Neilson, John Shaw (1872-1942)

Also known as
Neilson, J. Shaw, (John Shaw) (1872-1942)
Neilson, Shaw (1872-1942)
Field of activity
Poet; Farmer; Labourer; Public servant
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Biographies

John Shaw Neilson (1872-1942), poet, was born on 22 February 1872 at Penola, South Australia, eldest son of Scottish-born John Neilson (1844-1922), bushworker and selector, and his wife Margaret, née...

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Following our loss of William Baylebridge comes the news of Shaw Neilson's death in Melbourne.

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  1. Notebook fragments
    Neilson, John Shaw, 1872-1942
    [ Unpublished : 1892-1935 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 188,089.641)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 188,089.641)

  2. Papers
    Neilson, John Shaw, 1872-1942
    [ Unpublished : 1895-1949 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 180,560.188)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 180,560.188)

  3. Letter : Footscray, Victoria, to Emily Bulcock
    Neilson, John Shaw, 1872-1942
    [ Unpublished : 1923 ]
    At UQ Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 166,678.531)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 166,678.531)

  4. John Shaw Neilson - Papers, 1895-1949
    Neilson, John Shaw, 1872-1942
    [ Unpublished ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 166,480.688)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 166,480.688)

  5. [Manuscript material relating to John Shaw Neilson]
    Neilson, John Shaw, 1872-1942
    [ Unpublished, Microform : 1900-1991 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 165,399.625)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 165,399.625)

  6. Shaw Neilson : collected letters / collected and annotated by Helen L. Hewson
    Hewson, Helen L. (Helen Lila)
    [ Thesis : 1995 ]
    At University of Sydney
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 161,553.625)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 161,553.625)

  7. Music from The pathfinder / music by Darryl Emmerson ; arrangements by Geoff Baird ; lyrics by John Shaw Neilson
    Emmerson, Darryl, 1952-
    [ Sound : 1987 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 160,244.859)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 160,244.859)

  8. John Shaw Neilson : the collected verse / edited by Margaret Roberts
    Neilson, John Shaw, 1872-1942
    [ Archived website, Book : 2003 ]
    View online
    At 5 libraries
    John Shaw Neilson : the collected verse / edited by Margaret Roberts
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 159,941.391)

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  9. [John Shaw Neilson souvenirs]
    Neilson, John Shaw, 1872-1942
    [ Unpublished : 1935-1950 ]
    At Uni of Canberra
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 159,615.094)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 159,615.094)

  10. John Shaw Neilson
    Neilson, John Shaw, 1872-1942
    [ Sound : 1970-1979 ]
    At Macquarie University
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 156,071.781)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 156,071.781)

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Resources about John Shaw Neilson (221)

  1. Notebook fragments
    Neilson, John Shaw, 1872-1942
    [ Unpublished : 1892-1935 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 187,888.016)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 187,888.016)

  2. John Shaw Neilson, 1872-1942, former resident of Footscray
    Eldershaw, Flora, 1897-1956
    [ Unpublished : 1946 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 183,134.219)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 183,134.219)

  3. Papers
    Neilson, John Shaw, 1872-1942
    [ Unpublished : 1895-1949 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 180,404.969)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 180,404.969)

  4. Letter : Footscray, Victoria, to Emily Bulcock
    Neilson, John Shaw, 1872-1942
    [ Unpublished : 1923 ]
    At UQ Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 167,567.516)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 167,567.516)

  5. John Shaw Neilson - Papers, 1895-1949
    Neilson, John Shaw, 1872-1942
    [ Unpublished ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 166,978.266)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 166,978.266)

  6. John Shaw Neilson
    [ Photograph : 1900 ]
    View online
    At State Library S Aust
    John Shaw Neilson
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 166,147.812)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 166,147.812)

  7. John Shaw Neilson
    [ Photograph : 1895 ]
    View online
    At State Library S Aust
    John Shaw Neilson
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 165,428.438)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 165,428.438)

