Aurousseau, Marcel (1891-1983)

Also known as
Aurousseau, M. (1891-1983)
Aurousseau, M. (Marcel) (1891-1983)
Field of activity
Geologist
Libraries Australia
http://nla.gov.au/anbd.aut-an35010259
NLA Persistent Identifier
https://nla.gov.au/nla.party-458218

Biographies

Marcel Aurousseau began his career at the Australian Museum as an office boy before taking up studies in geology and chemistry. During World War I he enlisted in the Army and served in France. When he returned Aurousseau worked at the University of Western Australia, then at the Geophysical Laboratory in the United States. He returned to Australia at the beginning of the Depression, then moved to Europe to write. Aurousseau lived in London during World War II and worked on editing the letters of Ludwig Leichhardt.

View the full record at Encyclopedia of Australian Science

Resources for Marcel Aurousseau

Selected resources (1)

Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Aurousseau, Marcel
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science

Resources by Marcel Aurousseau (50)

  1. Letters of Marcel Aurousseau written to Yvonne Aurousseau Raven
    Raven, Yvonne, 1894-1997
    [ Unpublished : 1929-1941 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 130,827.32)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 130,827.32)

  2. Marcel Aurousseau interviewed by Hazel de Berg for the Hazel de Berg collection
    Aurousseau, Marcel, 1891-1983
    [ Sound : 1977 ]
    View online
    At National Library
    Marcel Aurousseau interviewed by Hazel de Berg for the Hazel de Berg collection
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 120,322.477)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 120,322.477)

  3. Papers of Marcel Aurousseau
    Aurousseau, Marcel, 1891-1983
    [ Unpublished : 1914-1984 ]
    At National Library
    Papers of Marcel Aurousseau
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 90,502.812)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 90,502.812)

  4. [M. Aurousseau : Reprints of articles]
    Aurousseau, Marcel, 1891-1983
    [ Book : 1911 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 66,388.664)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 66,388.664)

  5. Marcel Aurousseau papers, 1920-1970
    Aurousseau, Marcel, 1891-1983
    [ Unpublished : 1920-1970 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 64,532.551)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 64,532.551)

  6. The rendering of geographical names / by M. Aurousseau
    Aurousseau, Marcel, 1891-1983
    [ Book : 1957-1975 ]
    At 14 libraries
    The rendering of geographical names / by M. Aurousseau
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 56,036.453)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 56,036.453)

  7. Flinders' voyage in the 'Francis', 1798 / M. Aurousseau
    Aurousseau, Marcel, 1891-1983
    [ Book : 1948 ]
    At 3 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 55,861.422)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 55,861.422)

  8. Typescript copy of letter from Marcel Aurousseau to the Mitchell Library, 29 August 1967, relating to the date of a Ludwig Leichhardt letter and a portrait of Ludwig Leichhardt in the Gardner papers
    Aurousseau, Marcel, 1891-1983
    [ Unpublished : 1967 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 55,841.266)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 55,841.266)

  9. Geographical names for international use / Marcel Aurousseau
    Aurousseau, Marcel, 1891-1983
    [ Book : 1958 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 55,730.801)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 55,730.801)

  10. Notes on geographical associations formed in Australia / M. Aurousseau
    Aurousseau, Marcel, 1891-1983
    [ Book : 1960-1961 ]
    At 3 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 55,045.48)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 55,045.48)

More...

Resources about Marcel Aurousseau (10)

  1. Marcel Aurousseau 1891/ 1983. -Obituary-
    Powell, J. M
    Australian Geographical Studies
    [ Article : 1984 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 148,136.516)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 148,136.516)

  2. Letters of Marcel Aurousseau written to Yvonne Aurousseau Raven
    Raven, Yvonne, 1894-1997
    [ Unpublished : 1929-1941 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 130,509.93)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 130,509.93)

  3. Marcel Aurousseau interviewed by Hazel de Berg for the Hazel de Berg collection
    Aurousseau, Marcel, 1891-1983
    [ Sound : 1977 ]
    View online
    At National Library
    Marcel Aurousseau interviewed by Hazel de Berg for the Hazel de Berg collection
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 119,954.156)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 119,954.156)

  4. [Portrait of Marcel Aurousseau, 30 June 1977] [Hazel de Berg]
    De Berg, Hazel, 1913-1984
    [ Photograph : 1977 ]
    View online
    At National Library
    [Portrait of Marcel Aurousseau, 30 June 1977] [Hazel de Berg]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 101,909.906)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 101,909.906)

