Davidson, James (1932-)

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Agricultural scientist; Agronomist; Plant breeder
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https://nla.gov.au/nla.party-1508920

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James Davidson is an agronomist expert in soil profiles and pasture management. He is known for developing new breeds of wheat that were designed to adapt to the previously un-profitable high rainfall zone. The new breeds, including varieties were more resistant to diseases, including the previously devastating Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus.

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  1. Davidson, James
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. James Davidson
    Ward, C.
    Published: Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), 2011
    Series: CSIROpedia

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  1. Davidson, Jim (1942-)
    Publishers
    ... Jim Davidson (James Hector) was editor of Meanjin from 1974-1982. Davidson was born in 1942 and ... position of editor of Meanjin. After a tense period of transition with Clem Christesen, Davidson was ...
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  2. Davidson, A. C., (Alfred Charles) (1882-1952)
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    ... Sir Alfred Charles Davidson (1882-1952), banker, was born on 1 April 1882 in Brisbane, son of James ... Madgwick Davidson, and his Queensland-born wife Lucy, née Cribb. His father, the second son of Alfred... ...
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  3. Strachan-Davidson, J. L., (James Leigh) (1843-1916)
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  1. PROBATE JURISDICTION. In the will of James Henderson Davidson, late of Deepwater, in the State of New South Wales, retired grazier, deceased.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 14 July 1933 [Issue No.105] p 2551

    Government Gazette Private Notices

    ... any other person having any claim against the estate of the abovenamed James Henderson Davidson ... s In the Supreme Court of New South Wales. PROBATE JURISDICTION. In Hie will of James Henderson ... 286 words
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  2. In the Estate of James Davidson, deceased.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Tuesday 24 October 1871 [Issue No.258] p 2417

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    ... Iii the Estate of James Davidson, deceased. PURSUANT to the " Trust Property Act of 1862," notice ... is hereby given that all creditors and others having claims against the estate of James Davidson ... 199 words
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  3. James Brown Davidson v. John Cousins.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Tuesday 4 July 1905 [Issue No.342] p 4555

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    ... said James Brown Davidson, of, in, and to,— All that Homestead Lease, No. 1,009, containing by ... In the Supreme Court of New South Wales. Sheriff's Office, Sydney, 24th June, 1905. James Brown ... 200 words
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  1. Obituary: James Wightman Davidson
    West, Francis
    Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History
    [ Article : 1973 ]
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  2. Records of James Davidson Steel
    [ Data set : 1977 ]
    At Uni of Melbourne
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  3. James Wightman Davidson (1915-73). -Includes a bibliography on Davidson by Forster, Honore-
    Scarr, Deryck
    Journal of Pacific History
    [ Article : 1993 ]
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  4. Obituary: James Wightman Davidson (1915-73)
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    Historical Studies
    [ Article : 1974 ]
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  2. James Wightman Davidson / H.E. Maude
    Maude, H. E. (Henry Evans), 1906-
    [ Book : 1973 ]
    At Barr Smith Library
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  3. The Rev. James Davidson Hall and his descendants / compiled by Joseph Kirkland Hall
    Hall, Joseph Kirkland, 1865-
    [ Book : 1935 ]
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  4. James Davidson : the man and the industry : revisited / Ian Itter
    Itter, Ian J., 1940-
    [ Book : 2011 ]
    At 3 libraries
    James Davidson : the man and the industry : revisited / Ian Itter
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  1. Transcript of interview with James Valentine: ABC 702, Sydney: 8 January 2013: Bushfires; Davidson Rural Fire Brigade
    Abbott, Tony
    [ Sound : 2013 ]
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  2. Transcript of interview with James Valentine: 702 ABC Radio, Sydney: January 08, 2013: Bushfires; Davidson Rural Fire Brigade
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    [ Sound : 2013 ]
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  3. Interview with Di Davidson / Interviewer: Rob Linn
    Davidson, Di
    [ Sound : 2002 ]
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  4. Robert J. Merritt interviewed by Jim Davidson in Meanjin collection
    Merritt, Robert J. (Robert James), 1945-2011
    [ Sound : 1978 ]
    At National Library
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  1. STEEL, JAMES DAVIDSON (1920-1977)
    Steel, James D
    [ Unpublished : 1942 ]
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    At Uni Melbourne Arch
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  2. STEEL, JAMES DAVIDSON (1920-1977)
    Steel, James D
    [ Unpublished : 1942 ]
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  3. MITCHELL, James Davidson
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    At RHSV Library
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  1. OBITUARY Mr. William Davidson
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Thursday 9 June 1938 p 6 Article
    ... OBITUARY Mr. William Davidson The late Mr. William Davidson, of, Davidson street, Alberton, was a ... married in 1871. when he made, I I his home in Adelaide. As a single man,;: : Mr. Davidson spent four ... 865 words
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  2. JAMES DAVIDSON
    Mullumbimby Star (NSW : 1906 - 1936) Thursday 17 September 1908 p 2 Article
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  3. CHANCE MOUNTS Davidson’s Luck
    Sporting Globe (Melbourne, Vic. : 1922 - 1954) Wednesday 22 November 1933 p 6 Article
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  1. James, John Davidson - WW1 Soldier
    James, John Davidson - WW1 Soldier
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  2. Davidson
    Davidson
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  3. Davidson, James Duncan (WW1 Soldier) - List of articles in Trove
    Davidson, James Duncan (WW1 Soldier) - List of articles in Trove
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