Pittman, Edward Fisher (1849-1849)

Also known as
Pittman, E. F. (1849-1849)
Pittman, E. F. (Edward Fisher) (1849-1932)
Pittman, Edward Fisher (1849-1932)
Field of activity
Geologist; Administrator
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Biographies

Edward Fisher Pittman (1849-1932), geologist and administrator, was born on 31 July 1849 in Melbourne, son of Joseph Pittman, stationer (later draftsman and clerk in the Victorian public service), and...

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Edward Pittman was appointed New South Wales government geologist in 1891 and in 1902 became under secretary of the Department of Mines (and Agriculture until 1906) while continuing as government geologist. From 1883 he was chief mining surveyor for the colony.

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Resources for Edward Fisher Pittman

Selected resources (5)

Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Pittman, Edward Fisher
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Pittman, Edward Fisher (1849-1932), Geologist and Administrator
    Vallance, T. G.
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1988
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 11, 241-242
  3. Notes on Two New Mineral Substances from the Australian Broken Hill Consols Mine
    Pittman, E.F.
    Published: Acting Government Printer, Sydney, 1895
    Series: Journal and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New South Wales, 29, 48-51
  4. Note on the Occurrence of a New Mineral at Broken Hill
    Pittman, E.F.
    Published: Acting Government Printer, Sydney, 1893
    Series: Journal and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New South Wales, 27, 366-375
  5. Chemistry in Australia Bibliography
    Collins, David
    Published: eScholarship Research Centre, 2009

Resources by Edward Fisher Pittman (46)

  1. Note on the occurrence of precious opal at Tooraweanah, Warrumbungle Mountains / by E. F. Pittman
    Pittman, E. F. (Edward Fisher), 1849-
    [ Government publication, Book : 1907 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 59,368.828)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 59,368.828)

  2. Map of New South Wales showing the areas occupied by the coal measures / E.F. Pittman A.R.S.M., Government Geologist
    Pittman, E. F. (Edward Fisher), 1849-
    [ Government publication, Map : 1896-1916 ]
    View online (access conditions)
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 57,886.098)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 57,886.098)

  3. Epitome of the geology of New South Wales : with sketch map / by E.F. Pittman
    Pittman, E. F. (Edward Fisher), 1849-1932
    [ Book, Government publication : 1909 ]
    At 6 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 57,479.895)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 57,479.895)

  4. Irrigation geologically considered with special reference to the artesian area of New South Wales / By Edward F. Pittman ... and T.W. Edgeworth David ... [Read before the engineering section of the Royal society of N.S. Wales, July 20, 1903.]
    Pittman, E. F. (Edward Fisher), b. 1849
    [ Book : 1903 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,467.82)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,467.82)

  5. Reports on the geology of the Federal Capital site / by E. F. Pittman
    Pittman, E. F. (Edward Fisher), 1849-1932
    [ Published, Government publication : 1911 ]
    View online
    At 8 libraries
    Reports on the geology of the Federal Capital site / by E. F. Pittman
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,406.145)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,406.145)

  6. Sketch map of New South Wales shewing localities of the principal minerals / Revised to date under the direction of E.F. Pittman A.R.S.M. Government Geologist
    Pittman, E. F. (Edward Fisher), 1849-
    [ Government publication, Map : 1900 ]
    View online
    At 2 libraries
    Sketch map of New South Wales shewing localities of the principal minerals / Revised to date under the direction of E.F. Pittman A.R.S.M. Government Geologist
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 38,961.641)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 38,961.641)

  7. Geological survey of the site of the Federal Capital of Australia / by Edward F. Pittman
    Pittman, E. F. (Edward Fisher), 1849-1932
    [ Map : 1910 ]
    View online
    At 3 libraries
    Geological survey of the site of the Federal Capital of Australia / by Edward F. Pittman
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 38,618.141)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 38,618.141)

  8. Report of the Second Interstate Conference on Artesian Water, Brisbane, 1914
    Interstate Conference on Artesian Water Brisbane, Qld.) 1914 :
    [ Government publication, Conference Proceedings, Book : 1914 ]
    At 16 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 38,385.781)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 38,385.781)

  9. Geological Survey of New South Wales coal measures sketch survey. prepared under the direction of E.F. Pittman ; geologically surveyed by J.E. Carne ; assisted by M. Morrison, Department of Mines and Agriculture
    New South Wales. Department of Mines and Agriculture
    [ Government publication, Map : 1907 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 38,335.34)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 38,335.34)

  10. Geological Survey of New South Wales coal measures sketch survey. prepared under the direction of E.F. Pittman ; geologically surveyed by J.E. Carne ; assisted by M. Morrison and C.E. Murton, Department of Mines and Agriculture
    New South Wales. Department of Mines and Agriculture
    [ Government publication, Map : 1906 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 38,204.539)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 38,204.539)