  8. [Manuscript material relating to John Shaw Neilson]
    Neilson, John Shaw, 1872-1942
    [ Unpublished, Microform : 1900-1991 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 164,866.172)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 164,866.172)

  9. The poetry of John Shaw Neilson / by Jean Page
    Page, Jean
    [ Thesis : 1981 ]
    At University of Sydney
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 163,592.188)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 163,592.188)

  10. John Shaw Neilson
    [ Photograph : 1905 ]
    View online
    At State Library S Aust
    John Shaw Neilson
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 162,733.25)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 162,733.25)

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  1. Neilson, John (1844-1922)
    Farmer; Bush Worker; Bush Poet
    ... John Shaw Neilson (1872-1942), poet, was born on 22 February 1872 at Penola, South Australia ... , eldest son of Scottish-born John Neilson (1844-1922), bushworker and selector, and his wife Margaret, née... ...
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 35,420.27)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 35,420.27)

  2. Neilson, John Shaw
    Poet; Lyricist
    ... Senczuk, John ... John Shaw Neilson is an Australian Poet, Lyricist who is mentioned in 4 events in the AusStage ...
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 21,582.047)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 21,582.047)

  3. Neilson, Nigel
    Actor
    ... Shaw, John ... Nigel Neilson is an Actor who is mentioned in 1 event in the AusStage database ...
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 19,843.775)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 19,843.775)

  1. JAMES DEVANEY'S LIFE OF SHAW NEILSON
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 3 February 1945 p 11 Article Illustrated
    ... JAMES DEVANEY'S LIFE OF SHAW NEILSON JOHN SHAW NEILSON died in Melbourne in May, 1942. He had   ... 1872. His Presbyterian parents were austere even for those times, but his father read and wrote a ... 781 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 8,731.902)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 8,731.902)

  2. POET and LABORER STRUGGLES OF JOHN SHAW NEILSON
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Saturday 19 March 1949 p 6 Article
    ... , in 1872, of Scottish parents. His father, John Neilson, was himself > a ' writer ot verse, who had ... 's death in 1942, his good friend and biographer, James Devaney, has brought to light some poems, finished ... 774 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 8,193.439)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 8,193.439)

  3. SHAW NEILSON.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 3 August 1935 p 7 Article Illustrated
    ... Neilson. born in South Aus-tralia of Scottish descent in 1872, has followed the life of a manual worker ... SHAW NEILSON. By 'Polygon.' THERE are moments of enthusiasm when I feel certain that Shaw Neil-son ... 1271 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7,096.998)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7,096.998)

  1. NOTICE OF INTENTION TO DECLARE DIVIDEND. In the Court of Bankruptcy, District of Victoria.—In the matter of the assigned estate of JOHN SHAW, storekeeper, of Swan Marsh.
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Thursday 26 February 1931 [Issue No.16] p 242

    Government Gazette Private Notices

    ... matter of the assigned estate of John Shaw, storekeeper, of Swan Marsh. TAKE notice tliat I intend to ... of February, 1931. D. F. NEILSON, Trustee. NE1LSON & NEILSON, chartered accountants (Aust.)? Solomons ... 89 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,232.066)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,232.066)

  2. GENERAL POST OFFICE, SYDNEY.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Friday 7 June 1844 [Issue No.52] p 784

    Government Gazette Notices

    ... Shaw Messrs., Yass; M'Farlane Mr., boot-maker; M'Failing John; M'Gill John, Bathurst; M'Gilwray Mr ... James ; Castlereagh-street; Murray Mrs., Woollon-gong. Neale Esq. John, Bungonia; Neilson William, 5 ... 2314 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 433.756)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 433.756)

  3. No. 8. LIST OF LETTERS RETURNED FROM THE COUNTRY, AND NOW LYING AT THIS OFFICE UNCLAIMED.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Thursday 19 May 1864 [Issue No.108 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 1231

    Government Gazette Notices

    ... Martin James, Sofala 13 Martin W., Forbes 14 Matheson James, Braidwood 15 May John J., Forbes 16 Meagher ... Dennis, Dungog 17 Meade Mrs. David, Hartley 18 Melross John, Tarcutta 19 Merton John, Parramatta 20 ... 6733 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 429.591)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 429.591)

