Cherry, Thomas (1861-1945)

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Cherry, Thomas
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Bacteriologist; Agricultural Scientist; Agricultural scientist
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http://nla.gov.au/anbd.aut-an35702652
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Biographies

Thomas Cherry (1861-1945), bacteriologist and agricultural scientist, was born on 27 October 1861 at Gisborne, Victoria, son of Edward Cherry (1830-1910) from Hertfordshire, England, and his wife Ann Appleby,...

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Thomas Cherry was appointed the first Professor of Agriculture at the University of Melbourne 1911-1916 and was later the John Grice Research Fellow in cancer at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute and at the Veterinary Research Institute, Melbourne 1921-1934.

Born Gisborne, Victoria, 27 October 1861. Died Melbourne, 27 May 1945. Educated University of Melbourne (MB 1889, MD 1892, MS 1894), King's College, London and University of Aberdeen (pathology and bacteriology). Worked in his father's joinery workshop 1877-84; senior house surgeon, Melbourne Hospital 1890; overseas study 1891; assistant lecturer and demonstrator in pathology, University of Melbourne 1892-93; bacteriological work in Europe 1894; bacteriological service to doctors and hospitals, Melbourne 1895-99; lecturer in bacteriology, University of Melbourne 1900-05; acting registrar of the university 1901-02; director of agriculture 1905-10; professor of agriculture, University of Melbourne 1911-16; Australian Army Medical Corps 1916-18; John Grice Cancer Research Fellow, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research 1921-29, John Grice Cancer Research Fellow, Veterinary Research Institute, University of Melbourne 1930-34; Cancer Causation Research Committee from 1934. Portrait by Aileen Dent presented to the University of Melbourne 1944.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Cherry, Thomas
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Cherry, Thomas (1861-1945), bacteriologist and agricultural scientist
    Stowell, Jill
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1979
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 7, 633-634
  3. Obituary: Dr. Thomas Cherry
    Published: 1945
    Series: Australian Journal of Science, 8, 2-3, 68
  4. Thomas Cherry
    Macdonald, Colin
    Published: 1945
    Series: Medical Journal of Australia, 1945, 2, 129-31
  5. Leslie Harold Martin 1900-1983
    Caro, D. E.; Martin, R. L.
    Published: 1987
    Series: Historical Records of Australian Science, 7, 1, 97-107
  6. Adolph Basser Library Manuscript Collection
    Smith, Ailie
    Published: eScholarship Research Centre, 2012

Resources by Thomas Cherry (32)

  1. Victorian agriculture : a textbook of the principles and methods underlying the pastoral and agricultural industries of south-eastern Australia / by Thomas Cherry
    Cherry, Thomas
    [ Book : 1913-1916 ]
    At 16 libraries
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  2. Bilharzia disease : advice and instructions to men of the Australian Imperial Force returning from Egypt / by T. Cherry
    Cherry, Thomas
    [ Government publication, Book : 1915-1918 ]
    Possibly online
    At 4 libraries
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  3. The discovery of agriculture / by Thomas Cherry
    Cherry, Thomas
    [ Government publication, Conference Proceedings : 1921 ]
    At 2 libraries
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  4. Popular science : the evolution of man and his mind / by Thomas Cherry
    Cherry, Thomas
    [ Book : 1920 ]
    At National Library
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  5. Australian settlement : facts and results underlying agricultural progress in south eastern New South Wales, South Australia and Victoria / by Thomas Cherry
    Cherry, Thomas
    [ Book : 1935 ]
    At 16 libraries
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  6. Victorian agriculture : a textbook of the principles underlying the pastoral and agricultural industries of south-eastern Australia. / Melb., D.W. Paterson, 1913 illus
    Cherry, Thomas
    [ Book ]
    Languages: Undetermined
    At ANU Library
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  7. A dairy farm building / by T. Cherry
    Cherry, Thomas
    [ Book, Government publication : 1904 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  8. Cancer and acquired resistance to tuberculosis / by Thomas Cherry
    Cherry, Thomas
    [ Book : 1925 ]
    At National Library
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  9. Cancer : the successor of phthisis. As shown by the English records / by Thomas Cherry
    Cherry, Thomas
    [ Book : 1936 ]
    At Monash Uni Library
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  10. Cancer and tuberculosis. by Thomas Cherry
    Cherry, Thomas
    [ Book : 1930-1931 ]
    At 2 libraries
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  1. [Biographical cuttings on Professor Thomas Cherry, Professor of Agriculture at Melbourne University, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
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  1. Cherry, T. M., (Thomas MacFarland) (1898-)
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  1. Cherry time : two part song (S.C.) / [words by] Robert Graves ; tonic solfa translation by H.J. Timothy ; [music by] Thomas Wood
    Wood, Thomas, 1892-1950
    [ Printed music : 1929 ]
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  2. Cherry lips : waltz / Emil Sachs ; arr. by Henri Laski
    Rawlings, Charles, -1919
    [ Printed music : 1890-1920 ]
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  3. Cherry-ripe : two-part song / poem by Thomas Campion ; music by E.J. Moeran
    Moeran, E. J. (Ernest John), 1894-1950
    [ Printed music : 1934 ]
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  1. CHERRY HILL COMMON.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 15 January 1904 [Issue No.31] p 436

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    ... CHEERY HILL COMMON. NOTICE.—A Meeting of the Commoners of fclie Cherry Hill Common will bp held at ... Btung thred years. , : ; _.;u THOMAS BELL, Clierry Hill, 11th January, 1904. Chairman of Trustees. | 2277 8s ... 53 words
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  3. IN BANKRUPTCY. Re Joseph Henry Thomas, of Cherry-street, Ballina, carpenter.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Wednesday 22 August 1906 [Issue No.213] p 4799

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    ... ,107) IN BANKRUPTCY. He Joseph Henry Thomas, of Cherrj-street, Ballina, carpenter. NOTICE is hereby given ... 69 words
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  1. OBITUARY DR. THOMAS CHERRY
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    ... OBITUARY DR. THOMAS CHERRY MELBOURNE.-Dr. Thomas Cherry, noted Melbourne scientist and pioneer ... service yesterday morning. He was 83.   Dr. Cherry was the first professor of agriculture at ... 80 words
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  2. DR. THOMAS CHERRY
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    ... DR. THOMAS CHERRY MELBOURNE, Sunday. - Dr. Tho- I mas Cherry (83) died this morninc wliilo on his ... 72 words
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  3. OBITUARY DR. THOMAS CHERRY.
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  1. Thomas MacFarland Cherry
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    [ Article : 1967 ]
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  2. Cherry ripe for cricket
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    [ Article : 2001 ]
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  1. CHERRY, THOMAS MACFARLAND (1898-1966)
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    [ Unpublished : 1923 ]
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    CHERRY, THOMAS MACFARLAND (1898-1966)
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  2. Sunset over the cherry orchard / Jo Thomas
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  4. Thomas Schütte / Julian Heynen, James Lingwood, Angela Vettese
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