd, Jack ... Guitarist Andrew Pendlebury is a Composer, Musician who is mentioned in 147 events in the AusStage ...
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    ... Gleadow, Andrew John Ward (1948 - ) ... MacCallum, Peter (1885 - 1974) ... graduated as the 255th recipient of the BA in December 1883. She received an MA in 1885. The University of ...
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  1. MR. ANDREW KEITH
    Murrumburrah Signal and County of Harden Advocate (NSW : 1881 - 1947) Thursday 23 July 1942 p 1 Article
    ... MR. ANDREW KEITH Old friends around here of the es-teemed Keith family, once of "The Meadows ... ," Culllnga, will regret to learn of the passing of Mr. Andrew Keith, who has reached the three score and ten ... 133 words
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  2. Keith Farmers Compare Pastures
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 6 November 1952 p 17 Article
    ... Keith Farmers Compare Pastures x By A Staff Representative Farmers and graziers who attended the ... annual field day of the Keith branch of the Agricultural Bureau last week were more in terested in the ... 1616 words
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  3. Keith District
    Border Chronicle (Bordertown, SA : 1908 - 1950) Thursday 1 December 1949 p 3 Article
    ... Keith District (From our Correspondent) Strawberry Fete. — The annual break-up of Keith Women ... /6/-. International Day.—Keith branch of CJW.A. held its annual international Day on Thursday, November 17, when the ... 602 words
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  1. NOTIFICATION UNDER THE PUBLIC ROADS ACT, 1902, OF RESUMPTIONS AND WITHDRAWALS AND DEDICATION OF LANDS FOR ROADS, RESUMPTIONS OF SEVERED LANDS, OF DECLARATION OF ROADS TO BE PUBLIC ...
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 26 July 1968 [Issue No.89] p 2995

    Government Gazette Notices

    ... .T., vol. 938, fol. 90 (part lot 14, section 2, Deposited Plan 1656), and being part portion 243. Jack ... being part portion 243. Alfred Keith Barling (R. 30057-1603) Resumed land 51 perches, part C.T., vol ... 14077 words
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  2. UNCLAIMED MONEY ACT 1982
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 5 May 1989 [Issue No.55] p 2710

    Government Gazette Notices

    ... — 1981 Andrews, D. L—$77.46—Claims—1981 Anfruns. A. M.—$60.46—Claims—1981 Anci, V.—$ 150.00—Claims— 1981 ... —1981 Thomas Brooker & Cb.—$505.00—Interest— 1981 Esso Australia Limited Andrew. A.—$80.00 Bilsnce1 1981 ... 31793 words
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  3. Government Gazette Notices
    New South Wales Police Gazette and Weekly Record of Crime (Sydney : 1860 - 1930) Wednesday 2 June 1926 [Issue No.22] p 296

    Government Gazette Notices

    ... . Spairou Heffernan, ul Jack Shea, al. John Evans James William Wallace, al, James Jhonscn. George Burns, al ... . James Warren, al. James Burton. Keith Jennings .. <.. Frank Robinson, al. Frank Robertson, al Stanley ... 778 words
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  1. Three sons of Andrew Geddes. Donald Archibald Geddes, Richard Allan Geddes and Andrew Dugald Geddes
    Three sons of Andrew Geddes. Donald Archibald Geddes, Richard Allan Geddes and Andrew Dugald Geddes
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  2. MERTON, Daisy
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    Daisy Victoria Merton (1889 - 1972) nee Blackman. Daisy Victoria Blackman [16028] Born: 1891, Sydney, Cumberland County, New South Wales Marriage: John A. Merton [26494...

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  3. BROOKER, Eileen
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    Pots. Born 1922. It seems there were five children: Edward Montgomery, Eileen , Colin, Doreen Zillah (b. 1929) and Peter (Henry ??). Eileen was the "Daughter of the Minister for Lands and W...

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  1. Bookplate for Jack Ayerbe
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  2. The Gallipoli letter / Keith Murdoch ; with an introduction by Michael McKernan ; foreword by Jack Thompson
    Murdoch, Keith Arthur, Sir, 1885-1952
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    The Gallipoli letter / Keith Murdoch ; with an introduction by Michael McKernan ; foreword by Jack Thompson
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  3. Chinney : the two lives of Jack O'Chin / Geoff Higgins and Keith Painter
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  4. Jack the Ripper : British intelligence officer? / Tom Slemen ; with Keith Andrews
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  1. Andrew Keith Jack, Antarctic Explorer (1885-1966)
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    [ Article : 2003 ]
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    Andrew Keith Jack, Antarctic Explorer (1885-1966)
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  2. 'In the midst of eternal snows in a waste and barren land': the Keith Jack diaries and the Ross Sea Party, Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1914-1917
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    The La Trobe Journal
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  3. 1999 Andrew Olle Media Lecture
    Vizard, Steve
    [ Article : 1999 ]
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  4. INTERVIEW, BLUEBOTTLE – ANDREW LIVINGSTON & BEN COBHAM Bluebottle’s good genies (1 October 2013)
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    INTERVIEW, BLUEBOTTLE – ANDREW LIVINGSTON & BEN COBHAM Bluebottle’s good genies (1 October 2013)
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  1. The gods created Keith Miller ... then threw the mould away
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Radio National
    [ Sound : 2004 ]
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  2. We'll all hear happy laughter / words and music by Jack Davey
    Davey, Jack (John Andrew), 1910-1959
    [ Printed music : 1944 ]
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  3. Romeo & Juliet
    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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    Languages: English;German;French;Spanish, [7 others]
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    Universal Pictures (Firm)
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  1. The history of Queensland, its people and industries : an historical and commercial review, descriptive and biographical facts figures and illustrations, an epitome of progress / compiled by Matt. J. Fox
    Fox, Matt J. (Matt Joseph)
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  1. Papers of Andrew Fisher
    Fisher, Andrew, 1862-1928
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