Pulleine, Robert Henry (1869-1935)

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Pulleine, R. H. (1869-1935)
Pulleine, R. H. (Robert Henry)
Pulleine, Robert Henry
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Physician; Naturalist
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Robert Henry Pulleine (1869-1935), physician and naturalist, was born on 7 June 1869 at Picton, Marlborough, New Zealand, son of Frederick Arthur Pulleine, later first registrar of the South Australian...

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Robert Pulleine was a consultant physician specialising in diseases of the eye, ear, nose and throat. He practised in Adelaide. He was also a keen naturalist, who had several species of plants and animals named after him.

Born 7 June 1869. Died 13 June 1935. Arrived in Australia 1881. Education started at University of Adelaide and completed at University of Sydney (MB, ChM 1898). Public Library of South Australia 1885-87, teacher, Adelaide Collegiate School 1888-91, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital 1899, private practice, Gympie, Queensland 1900-1905, studied diseases of the eye, ear, nose and throat in Germany and Britain 1906-07, private practice, Adelaide 1907-?. Part-owner of Walwa Private Hospital. President of six learned societies. Interested in botany, anthropology, marine biology, history, entomology (particularly arachnology). Discovered three new shells, including "Chlamys pulleineanus" and a new species of Mesembrianthemum, "Carpo brotus (Sarcozoma) pulleinei". Six other species of animals and plants were named for him.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Pulleine, Robert Henry
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Pulleine, Robert Henry (1869-1935), Physician and Naturalist
    Hicks, Neville; McIntosh, Helen
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1988
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 11, 306-307
  3. The Botanical Colonisation of the Adelaide Plains
    Pulleine, R. H.
    Published: 1935
    Series: Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society of South Australia, 35

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  1. On the discovery of supposed Aboriginal remains near Cornwall, Tasmania / Robert Pulleine
    Pulleine, R. H. (Robert Henry)
    [ Book : 1924 ]
    At 7 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 51,362.094)

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  2. The President's address / by R.H. Pulleine
    Pulleine, R. H. (Robert Henry)
    [ Book : 1923 ]
    At 3 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 51,353.98)

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  3. Cylindro-conical and cornute stones from the Darling River and Cooper Creek
    Pulleine, R. H. (Robert Henry)
    [ Book : 1922 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 50,592.781)

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  4. 3 Physiology and mental observation on the Australian Aborigines / by R. Pulleine and H. Woollard : [bibliog.]
    Pulleine, R. H. (Robert Henry)
    [ Book : 1930 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 50,539.969)

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  5. Old native camps at Commodore Point, Encounter Bay
    Pulleine, R. H. (Robert Henry)
    [ Book : 1921 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 50,413.352)

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  6. Rock carvings (petroglyphs) and cave paintings at Mootwingee, N.S.W. / by Robert Pulleine
    Pulleine, R. H. (Robert Henry)
    [ Book : 1926 ]
    At 4 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 49,982.57)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 49,982.57)

  7. The botanical colonization of the Adelaide plains : bibliog
    Pulleine, R. H. (Robert Henry)
    [ Book : 1935 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 49,444.695)

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  8. Cylindro-conical stones from Arcoona, Pimba, South Australia
    Pulleine, R. H. (Robert Henry)
    [ Book : 1926 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 49,444.18)

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  9. Physiology and mental observations on the Australian Aborigines / by R. Pulleine and H. Woollard
    Pulleine, R. H. (Robert Henry)
    [ Book : 1930 ]
    View online (access conditions)
    At 5 libraries
    Physiology and mental observations on the Australian Aborigines / by R. Pulleine and H. Woollard
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 42,252.539)

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  10. The botanical colonisation of the Adelaide Plains / R.H. Pulleine
    Pulleine, R. H. (Robert Henry)
    [ Book, Microform : 1935 ]
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    At 5 libraries
    The botanical colonisation of the Adelaide Plains / R.H. Pulleine
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 42,239.906)