  5. Papers of Marcel Aurousseau
    Aurousseau, Marcel, 1891-1983
    [ Unpublished : 1914-1984 ]
    At National Library
    Papers of Marcel Aurousseau
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 89,540.766)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 89,540.766)

  6. The works of Marcel Aurousseau : a bibliography / Robert Freestone
    Freestone, Robert
    [ Book : 1984-1988 ]
    At 13 libraries
    The works of Marcel Aurousseau : a bibliography / Robert Freestone
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 62,136.809)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 62,136.809)

  7. Dreamwalkers : walking from Paris to Madrid in 1926 with Marcel Aurousseau & Max McCullough / Bruce Ryan
    Ryan, Kenneth Bruce, 1936-
    [ Book : 2018 ]
    At 3 libraries
    Dreamwalkers : walking from Paris to Madrid in 1926 with Marcel Aurousseau & Max McCullough / Bruce Ryan
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 53,971.305)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 53,971.305)

  8. The Aurousseau Collection : a checklist of publications donated to the Auchmuty Library by Dr. Marcel Aurousseau / compiled by Joan Weston
    Auchmuty Library
    [ Book : 1980 ]
    At 11 libraries
    The Aurousseau Collection : a checklist of publications donated to the Auchmuty Library by Dr. Marcel Aurousseau / compiled by Joan Weston
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 48,028.465)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 48,028.465)

  9. Merrilyn Sernack papers, 1828-1985, mainly relating to the prison system of New South Wales, 1788-1982
    Sernack, Merrilyn
    [ Unpublished : 1828-1985 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 40,785.777)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 40,785.777)

  10. Boxes 41-54: Geoffrey C. Ingleton further papers
    [ Photograph ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 26,978.951)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 26,978.951)

No user comments for this person

Add a comment


Show comments and reviews from Amazon users

Possibly related

Digitised newspapers and more

Searching...

Minimise

Diaries, letters, archives

Searching...

Minimise

Archived websites (1996 – now)

view all results

  1. Snapshots of websites, web pages and online publications about Australia and Australians collected since 1996.

    Search archived websites
    Search

Pictures, photos, objects

Searching...

Minimise

Books

Searching...

Minimise

Music, sound and video

Searching...

Minimise

People and organisations

Searching...

Minimise

Journals, articles and data sets

Searching...

Minimise

Maps

Searching...

Minimise

Lists

Searching...

Minimise

Government Gazettes

Searching...

Minimise

Archived websites (1996 – now)

No results

Minimise

Lists

No results

Minimise
  1. Aurousseau, Kathleen (1863-1932)
    Artist; ; Painter
    ... Aurousseau, Marcel ... Aurousseau, Georges Hippolyte ... Sydney: Oil Paintings – Still Life, competitive – no.229 Aurousseau, Mrs Geo., Lilacs, 10 gns ... ; no.230 Aurousseau, Mrs Geo., Panel of Roses, 8 gns. This record is a stub. You can help by adding ...
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 44,074.352)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 44,074.352)

  2. Aurousseau, George Hippolyte (1864-1953)
    Artist; ; Draughtsman; Jeweller; 2591; Teacher; 8102
    ... Aurousseau, Marcel ... Aurousseau, Kathleen ... Technical College, Sydney, under Lucien Henry : 'The first prize has fallen to Mr Aurousseau, a jeweller ... ; students’ work transferred from South Kensington – no.14 G. Aurousseau – aged 20 – ...
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 43,761.059)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 43,761.059)

  3. Kahan, Louis (-2002)
    Artist; ; Designer; Printmaker; Draughtsman; Painter; Theatre / Film Designer; Interpreter and technical draughtsman; 7600; Allied Forces; North Africa; French Foreign Legion; World War II; Staff Draughtsman - Le Figaro; 6924; Art Teacher; 8212; Illustrator; Stage Designer; 9002; Couture Designer; Tailor; 1351; Costume Designer; Set Designer; Costume Co-ordinator; Scenic Artist
    ... Marcel Aurousseau ...
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 9.666)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 9.666)

  1. NOTICE of intended distribution of estate—Any person having any claim upon the estate of the late MARCEL
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 23 September 1983 [Issue No.128] p 4418

    Government Gazette Private Notices

    ... , 1983, must send particulars of his claim to the executors, Cecily Mary Aurousseau, William Telford ... . Probate was granted in New South Wales on 16th September, 1983.—Dated this 22nd day of September, 1983. W ... 146 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,836.335)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,836.335)

  2. Examination No. 2034. FOR APPOINTMENT TO THE THIRD DIVISION OF THE COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC SERVICE.
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Thursday 25 February 1937 [Issue No.9] p 446

