Barnard, Marjorie Faith (1897-1987)

Also known as
Barnard, M. F. (1897-1987)
Barnard, M. F. (Marjorie Faith) (1897-1987)
Barnard, Marjorie (1897-1987)
Barnard, Marjorie Faith, (OAM) (1897-1987)
Barnard, Marjory (1897-1987)
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Authors; Historians; Biographers; Writer; Historian; Librarian
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Marjorie Faith (Marjory) Barnard (1897-1987), writer and historian, was born on 16 August 1897 at Ashfield, Sydney, only child of Sydney-born parents Oswald Holme Barnard, clerk, and his wife Ethel Frances,...

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Marjorie Barnard was Librarian-in-charge at the Radiophysics Division of CSIR. She was commissioned to write a history of radar which she completed in 1946.

Educated University of Sydney (BA). Author of novels and general works, some written in collaboration with Flora Eldershaw under the name M. Barnard Eldershaw. "A House is Built", published in 1929, remained in print for 50 years.

  • Award - Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) received

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Marjorie Barnard also wrote jointly with Flora Sydney Patricia Eldershaw under the pseudonym M. Barnard Eldershaw.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Barnard, Marjorie Faith
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Barnard, Marjorie Faith - Ms 16
    Published: Australian Academy of Science, 1994
    Series: Listing of Adolph Basser Library holdings
  3. Where are the Women in Australian Science?
    McCarthy, Gavan; Morgan, Helen; Smith, Ailie; van den Bosch, Alan
    Published: Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, 2003
  4. Adolph Basser Library Manuscript Collection
    Smith, Ailie
    Published: eScholarship Research Centre, 2012

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  1. Marjorie Barnard
    Barnard, Marjorie, 1897-1987
    [ Video : 1975-1987 ]
    At 14 libraries
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  2. Marjorie Barnard - Papers and further papers, ca.1927-1977
    Barnard, Marjorie, 1897-1987
    [ Unpublished : 1977 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  3. Marjorie Barnard interviewed by Owen Webster about Frank Dalby Davison in the Owen Webster collection MS 4805
    Barnard, Marjorie, 1897-1987
    [ Sound : 1970-1974 ]
    At National Library
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  4. Marjorie Barnard further papers
    Barnard, Marjorie, 1897-1987
    [ Unpublished ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  5. Papers
    Barnard, Marjorie, 1897-1987
    [ Unpublished : 1927-1970 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  6. Pictures and realia from the papers of Marjorie Barnard, 31 August 1848-1970
    Barnard, Marjorie, 1897-1987
    [ Photograph, Book : 1970 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  7. 'The watch on the headland by M. Barnard Eldershaw', i.e. Marjorie Faith Barnard and Flora Sydney Patricia Eldershaw, ca. 1946: a radio play
    Barnard, Marjorie, 1897-1987
    [ Unpublished : 1946 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  8. Letter to Miss Cliffe
    Barnard, Marjorie, 1897-1987
    [ Book : 1956 ]
    At UQ Library
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  9. 'One Single Weapon': a history of radar, 1946, with related notes, 1940-1945, by Marjorie Faith Barnard
    Barnard, Marjorie, 1897-1987
    [ Unpublished : 1940-1946 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  10. Marjorie Barnard shell necklace / made by Jean Devanny, 1946
    Barnard, Marjorie, 1897-1987
    [ Photograph : 1946 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  1. Marjorie Barnard
    Barnard, Marjorie, 1897-1987
    [ Video : 1975-1987 ]
    At 14 libraries
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  1. Eldershaw, Marjorie Faith, (OAM)
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    ... Eldershaw, Marjorie ... Read more about Marjorie Eldershaw in our sister publication The Encyclopedia of Women and ...
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  1. CHAPTER XVL.—A MAN'S FAITH.
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 11 December 1904 p 12 Article
    ... CHAPTER XVL-A MAN'S ; FAITH. "Tb* doctor said so; be was afraid she might be ill," Freda cried ... ; '-and you have carried her all the--way-from Barnard's oak?"' ' . Humphrey nodded. He was ejtkausted ... 1164 words
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  2. CHAPTER XVI.—A MAN'S FAITH.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Monday 12 March 1906 p 7 Article
    ... ; "anm have you carried her all the way from Barnard's oak?" Humphrey nodded. IHe was exhausted, tired ... true. The paper lie had shown him inhad not lied, and yet he pinned his mad, blind, headstrong faith to ... 560 words
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  3. Companion Ways M. Barnard Eldershaw's Shipboard Novel Two-in-One Authorship A. Louis Goldimg Story
    The Telegraph (Brisbane, Qld. : 1872 - 1947) Saturday 29 February 1936 p 12 Article Illustrated
    ... half scientific. half creative, fastidiously im- Miss Marjorie Barnard personal." Consequently the ... f Companion Ways M. Barnard Eldershaw's Shipboard Novel Two-in-One Authorship :A. Louis "Goldimg ... 2100 words
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  1. NOTICE of intended distribution of estate.—Any person having any claim upon the estate of the late MARJORIE FAITH
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 31 July 1987 [Issue No.126] p 4354

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    ... MARJORIE FAITH BARNARD, late of 29 Sunshine Drive, Point Clare, authoress, who died on 8th May, 1987, must ... the executor has notice. Probate was granted in New South Wales on 16th July, 1987.—Dated this 29th ... 123 words
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  2. REGISTER OF NURSES AS AT 31st DECEMBER, 1935.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Tuesday 16 June 1936 [Issue No.101 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 2337

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    ... Grace, Box 11, Somerset, Tasmania. Armstrong, Marjorie, c.o. Police Station, Dubbo. Armstrong, Mary ... Scottish Hospital, Paddington. Barnard, Mary Margaret Maude, 73 Magellan-street, Lismore. Barnes, Alison ... 78145 words
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  3. RESIGNATIONS.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 12 April 1935 [Issue No.77 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 1666

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    ... and .Lifts, and Industrial Inspector [10th April, 1935], Department of Education. Miss Marjory Faith ... Barnard, B.A., Librarian, Teolir.ical Education Branch, Department of Public Instruction [half-day 28th ... 102 words
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  1. M. Barnard Eldershaw : Plaque with laurel, essays, reviews & correspondence / edited by Maryanne Dever
    Eldershaw, M. Barnard
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  2. While freedom lives : political preoccupations in the writing of Marjorie Barnard and Frank Dalby Davison, 1935-1947 / by Robert Darby
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  4. A history of Australia
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  1. Barnard, Marjorie (Marjory) Faith (1897-1987) [encyclopaedia entry]
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