University of Adelaide. (1874-)

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Adelaide (S.A.). University.
Adelaide S Aust. University. (1874-)
Adelaide University.
Adelaide University. (1874-)
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The University of Adelaide was established in 1874 and is one of Australia's oldest universities. At the beginning of the 21st century the University has an enrolment of approximately 14,000 students.

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From Sept. 1999 to Feb. 2002, following endorsement by the University Council, the name Adelaide University was commonly used in publications of the University and for all advertising, marketing and non-official purposes, although its legal name remained University of Adelaide. In Feb. 2002, the Council decided to discontinue use of the name Adelaide University. All works by the University are entered under the legal name, University of Adelaide

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  1. The University of Adelaide
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Chemistry in the University of Adelaide, 1876-1980
    Edgeloe, V. A.
    Published: University of Adelaide Foundation, Adelaide, 1987
  3. The University of Adelaide, 1874-1974
    Duncan, W. and Leonard, R.
    Published: Rigby, Adelaide, 1973
  4. 'Biological Research in the University of Adelaide'. in Introducing South Australia
    Andrewartha, H. G.
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1954
  5. Jubilee of the Medical School (University of Adelaide)
    Lendon, A. A.
    Published: Adelaide Hassall, 1935
  6. Joseph Garnet Wood, DSc, FAA, Professor of Botany, University of Adelaide, 1900-59
    Published: 1961
    Series: Proceedings of the Royal Society of South Australia, 84, 1-9
  7. The University of Adelaide
    Medlin, E. H.
    Published: 1986
    Series: Australian Physicist, 23, 135-137
  8. Engineering Education in The University of Adelaide 1889-1980: a Registrar's Retrospect
    Edgeloe, V. A.
    Published: Kinhill Engineers Pty Ltd, Adelaide, 1989
  9. Historical Collection in the Physics Department
    Runge, P.
    Published: University of Adelaide, Adelaide, 1986
  10. One Hundred Years of Teaching of Chemistry: Centenary Dinner at the University of Adelaide, 9 November 1985
    Badger, Geoffrey
    Published: 1985
    Series: Lumen, 4-5
  11. The Appointment of W.H. Bragg, FRS, to the University of Adelaide
    Jenkin, John G.
    Published: 1985
    Series: Notes and Records of the Royal Society of London, 40, 1, 75-79
  12. Mathematics at the University of Adelaide, Part 3: 1944-1958
    Potts, R. B.
    Published: 1985
    Series: Australian Mathematical Society Gazette, 12, 2, 25-30
  13. Antarctic Artefacts: a Selective Description and Annotated Catalogue of Artefacts in the Mawson Collection at the University of Adelaide
    Ferguson, Richard
    Published: University of Adelaide, Adelaide, 1995
  14. Physics at Adelaide University - the Kerr Grant era
    Tomlin, S. G.
    Published: 1977
    Series: Australian Physicist, 14, 4, 55-60
  15. Some Reflections on 'Physics at the University of Adelaide'
    Medlin, E. H.
    Published: University of Adelaide, Adelaide, 1986
  16. The University of Adelaide centenary
    Anon
    Published: University of Adelaide, Adelaide, 1974
  17. Geoffrey Malcolm Badger 1916-2002
    Rae, Ian D.
    Published: 2009
    Series: Historical Records of Australian Science, 20, 1, 41-66
  18. Ralph Tate, his Natural History Museum at the University of Adelaide and the "Tate Museum"
    Kidman, Barbara P.
    Published: 2015
    Series: Historical Records of Australian Science, 26, 101-21