    Government Gazette Appointments And Employment

    ... Thomas. 99. Woodman, Charles James. 100. Beverley, John. 101. O'Shea, Brian Daniel. 102. Aurousseau ... . Martin, Richard Gordon. 25. Svenson, Gordon Tweedie. 20. Clowes, Trevor Marcel. 27. Brown, Joseph ... 2259 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 14.669)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 14.669)

  3. SPECIAL GAZETTE UNDER THE "PUBLIC SERVICE ACT, 1902." APPOINTMENTS.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 9 August 1935 [Issue No.145 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 3309

    Government Gazette Appointments And Employment

    ... , Waratah; Miss Marguerite Aurousseau, Orange Infants; Miss Linda Amelia Howell, Dumaresq; Miss Helen Annie ... Infants; Miss Enid Marcelle Lewis, Marrick ville West Infants; Miss Eileen Vida Garrard, Warra wee; Mr ... 2632 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 8.379)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 8.379)

  1. Marcel Aurousseau (1891-1983) [Obituary]
    Spate, O. H. K
    Proceedings (Australian Academy of the Humanities)
    [ Article : 1982-1983 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,259.96)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,259.96)

  2. Marcel Aurousseau Honoured
    Griffin, James
    Meanjin Quarterly
    [ Article : 1973 ]
    View online (conditions apply)
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 955.411)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 955.411)

  3. In memoriam -Marcel Aurousseau 1891/ 1983, Kenneth Wade Robinson 1916/ 1983. Obituary-
    Australian Geographer
    [ Article : 1984 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 925.476)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 925.476)

  4. Marcel Aurousseau and the true tint of geography
    Freestone, Robert
    Australian Geographer
    [ Article : 1981 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 746.949)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 746.949)

  1. Phillip Garth Law interviewed by Lennard Bickel
    Law, P. G. (Phillip Garth), 1912-2010
    [ Sound : 1975 ]
    View online
    At National Library
    Phillip Garth Law interviewed by Lennard Bickel
    This resource may only be vaguely related to your query: matching terms may only have been found in the full text contents of the resource (score: 0.002)

    This resource may only be vaguely related to your query: matching terms may only have been found in the full text contents of the resource (score: 0.002)

  1. Lieutenant James Cooks kangooroo
    Aurousseau, Marcel
    [ Book : 1972 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 358.264)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 358.264)

  2. The rendering of geographical names / <With bibl.>
    Aurousseau, M. (Marcel)
    [ Book : 1957 ]
    At 3 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 344.034)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 344.034)

  3. Cook's voyages
    Aurousseau, M. (Marcel)
    [ Book : 1960 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 337.73)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 337.73)

  4. The writing of native place-names in Australian Territories
    Aurousseau, Marcel
    [ Book : 1959 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 329.687)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 329.687)

Maps

No results

Minimise
  1. [Biographical cuttings on Marcel Aurousseau, admitted to the honarary degree of Doctor of Letters by the Univ. of Newcastle, 1973, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 527.122)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 527.122)

  2. Papers, photographs
    Aurousseau, Marcel (Captain, MC, 51st Bn, AIF)
    [ Unpublished : 1915-1917 ]
    At Aus War Memorial
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 182.814)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 182.814)

  3. Letter : to Patricia Kelk Graham
    Rose, Frederick G. G. (Frederick George Godfrey), 1915-1991
    [ Unpublished : 1988 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 39.12)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 39.12)

  1. LONDON LETTER. WAR PRISONERS' LETTERS. LIEUT. AUROUSSEAU, M.C. LOVE IN A PRISON CAMP. LONDON, December [?]
    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Saturday 3 February 1917 p 6 Article Illustrated
    ... who had been doing Lieut. Marcel Aurousseau things. I went on Tuesday afternoon and had the pleasure ... of meeting Lieutenant Marcel   Aurousseau. We were a little company ot three and our hostess ... 1377 words
    • Text last corrected on 30 April 2015 by aa-001
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2,526.006)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2,526.006)

  2. Enigma of Leichhardt
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Saturday 21 September 1968 p 15 Article Illustrated
    ... and newly translated by M. Aurousseau. Published for the Hakluyt Society by Cambridge University Press ... the earth to become firmly established in the Australian imagination. Mr Aurousseau was well chosen ... 1057 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2,455.102)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2,455.102)

  3. PERSONAL.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 5 June 1920 p 6 Article
    ... . Aurousseau, lecturer in Geology at the Western Australian Univerity, has accepted an appointment as research ... 172 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2,390.116)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2,390.116)