University of Sydney. (1850-)

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Sydney. University. (1850-)
Sydney (N.S.W.). University.
Sydney NSW. University. (1850-)
Sydney University.
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Biographies

The University of Sydney was the first University to be established in Australia, in 1850. With an enrolment of 30 students in 1852, the year the University of Sydney began teaching, the University has grown to have an enrolment of 36,976 students in 1999.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. The University of Sydney
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. History of the Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney. The Foundation of the Faculty of Veterinary Science and Agriculture
    Published: 1935
    Series: Australian Veterinary Journal, 11, 169-185
  3. Biographical Register: the Women's College within the University of Sydney
    Annable, Rosemary
    Published: Council of the Women's College, Sydney, 1995
  4. Letters from Louisa: a woman's view of the 1890s, based on the letters of Louisa Macdonald, first principal of the Women's College, University of Sydney
    Beaumont, Joan; Hole, W.
    Published: Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 1996
  5. Pioneer Women Graduates of the University of Sydney, 1881-1921
    Bygott, Ursula; Cable, Kenneth John
    Published: University of Sydney, Sydney, 1985
  6. Australia's First: a History of the University of Sydney, 1940-1990
    Connell, W. et al.
    Published: University of Sydney, Sydney, 1995
  7. No Primrose Path: Women as Staff at the University of Sydney
    Poiner, G. and Burke, R.
    Published: University of Sydney, Sydney, 1988
  8. Australia's First: a History of the University of Sydney
    Turney, Clifford, Bygott, Ursula and Chippendale, Peter
    Published: Hale & Iremonger, Sydney, 1991
  9. Record of the Jubilee Celebrations of the University of Sydney, September 30th 1902
    University of Sydney
    Published: William Brooks, Sydney, 1903
  10. The Settlement: a History of the University of Sydney Settlment and the Settlement Neighbourhood Centre, 1891-1986
    Williams, Roma
    Published: University of Sydney, Sydney, 1988
  11. Physical Chemistry at the University of Sydney
    Craig, D. P.
    Published: 1954
    Series: Australian Journal of Science, 16, 138-139
  12. Veterinary Research, 1900-1950 at the Veterinary School, University of Sydney
    Carne, H. R.
    Published: 1951
    Series: Australian Veterinary Journal, 27, 258-261
  13. The University of Sydney
    Dallen, R. A.
    Published: Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1938
  14. Sir Ian Clunies Ross. A Tribute to his Work for the Sydney University Veterinary School and his Contribution to Veterinary Parasitology
    Published: 1959
    Series: Australian Veterinary Journal, 35, 379-381
  15. The Veterinary Schools in Australia. I. The Sydney University Veterinary School II. The Melbourne University Veterinary School
    Published: 1925
    Series: Australian Veterinary Journal, 1, 40-41; 75-47
  16. School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine 1930-1980
    University of Sydney. School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
    Published: Commonwealth Department of Health and University of Sydney, Sydney, 1980
  17. Rocks, Fossils, Profs: Geological Sciences in the University of Sydney, 1866-1973
    Branagan, D. F.
    Published: Science Press, Sydney, 1973
  18. The Messel Era: the Story of the School of Physics and its Science Foundation within the University of Sydney, Australia, 1952-1987
    Millar, D. D.
    Published: Pergamon, Sydney, 1987
  19. Centenary Book of the University of Sydney Faculty of Medicine
    Young, John Atherton, Sefton, Ann Jervie and Webb, Nina
    Published: Sydney University Press, Sydney, 1984
  20. The Collections of Historic Psychological Apparatus at the University of Sydney: a Teaching and Research Tool
    Turtle, Alison M.
    Published: 1980
    Series: Proceedings of the Australian Association for the History, Philosophy and Social Studies of Science, 12, 9-11
  21. The Psychology Museum at the University of Sydney
    Turtle, Alison M.
    Published: 1981
    Series: DCP Bulletin (of the Australian Psychological Society), 13, 32-37
  22. History and Philosophy of Science at the University of Sydney; a Case Study in Non-innovation
    Turtle, Alison M.
    Published: 1987
    Series: Historical Records of Australian Science, 7, 1, 27-37
  23. Scientific Instruments for Sydney University in the 19th Century
    Holland, Julian
    Published: Australian Science Archives Project, Canberra, 1995
    Series: Recovering Science: Strategies and Models for the Past, Present and Future: Proceedings of a Conference Held at the University of Melbourne, October 1992, 83-86
  24. The Boffins of Botany Bay: Radar at the University of Sydney, 1939-1945
    Macleod, Roy
    Published: 1999
    Series: Historical Records of Australian Science, 12, 4, 411-493
  25. Gillmor, C. Stewart
    Published: 2000
    Series: Pacific Circle Bulletin, 6, 17-20
  26. University Science Teaching. in University of Sydney Record of Jubilee Celebrations
    David, T. W. E.
    Published: W. Brooks & Co, Sydney, 1903
  27. Sydney: the Making of a Public University
    Horne, Julia and Sherington, Geoffrey
    Published: Miegunyah Press, Melbourne, 2012
  28. Technology in Australia 1788-1988
    Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering
    Published: Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 2000
  29. Biographical Memoir: Gavin Brown AO MA (StAnd) PhD (Newcastle, UK) HonLLD (StAnd & Dundee) FAA Corr FRSE FRSN 1942-2010
    Anon
    Published: 2011
    Series: Journal & Proceedings of the Royal Society of New South Wales, 144, 46-7