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  1. Vallance, Thomas George (1928-1993)
    Petrologist; Historian Of Science; Geologist; Science historian
    ... Thomas George Vallance (1928–1993), petrologist and historian of science, was born on 23 April 1928 at ...
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  1. RETIREMENT OF MR. PITTMAN
    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Wednesday 15 December 1915 p 6 Article Illustrated
    ... 31, 1849, the son of Joseph Pittman, Chief Clerk in the Geologi-cal Survey Branch of Victoria. Mr ... RETIREMENT OF MR. PITTMAN Mr. Edward Fisher Pittman, A.R.S.M., who is entering upon extended leave ... 278 words
    • Text last corrected on 16 February 2015 by Merrin
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  2. Mr. E. F. Pittman. UNDER-SECRETARY FOR MINES.
    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Wednesday 3 September 1902 p 4 Article
    ... "), was born in Melbourne in 1849, and was educated at the Scots' College in that city. For five years he ... Mr. E. F. Pittman. UNDER-SECRETARY FOR   MINES. Mr. Edward Fisher Pittman, who has been ... 247 words
    • Text last corrected on 16 February 2015 by Merrin
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  3. HIS NAME AT LAST. The New Under-Secretary for Mines. Mr. E. F. Pittman.
    The Australian Star (Sydney, NSW : 1887 - 1909) Wednesday 3 September 1902 p 3 Article
    ... . .. ' -''.C-Mr. Edward Fisher Pitman .is a native of Melbourne, where he was born in 1849— when j?1' lvas a ... yesterday afternoon met; \ and it was decided that air. E. F. Pittman;',; Government Geologist should be ... 437 words
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  1. Geological map of the Gerringong District / geologically surveyed by L.F. Harper ; prepared under the direction of E.F. Pittman
    Harper, L. F
    [ Map : 1905 ]
    At UQ Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 64.275)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 64.275)

  2. Geological map of New South Wales (sheet)
    Pittman, E. F. (Edward Fisher), 1849-1932
    Geological map of New South Wales
    [ Map : 1914 ]
    View online
    At Trove DigitalLibrary
    Geological map of New South Wales (sheet)
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 54.721)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 54.721)

  3. Geological map of New South Wales / Department of Mines and Agriculture
    New South Wales. Department of Mines and Agriculture
    [ Map : 1893 ]
    At Macquarie University
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 41.776)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 41.776)

  1. Report
    Interstate Conference on Artesian Water Sydney) 1912 :
    [ Book : 1913 ]
    At ANU Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 235.836)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 235.836)

  2. proposed federal capital sites : publications relating to choice of site, design and geology of the National Capital
    Pittman, E. F. (Edward Fisher), 1849-
    [ Book : 1900 ]
    At UNSW Library
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 235.272)

  3. Reports on the geology of the Federal Capital site
    Pittman, Edward Fisher
    [ Book : 1911 ]
    At 2 libraries
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 192.481)

  4. The Long Tunnel Mine, Gundagai
    Pittman, E. F. (Edward Fisher), b. 1849
    [ Book : 1917 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 177.479)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 177.479)

  1. PITTMAN, Edward Fisher
    [ Unpublished ]
    At RHSV Library
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,002.714)

  2. PITTMAN, Edward Fisher
    [ Unpublished ]
    At RHSV Library
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 989.375)

  3. Collection of illuminated addresses, albums of views and other works presented to His Excellency, Earl Beauchamp, Governor of New South Wales, 1899-1901
    Beauchamp, William Lygon, Earl of, 1872-1938
    [ Unpublished : 1899-1901 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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    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: 0.008)

  1. PROBATE JURISDICTION. In the will of Edward Fisher Pittman, late of The Oaks, Park-street, South Yarra, in the State of Victoria, retired civil servant, deceased.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 17 March 1933 [Issue No.44] p 1082

    Government Gazette Private Notices

    ... In the Supreme Court of New South Wales. PROBATE JURISDICTION. In the will of Edward Fisher Pittman ... Probate Jurisdiction, on the 27th day of February, 1933, to Catherine Glass Pittman, widow of the said ... 356 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2,806.962)

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  2. NOTIFICATION OF GRANTING OF SPECIAL LEASES.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 7 May 1948 [Issue No.50] p 1122

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    ... , MeGrath, Bernard, of The Pines, Galong. Hughes, Frederick Sid ney, of Smithtown. Pittman, Eileen Rose ... , Edward Leo, of Torranvilla, via Nymagee. Rae, Norman Gordon, of The Overflow, Nymagee. Crowther ... 6783 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 447.233)

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  3. PASTURES PROTECTION ACT, 1934-1949.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 23 February 1951 [Issue No.31] p 542

    Government Gazette Notices Illustrated

    ... .), Castlebrooke, Uralla Chapman Alfred Edward, jnr., Avondale, Watson's Creek, via Bfehdemeer Cleghorn Edmond ... Waters Edward Francis, The Range, Enmore, via Uralla Wisken Robert Arthur Vin ing, Dale-eta, R.M.B. 207a ... 9490 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 443.768)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 443.768)

  1. Canberra landscapes shaped by geology: the centenary of Pittman's 1910 geological map that helped shape the design for Australia's capital city
    Finlayson, Doug
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    [ Article : 2012 ]
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  2. XIX.—CHAPEL-ROW AND THE OLD SYDNEY RACECOURSE. (1 January 1882)
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    Old and new Sydney
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  3. APPLICATIONS FOR PROBATE (27 November 1933)
    Dun's gazette for New South Wales.
    [ Article : 1933 ]
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    APPLICATIONS FOR PROBATE (27 November 1933)
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    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.014)

  4. REGISTERED FIRMS. (6 June 1921)
    Dun's gazette for New South Wales.
    [ Article : 1921 ]
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    REGISTERED FIRMS. (6 June 1921)
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    Bellini, Vincenzo, 1801-1835
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