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  1. Royal Society of South Australia (1880-)
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  1. DR. PULLEINE LEFT £27,591
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Wednesday 24 July 1935 p 1 Article
    ... DR. PULLEINE LEFT £27,591 .Probute-.lids'booti' grail tedi, o ff tho will of-Dr.' Robert Henry ... ?for debts and'óther liabili-ties,; 'at;, £27,601, vis:: left»', to' "¡Dr. Pullein^Vfahiily...' , , : :''.. ... 46 words
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  2. DR. PULLEINE DEAD Health Had Been Indifferent
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Thursday 13 June 1935 p 4 Article
    ... DR. PULLEINE DEAD Health Had Been Indifferent     Dr. Robert Henry Pulleine, a specia ... , South Australia.   Although Dr. Pulleine had been in     indifferent health for some time ... 298 words
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  3. PARAFIELD AEROPLANE CRASH ENQUIRY BY THE CORONER A Finding of Accidental Death In spite of the fact that Dr. R. H. Pulleine about three years ago certified to the unqualified unfit...
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Saturday 20 July 1929 p 13 Article
    ... for Air Service" Robert Henry Pullelne, legally qualified medical practitioner, of Adelaide, said he ... that Dr. R. H. Pulleine about three years ago certified to the unqualified unfitness of Mr. Leslie ... 1378 words
    • Text last corrected on 17 April 2013 by anonymous
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  1. AUSTRALIA DAY 2003 HONOURS
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette. Special (National : 1977 - 2012) Sunday 26 January 2003 p 1

    Government Gazette Appointments And Employment Illustrated

    ... Emotional Stress. Medal (OAM) in the General Division (continued) Mr Robert Henry APPLETON 15 Hull Court ... areas of reform of legal procedure and the history of criminal trial procedure. Mr Robert John DAY 7 ... 18168 words
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  2. AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY National Memorials Ordinance 1928-1972
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Thursday 28 September 1972 [Issue No.93] p 10

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    ... (1861-1949) Frances Saville (1862-1935) Robert Dalley Scarlett (1890-c 1959) Significance and Remarks ... , Legislative Assembly, New South Wales, 1864-1869 Mayor of Perth, 1918-1923, Member, Legislative Council ... 8066 words
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  3. LEGALLY QUALIFIED MEDICAL PRACTITIONERS.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Tuesday 15 February 1898 [Issue No.136] p 1215

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    ... .B. Univ. Sydney 1898. 2.123. Pulleine Robert Henry, M.B. Univ. Sydney 1898. 2.124. Read William Henry, M B ... Glover, M.B. Univ. Sydney 1898. 2.115. Cope Hubert Roger, M.B. Univ. Sydney 1898. 2.116. Dey Robert, M ... 375 words
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  1. [Biographical cuttings on R. H. Pulleine, book collector, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
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  2. Robert Pulleine (Adelaide) to Brown, 17 May 1926, (File), (from Records of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew / Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew / Miscellaneous Correspondence to Kew Staff )
    [ Unpublished : 1926 ]
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    At AJCP
    Robert Pulleine (Adelaide) to Brown, 17 May 1926, (File),  (from Records of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew  / Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew  / Miscellaneous Correspondence to Kew Staff )
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  3. Photographs
    Pulleine, R. H. (Robert Henry)
    [ Unpublished : 1900-1934 ]
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  1. Green and pleasant land
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    [ Sound : 2019 ]
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  1. R. H. Pulleine, M.B., Ch.M. [Obituary]
    Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society of Australasia. South Australian Branch
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  2. The Annual Address of the President, Dr. R. H. Pulleine, M.B., F.R.A.C.S
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    Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society of Australasia. South Australian Branch
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  3. The botanical colonisation of the Adelaide Plains
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  4. PERSONAL AND SOCIAL (2 December 1935)
    The Home : an Australian quarterly.
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