Kennedy, Alexander Lorimer (1889-1972)

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Magnetic observer
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Biographies

  • Career position - Australian Antarctic Expedition
  • Career position - Magnetic Observer at the Carnegie Institution Washington, USA
  • Education - Bachelor of Engineering (BE) completed at the University of Adelaide
  • Career position - Australian Tunnelling Corps, Australian Imperial Force
  • Career position - Chief Assistant at the Adelaide Observatory
  • Career position - Assistant at Mount Stromlo Observatory in the Australian Capital Territory
  • Career position - Mining Engineer in Western Australia
  • Career event - Magnetician on British, Australian, New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition (BANZARE)

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Kennedy, Alexander Lorimer
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Medal Awards - For Antarctic Research Expedition
    Published: 1934
    Series: The Canberra Times, 2
  3. Kennedy, Alexander Lorimer
    Published: Australian Science Archives Project, 1995
    Series: Physics in Australia to 1945

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  1. Adelaide Observatory solar eclipse expedition, Cordillo Downs, South Australia, 1922 / Alexander Lorimer Kennedy
    Kennedy, Alexander Lorimer, 1889-1972
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    Adelaide Observatory solar eclipse expedition, Cordillo Downs, South Australia, 1922 / Alexander Lorimer Kennedy
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  2. Camel journeys to sites of magnetic stations, Central Australia, 1914 / Alexander Lorimer Kennedy
    Kennedy, Alexander Lorimer, 1889-1972
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    Camel journeys to sites of magnetic stations, Central Australia, 1914 / Alexander Lorimer Kennedy
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  3. Port of Albany taken from steamer Eucla, Western Australia, 1914, 1 / Alexander Lorimer Kennedy
    Kennedy, Alexander Lorimer, 1889-1972
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    Port of Albany taken from steamer Eucla, Western Australia, 1914, 1 / Alexander Lorimer Kennedy
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  4. Expedition party boring at Ooldea Bore, South Australia, September, 1914, 2 / Alexander Lorimer Kennedy
    Kennedy, Alexander Lorimer, 1889-1972
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    Expedition party boring at Ooldea Bore, South Australia, September, 1914, 2 / Alexander Lorimer Kennedy
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  5. Kennedy's riding camel en route, South Australia, 1922 / Alexander Lorimer Kennedy
    Kennedy, Alexander Lorimer, 1889-1972
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    Kennedy's riding camel en route, South Australia, 1922 / Alexander Lorimer Kennedy
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  6. Port of Albany taken from steamer Eucla, Western Australia, 1914, 2 / Alexander Lorimer Kennedy
    Kennedy, Alexander Lorimer, 1889-1972
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    Port of Albany taken from steamer Eucla, Western Australia, 1914, 2 / Alexander Lorimer Kennedy
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  7. Frank Best camping retreat at Lake Hart, Woomera, South Australia, 1914 / Alexander Lorimer Kennedy
    Kennedy, Alexander Lorimer, 1889-1972
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    Frank Best camping retreat at Lake Hart, Woomera, South Australia, 1914 / Alexander Lorimer Kennedy
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  8. Ginger the camel and Tom Dare at Eucla Beach, Western Australia, October 1914 / Alexander Lorimer Kennedy
    Kennedy, Alexander Lorimer, 1889-1972
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    Ginger the camel and Tom Dare at Eucla Beach, Western Australia, October 1914 / Alexander Lorimer Kennedy
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  9. Fortnightly mail arriving at Cordillo Downs, South Australia, 1922 / Alexander Lorimer Kennedy
    Kennedy, Alexander Lorimer, 1889-1972
    [ Photograph : 1922 ]
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  10. Farmhouses, Tarcoola, South Australia, September 1914 / Alexander Lorimer Kennedy
    Kennedy, Alexander Lorimer, 1889-1972
    [ Photograph : 1914 ]
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    Farmhouses, Tarcoola, South Australia, September 1914 / Alexander Lorimer Kennedy
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  1. Alexander Lorimer Kennedy holding a pipe, South Australia, 1914
    [ Photograph : 1914 ]
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    Alexander Lorimer Kennedy holding a pipe, South Australia, 1914
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  2. Alexander Lorimer Kennedy sitting with three other magnetic observers, Cottesloe, Western Australia, 1914
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    Alexander Lorimer Kennedy sitting with three other magnetic observers, Cottesloe, Western Australia, 1914
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  3. Kennedy, [Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914] Hoadley
    Hoadley, Charles Archibald, 1887-1947
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    Kennedy, [Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914] Hoadley
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  4. Portrait of A.L. Kennedy at Cordillo Downs, South Australia, 23 September 1922
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  5. A.L. Kennedy at magnetic observations for a three day period, Cordillo Downs, South Australia, 1922
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    A.L. Kennedy at magnetic observations for a three day period, Cordillo Downs, South Australia, 1922
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  6. Alec Kennedy near the ship Clan Maccorquidale docked at Port Augusta, South Australia, August 1914
    [ Photograph : 1914 ]
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    Alec Kennedy near the ship Clan Maccorquidale docked at Port Augusta, South Australia, August 1914
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  7. A.L. Kennedy riding Lily the camel at Cordillo Downs, South Australia, 1922
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    A.L. Kennedy riding Lily the camel at Cordillo Downs, South Australia, 1922
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  8. Alec Kennedy and Frank Best sorting stores for the camel journey, Port Augusta, South Australia, August 1914
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    Alec Kennedy and Frank Best sorting stores for the camel journey, Port Augusta, South Australia, August 1914
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  9. Alexander Kennedy at Cooladding Rockhole, South Australia, 1914
    [ Photograph : 1914 ]
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    Alexander Kennedy at Cooladding Rockhole, South Australia, 1914
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  10. A.L. Kennedy and Lieutenant Bowen at the magnetic station during the eclipse, Cordillo Downs, South Australia, 1922
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    A.L. Kennedy and Lieutenant Bowen at the magnetic station during the eclipse, Cordillo Downs, South Australia, 1922
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  1. SALE OF LAND.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Wednesday 25 February 1835 [Issue No.156] p 114

