Elkington, J. S. C. (John Simeon Colebrook) (1871-1955)

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Elkington, J. S. C. (1871-1955)
Elkington, John Simeon Colebrook (1871-1955)
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Advocate Of Public Health; Health worker
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John Simeon Colebrook Elkington (1871-1955), advocate of public health, was born on 29 September 1871 at Castlemaine, Victoria, son of John Simeon Elkington and his wife Helen Mary, née Guilfoyle. After...

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John Elkington was an advocate of public health. Amongst his achievements were the introduction of a system for checking the health of schoolchildren, development of a federal quarantine service and work with tropical medicine.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Elkington, John Simeon Colebrook
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Elkington, John Simeon Colebrook (1871-1955), advocate of public health
    Roe, Michael
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1981
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 8, 425-426
  3. The 1903 Smallpox Outbreak at Launceston and the Role of J.S.C. Elkington
    Johnson, Murray
    Published: 2005
    Series: Launceston General Hospital Historical Committee: Papers and Proceedings (13 November 2005), 17-22

Resources by J. S. C. Elkington (29)

  1. J.S.C. Elkington - papers concerning Norman Lindsay, ca. 1880, 1899-1906, 1955
    Elkington, J.S.C. (John Simeon Colebrook), 1871-1955
    [ Photograph : 1955 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 184,930.578)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 184,930.578)

  2. A Review of recent literature and work on the epidemology of plague / by J. S. C. Elkington
    Elkington, J. S. C. (John Simeon Colebrook), 1871-1955
    [ Book : 1921 ]
    At RACP Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 138,257.781)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 138,257.781)

  3. Outbreak of small pox in Launceston : report / by Dr. Elkington
    Elkington, J. S. C. (John Simeon Colebrook), 1871-1955
    [ Book : 1903 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 137,892.016)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 137,892.016)

  4. Insects and diseases : a paper read before the Royal Society of Tasmania / by J.S.C. Elkington
    Elkington, J. S. C. (John Simeon Colebrook), 1871-1955
    [ Book : 1904 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 137,655.828)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 137,655.828)

  5. Disinfection / by J.S.C. Elkington
    Elkington, J. S. C. (John Simeon Colebrook), 1871-1955
    [ Book : 1917 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 134,822.219)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 134,822.219)

  6. Complete guide to Tasmania, with an article on Tasmania as a health resort / by J. S. C. Elkington
    Tasmanian Government Railways
    [ Book, Government publication : 1906 ]
    At 3 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 131,439.281)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 131,439.281)

  7. Address on fleas and plague convection / by J.S.C. Elkington
    Elkington, J. S. C. (John Simeon Colebrook), 1871-1955
    [ Government publication, Book : 1903 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 114,942.609)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 114,942.609)

  8. Health lessons / J.S.C. Elkington
    Elkington, J. S. C. (John Simeon Colebrook), 1871-1955
    [ Book, Government publication : 1908-1931 ]
    At 3 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 114,781.086)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 114,781.086)

  9. Handbook and model by-laws : together with an outline of the principal duties and powers of local authorities and their officers under the Public Health Act, 1903 ... / by J.S.C. Elkington
    Elkington, J. S. C. (John Simeon Colebrook), 1871-1955
    [ Book, Government publication : 1905 ]
    At 5 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 112,442.195)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 112,442.195)

  10. Organisation and management of nightsoil removal and disposal services, with notes on disposal methods for domestic refuse, liquids, garbage etc / issued by the Dept. of Public Health
    Elkington, J. S. C. (John Simeon Colebrook), 1871-1955
    [ Book, Government publication : 1909 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 112,351.297)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 112,351.297)

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Resources about J. S. C. Elkington (5)

  1. [Bookplate for J. Elkington] [Norman Lindsay]
    Lindsay, Norman, 1879-1969
    [ Photograph : 1920-1929 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 279,427.969)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 279,427.969)

  2. Volume 29 Item 1: Angus & Robertson correspondence files from H. Eagar to The Emu magazine, 1896-1932
    [ Unpublished : 1896-1932 ]
    View online
    At State Library of NSW
    Volume 29 Item 1: Angus & Robertson correspondence files from H. Eagar to The Emu magazine, 1896-1932
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 269,867.625)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 269,867.625)

  3. South-East Queensland Travel Album
    Unidentified
    [ Photograph : 1925-1932 ]
    At State Library of QLD
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 225,073.172)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 225,073.172)

  4. A mixed bag of medical history : papers and proceedings : historical seminar 13 November 2005 / Launceston General Hospital Historical Committee
    Launceston General Hospital. Historical Committee
    [ Government publication, Conference Proceedings : 2005 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 164,081.188)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 164,081.188)

  5. Queensland Society of Health
    O'Brien, John
    [ Book : 1950-1980 ]
    At State Library of QLD
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 157,987.312)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 157,987.312)

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  1. EPIDEMIC DISEASES. PROTECTING AUSTRALIA. CHAIN OF FEDERAL LABORATORIES.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 1 January 1924 p 6 Article
    ... , according to Br. J. S. C. Elkington, of Brisbane, Director of the Divi-sion of Tropical Hygiene, is being ... . Each laboratory established, said Dr. Elkington, would serve aB a distributing centre for the ... 432 words
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  2. THE UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE. MATRICULATION EXAMINATION. OCTOBER TERM, 1888. RESULTS.
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  3. THE HEALTH DEPARTMENT REMOVAL OF DR. WILSON.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Thursday 27 October 1904 p 5 Article
    ... of the local board of health, received the following letter from Dr. J. C. S. Elkington, Chief Health ... authority has refused so to remove the said John Thomas Wilson; now 1, John Simeon Colebrook Elkingtou ... 420 words
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    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 30 January 1920 [Issue No.18] p 541

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    ... .D., 1888, Univ. Aberd. M.B., Mast. Surg., 1899, Univ. Edin. L.S.A., Lond., 1884. j M.R.C.S., Eng., 1887. M ... . Lie., Lij. Mid., 1897, R.C.P. Ireland j Lie., Lie. Mid., 1897, R.O.S. Ireland. L. et L. Mid. R. Coll ... 40880 words
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  2. COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC SERVICE.
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Saturday 13 September 1913 [Issue No.63] p 2646

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    ... officer. Queensland. Af-pointment. John Simeon Colebrook Elkington, Commissioner of Public Health, Home ... AFFAIRS. Exemptions. Name. E, Henderson R. P. Smith .. A. B. Adey .. 8. J. Harten .. W. G. C. Binks J. O ... 4601 words
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    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Tuesday 15 September 1896 [Issue No.733] p 6432

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