Dennant, John (1839-1907)

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John Dennant was Inspector of Schools in Victoria from 1890, President of the Royal Society of Victoria (1903) and a Fellow of the Geological Society of London. He prepared a report on the Estimation of Alkalies in Igneous Rocks for the Second Meeting of the Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science (1890). He arrived in Australia (Victoria) in 1872 and was a school headmaster from 1879.

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  1. Dennant, John
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Note on the Estimation of Alkalies in Igneous Rocks
    Dennant, John
    Published: Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, Sydney, 1890
    Series: Report of the Second Meeting of the Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, 2, 385-387
  3. Chemistry in Australia Bibliography
    Collins, David
    Published: eScholarship Research Centre, 2009

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  1. Royal Society of Victoria (1859-)
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  1. Apprehensions.
    New South Wales Police Gazette and Weekly Record of Crime (Sydney : 1860 - 1930) Wednesday 22 December 1926 [Issue No.51] p 688

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  1. NOTES ON THE MUDDY CREEK BEDS. BY JOHN DENNANT, F.G.S., Corr Memb. IL THE FOSSILIPEROUS BEDS.
    Hamilton Spectator (Vic. : 1870 - 1918) Saturday 9 March 1889 p 2 Article
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  1. Appendix to remarks on 'the older tertiary strata at Bairnsdale' / by John Dennant
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