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    ... hundred and forty acres, or more, parish unnamed, at Gunning ; bounded on the south by John Kennedy ... west by the section line. Applied for by John Kennedy. Price 5s. per acre. 7. BRISBANE, 1000, One ... 2198 words
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  1. Charles Turnbull Harrisson diaries, 2 December 1911-12 April 1913, kept while a member of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914
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  1. CAPTAIN Alexander Lorimer Kennedy - BANZARE, ANTARCTICA
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    ERIC DOUGLAS ANTARCTIC COLLECTIONPART 12 SUMMARY* All 316 item descriptions have been re-checked by me for the purposes of Parts 1 to 12 inclusive, in my lists at the Tro...

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    British Australian New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition (BANZARE) 1929-1931 The Expedition Commander Sir Douglas Mawson – Commanding the Expedition, Navigation Officers a...

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  1. MAN OF PARTS. Alexander L. Kennedy Interviewed.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Wednesday 31 October 1928 p 11 Article
    ... MANOF-PARTS. Alexander L Kennedy Interviewed. ?Passing .through Adelaide, from Sydney on Tuesday on ... . Alexander L. Kennedy, mining expert,. explorerr. and astronomer,- admitted -that' he had had. a particularly ... 375 words
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  2. THE LATE MRS. ELIZABETH LORIMER.
    Evening Journal (Adelaide, SA : 1869 - 1912) Wednesday 14 May 1902 p 2 Article
    ... . Fowler, of Wooddde; Mr. Alexander Lorimer, local manager of the Bank of Adelaide; Mrs. -J. A. Kennedy ... , widow of the late Alexander Lorimer, the district of Onkaparinga has losi one of its earliest and most ... 361 words
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