  1. John Shaw Neilson triptych
    music by Christopher Willcock ; text by John Shaw Neilson
    [ Printed music : 1995 ]
    At Aust Music Cntr
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,075.792)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,075.792)

  2. John Shaw Neilson triptych / music: Christopher Willcock ; text: John Shaw Neilson
    Willcock, Christopher
    [ Printed music ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,017.269)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,017.269)

  3. Five Songs to poems of John Shaw Neilson
    Sutherland, Margaret, 1897-1984
    [ Sound : 2012 ]
    View online (access conditions)
    At University Melbourne
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 844.316)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 844.316)

  4. Three settings of John Shaw Neilson
    Alan Tregaskis
    [ Printed music : 1979 ]
    At Aust Music Cntr
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 779.57)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 779.57)

  1. Neilson, John Shaw
    [ Book ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,341.625)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,341.625)

  2. John Shaw Neilson
    Anderson, Hugh
    [ Book : 1972 ]
    At RHSV Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,289.17)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,289.17)

  3. John Shaw Neilson : a memorial
    Bread and Cheese Club
    [ Book : 1942 ]
    At RHSV Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,056.884)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,056.884)

  4. Jock : a life story of John Shaw Neilson
    Hanna, Cliff
    [ Book : 1999 ]
    At RHSV Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,029.057)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,029.057)

  1. Neilson, John Shaw
    [ Published ]
    At NGV Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,121.945)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,121.945)

  2. John Neilson, no date ; John Shaw Neilson, no date Lola Ridge, 1905
    [ Unpublished : 1905 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 620.541)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 620.541)

  3. Selected poems of John Shaw Neilson, 1915
    [ Unpublished : 1915 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 618.029)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 618.029)

  1. John Shaw Neilson poetry
    John Shaw Neilson poetry
    Created by Perry.Middlemiss, 47 items.

    A catalogue of poems by John Shaw Neilson

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,302.157)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,302.157)

  2. JOHN SEVIOR 1834 - and the racing horse Hotspur
    JOHN SEVIOR 1834 - and the racing horse Hotspur
    Created by beetle, 589 items.

    HOTSPUR - A CHESTNUT GELDING - BY ROMEO, OUT OF CREEPING JANE. Hotspur (chestnut gelding) and Becky Sharp (a bay mare, also known as the Maid of Erin) were considered two 'crack' horses of ...

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 101.265)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 101.265)

  3. REBECCA (LEAHY) SEVIOR - Born 1836 in Launceston.
    REBECCA (LEAHY) SEVIOR - Born 1836 in Launceston.
    Created by beetle, 135 items.

    Rebecca (Leahy) Sevior was a Linen Draper, Confectioner and Publican. She was the Licensee of three hotels, with the most well known in her day being the South Yarra Club Hotel. Rebecca was the Licens...

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 23.36)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 23.36)

  1. John Shaw Neilson: 1872-1942
    Smith, Graeme Kinross
    Australia's Writers
    [ Article : 1980 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,250.688)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,250.688)

  2. John Shaw Neilson (1872-1942)
    Davidson, Toby; Macquarie University. Department of English
    [ Article : 2009 ]
    View online
    At MacquariUni Inst Rep
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,193.135)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,193.135)

  3. John Shaw Neilson
    The bulletin.
    [ Article : 1934 ]
    View online
    At Trove DigitalLibrary
    John Shaw Neilson
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 903.737)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 903.737)

  4. JOHN SHAW NEILSON
    Art in Australia.
    [ Article : 1930 ]
    View online
    At Trove DigitalLibrary
    JOHN SHAW NEILSON
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 887.497)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 887.497)

  1. [L.J. Blake map collection]
    Blake, L. J. (Leslie James), 1913-1987
    [ Map : 1852-1974 ]
    At National Library
    [L.J. Blake map collection]
    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: 0.074)

    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: 0.074)