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  1. The University of Adelaide centenary, 1874-1974
    University of Adelaide
    [ Book : 1973-1974 ]
    At 7 libraries
    The University of Adelaide centenary, 1874-1974
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  2. The University of Adelaide 1874-1974 : a statement of the case for supporting the University's Centenary Appeal
    University of Adelaide
    [ Book : 1972 ]
    At Barr Smith Library
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  3. [Printed copy of an announcement, given at the Executive council office, Adelaide, the 11th day of November, 1874, [concerning the establishment of the university, and the appointment of the first council of the university] / A. Musgrave, jun. Clerk ...
    University of Adelaide
    [ Book : 1874-1900 ]
    At Barr Smith Library
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  4. The University of Adelaide
    University of Adelaide
    [ Book : 1906-1955 ]
    At 3 libraries
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  5. The University of Adelaide centenary
    University of Adelaide
    [ Book : 1974 ]
    At Macquarie University
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  6. Accommodation Adelaide / the University of Adelaide
    University of Adelaide
    [ Periodical : 1990-2005 ]
    At Barr Smith Library
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  7. A great research university : the University of Adelaide / University of Adelaide
    University of Adelaide
    [ Book : 2009 ]
    At Barr Smith Library
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  8. Diary (University of Adelaide)
    University of Adelaide
    [ Periodical : 1986-1990 ]
    At 3 libraries
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  9. The University of Adelaide collected papers
    University of Adelaide
    [ Book : 1919-1943 ]
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  10. Examination papers / University of Adelaide.
    University of Adelaide
    [ Periodical : 1900 ]
    At 5 libraries
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  1. Florey, Howard, (Lord) (1898-1968)
    Medical Scientist; Pathologist
    ... Australian National University (1946 - ) ... Howard Walter Florey, Baron Florey of Adelaide and Marston (1898-1968), medical scientist, was born ... on 24 September 1898 at Malvern, Adelaide, third and youngest child and only son of Joseph Florey, a... ...
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  2. Franklin, Stella Maria Sarah Miles (-1954)
    Writer; Author; Maker; ; Textile Artist / Fashion Designer; (ANZSIC code: 9002; 9002; Playwright; Adjudicator
    ... Baillieu Library Print Collection, University of Melbourne, Vic. ... Brent of Bin Bin, 1879-1954 ... South Wales, eldest child of native-born parents John Maurice Franklin, of Brindabella station, and his... ... For works of this author written under her real name see, Brent of Bin Bin, 1879-1954. ...
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  3. Rutherford, Ernest (1871-1937)
    Physicist
    ... specialised in nuclear physics, having previously been Professor of Physics, McGill University 1898-1907 and ... University 1898-1907, Professor of physics, University of Manchester 1907-19, Director, Cavendish Laboratory ...
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  1. Address to the Honorable Thomas Eld ...
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    [ Photograph : 2006 ]
  2. The University of Adelaide open day ...
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    [ Poster, chart, other : 2015 ]
  3. Medal - John Bagot Prize, Universit ...
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    [ Object : 1912 ]
    Medal - John Bagot Prize, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia, circa 1912
  4. Medal - Tate Memorial Prize, Univer ...
    University of A ...
    [ Object : 1912 ]
    Medal - Tate Memorial Prize, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia, circa 1912
  5. Medal - Charles Goss Prize, Univers ...
    University of A ...
    [ Object : 1912 ]
    Medal - Charles Goss Prize, University of Adelaide, Australia, circa 1912
  6. Medal - Tennyson Prize, University ...
    University of A ...
    [ Object : 1892-1912 ]
    Medal - Tennyson Prize, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia, 1900
  1. AUSTRALIAN ARMY APPOINTMENT OF OTHER RANK MEMBERS OF ADELAIDE UNIVERSITY REGIMENT, ISSUE OF COMMISSIONS
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette. General (National : 1977 - 1987) Tuesday 6 April 1982 p 87

    Government Gazette Appointments And Employment

    ... AUSTRALIAN ARMY APPOINTMENT OF OTHER RANK MEMBERS OF ADELAIDE UNIVERSITY REGIMENT, ISSUE OF ... each person named in the Schedule to this minute, being an other rank member of Adelaide University ... 231 words
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  2. AUSTRALIAN ARMY APPOINTMENT OF OTHER RANK MEMBERS OF THE ADELAIDE UNIVERSITY REGIMENT, ISSUE OF COMMISSIONS
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette. General (National : 1977 - 1987) Tuesday 14 August 1984 p 3364

    Government Gazette Appointments And Employment

    ... AUSTRALIAN ARMY APPOINTMENT OF OTHER RANK MEMBERS OF THE ADELAIDE UNIVERSITY REGIMENT, ISSUE OF ... an other rank member of the Adelaide University Regiment, to be, on and after 6 March 1983, an ... 262 words
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  3. AUSTRALIAN ARMY APPOINTMENT OF OTHER RANK MEMBERS OF ADELAIDE UNIVERSITY REGIMENT. ISSUE OF COMMISSIONS
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette. General (National : 1977 - 1987) Tuesday 7 April 1981 p 32

    Government Gazette Appointments And Employment

    ... AUSTRALIAN ARMY APPOINTMENT OF OTHER RANK MEMBERS OF ADELAIDE UNIVERSITY REGIMENT. ISSUE OF ... each person named in the Schedule to this minute being an other rank member of Adelaide University ... 232 words
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  1. The University of Adelaide, 1874-1974 / [by] W.G.K. Duncan [and] Roger Ashley Leonard
    Duncan, W. G. K. (Walter George Keith), 1903-1987
    [ Book : 1973 ]
    At 28 libraries
    The University of Adelaide, 1874-1974 / [by] W.G.K. Duncan [and] Roger Ashley Leonard
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  2. The University of Adelaide Centenary Appeal : 1874-1974
    University of Adelaide. Centenary Committee
    [ Book : 1974 ]
    At Barr Smith Library
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  3. The University of Adelaide / Drawings by Swann
    Swann, Bruce
    [ Book : 1974 ]
    At 19 libraries
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  4. The lower level : a discursive history of The Adelaide University Union / by Margaret M. Finnis
    Finnis, Margaret M
    [ Book : 1975 ]
    At 18 libraries
    The lower level : a discursive history of The Adelaide University Union / by Margaret M. Finnis
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  1. North Adelaide Lacrosse Club
    North Adelaide Lacrosse Club
    Created by Robbo44Red, 90 items.

    Articles concerning the North Adelaide Lacrosse Club

    Keywords: NALC
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  2. Adelaide Festival of the Arts (1960 - )
    Adelaide Festival of the Arts (1960 - )
    Created by NLAdance, 11 items.

    The Adelaide Festival of the Arts is a biennial festival held in Autumn which showcases music, theatre, dance, new media events, literature and visual arts. Modelled on the Edinburgh Festiva...

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 180.567)

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  3. Francis Henry Cowell family history in Adelaide, South Australia
    Francis Henry  Cowell family history in  Adelaide, South Australia
    Created by charles3279, 454 items.

    Items of interest pertaining to antecedents and descendents of FH Cowell whose grandfather James Cowell came to Adelaide from England in 1849.

    Keywords: Briars, Cowell Bros, FH Cowell, HH Cowell, HJ Cowell, J Cowell, JW Cowell, Keynes, Magarey, Wendt
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  1. The University of Adelaide
    [ Map : 1986 ]
    At National Library
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  2. [Plan of the University of Adelaide]
    [ Map : 1980-1989 ]
    At National Library
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  3. Adelaide University Union / Dickson & Platten
    Dickson & Platten
    [ Map : 1900 ]
    At Barr Smith Library
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  1. University of Adelaide, 1874-1974 / by W. G. K. Duncan and Roger Ashley Leonard
    Duncan, W. G. K. (Walter George Keith), 1903-1987
    [ Unpublished : 1973 ]
    At Barr Smith Library
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  2. University of Adelaide
    Young, George
    [ Unpublished : 1872 ]
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  3. University of Adelaide Council 1956-1957
    University of Adelaide
    [ Published : 1900 ]
    Possibly online
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  1. University of Adelaide library news / Barr Smith Library, University of Adelaide
    Barr Smith Library
    [ Periodical : 1979-1993 ]
    At 9 libraries
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  2. A Handbook to the University of Adelaide
    Adelaide University Union
    [ Periodical : 1930-1937 ]
    At 4 libraries
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  3. News (University of Adelaide. Libraries)
    University of Adelaide. Libraries
    [ Periodical : 1993-1994 ]
    Possibly online
    At 4 libraries
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  4. MBA program : University of Adelaide / Business School
    University of Adelaide. School of Business
    [ Periodical : 2008-2019 ]
    At Barr Smith Library
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  1. Interview with Emeritus Professor Joe Wiskich - Professor of Botany at the University of Adelaide
    [ Sound : 2012-2016 ]
    View online
    At Adel Uni Inst Rep
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  2. University of Adelaide Oral History Project / Interviewer: Rob Linn
    [ Sound : 2005 ]
    At State Library S Aust
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  3. Songbook of the Adelaide & Flinders University Choral Societies
    Adelaide University Choral Society
    [ Printed music : 1987 ]
    At National Library
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  4. Adelaide University songbook, 1962
    Adelaide University Students' Representative Council
    [ Printed music : 1962 ]
    At 2 libraries
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  1. ADELAIDE UNIVERSITY.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Thursday 13 February 1919 p 6 Article
    ... .- ADELAIDE UNIVERSITY. In 1874 the University of Adaiaide. waa e&. tablished by Act of Parliament ... establishment of the! University ia 918, and the number admitted ad eundem gradum, is 322. The number of ... 122 words
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  2. ADELAIDE UNIVERSITY.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Thursday 8 December 1881 p 6 Article
    ... ADELAIDE UNIVERSITY. An ordinary meeting of the Senate of the Adelaide University was held at the ... according to terms of tbe ISth clause of the Act to incorporate and eadow the University of Adelaide T He ... 973 words
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  3. ADELAIDE UNIVERSITY.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 18 March 1911 p 20 Article
    ... ADELAIDE UNIVERSITY. «.DI I,\il)l I mil) -lu gil lug evidence 111 iro Hu liniiisiti liiiuiuissiun ... «if Hu I niiu-ili in 1874, still tint tin constitution «>f Hu \ilcliirii lui 111-ilt »as Hu inns! di ... 77 words
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