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  1. Some annals of the University of Sydney, 1850-1975 / [University of Sydney]
    University of Sydney
    [ Book, Government publication : 1975 ]
    At 3 libraries
    Some annals of the University of Sydney, 1850-1975 / [University of Sydney]
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  2. The University of Sydney, 1850-1975 : some history in pictures to mark the 125th year of its incorporation / chosen and annotated by G. L. Fischer
    University of Sydney
    [ Book : 1975-1986 ]
    At 39 libraries
    The University of Sydney, 1850-1975 : some history in pictures to mark the 125th year of its incorporation / chosen and annotated by G. L. Fischer
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  3. Some annals of the University of Sydney, 1850-1952
    University of Sydney
    [ Book : 1952-1960 ]
    At 7 libraries
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  4. Some annals of the University of Sydney, 1850-1967
    University of Sydney
    [ Book : 1967 ]
    At 3 libraries
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  5. University of Sydney papers, 1850-1884
    University of Sydney
    [ Unpublished : 1850-1884 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  6. Australia's first : a pictorial history of the University of Sydney 1850-1990 / Kenneth Cable, Clifford Turney, Ursula Bygott
    Cable, K. J. (Kenneth James), 1929-2003
    [ Book : 1994 ]
    At 10 libraries
    Australia's first : a pictorial history of the University of Sydney 1850-1990 / Kenneth Cable, Clifford Turney, Ursula Bygott
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  7. Australia's first university : since 1850 / the University of Sydney
    University of Sydney
    [ Book : 2002 ]
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  8. Celebration of the centenary of the passing the Act of incorporation of 1850 to incorporate and endow the University of Sydney, Friday, October 6, 1950
    University of Sydney
    [ Book : 1950 ]
    At University of Sydney
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  9. Founding fathers of the University of Sydney : a gallerie of the first Fellows of the Senate, academic and other officers, with accompanying notes in the style of John Aubrey / [compiled by G.L. Fischer]
    Fischer, G. L
    [ Book : 1974 ]
    At 9 libraries
    Founding fathers of the University of Sydney : a gallerie of the first Fellows of the Senate, academic and other officers, with accompanying notes in the style of John Aubrey / [compiled by G.L. Fischer]
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  10. Research : the University of Sydney
    University of Sydney
    [ Book : 1994 ]
    At State Library of QLD
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  1. University of Western Sydney, Archives
    ... resource of the University of Western Sydney, its predecessors, local communities and those people and ... organisations with which it has had a close association. The University of Western Sydney has a unique and ...
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  2. Franklin, Stella Maria Sarah Miles (-1954)
    Writer; Author; Maker; ; Textile Artist / Fashion Designer; (ANZSIC code: 9002; 9002; Playwright; Adjudicator
    ... Baillieu Library Print Collection, University of Melbourne, Vic. ... Brent of Bin Bin, 1879-1954 ... return to Australia in 1932 she entered the Sydney literary scene enthusiastically and had many of her ... of her ageing mother, Miles Franklin became a major personality on the Sydney literary scene ...
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  3. University of Sydney, (Campanile Committee)
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    [ Poster, chart, other : 1973-1974 ]
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    [ Poster, chart, other : 2015 ]
  3. The University of Sydney : open day
    University of S ...
    [ Poster, chart, other : 1973 ]
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    [ Photograph : 1950 ]
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    [ Photograph : 1980 ]
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    Jackson, Max
    [ Photograph : 1968 ]
  1. No. XXXI. An Act to Incorporate and Endow the University of Sydney. [Assented to, 1st October, 1850.]
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Friday 11 October 1850 [Issue No.119] p 103

    Government Gazette Proclamations And Legislation

    ... No. 31. 14° VICTORLE. A.D. 1850. No. XXXI. An Act to Incorporate and Endow the University of Sydney ... " The University of Sydney," by which name such Body Politic shall have perpetual succession, and shall ... 3687 words
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  2. HISTORY B (HISTORY OF AUSTRALIA AND THE PACIFIC SINCE 1850)
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Friday 13 January 1967 [Issue No.4] p 245

    Government Gazette Notices

    ... —Appears fortnightly, pub by Department of External Studies, Sydney University Fundamental Principles—It is ... HISTORY B (HISTORY OF AUSTRALIA AND THE PACIFIC SINCE 1850) One three-hour paper divided into two ... 2844 words
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  3. TRAINEESHIPS—SYDNEY UNIVERSITY.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 24 December 1948 [Issue No.164 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 3516

    Government Gazette Notices

    ... , where appropriate, and b© qualified for admission to the University of Sydney as matriculated students ... TRAINEESHIPS—SYDNEY UNIVERSITY. IT is anticipated that vacancies will occur for the undermentioned ... 671 words
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  1. University of Sydney
    University of Sydney
    Created by hmack272, 1 item.

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  2. Department of Social Studies, University of Sydney
    Department of Social Studies, University of Sydney
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    Miss Norma Parker

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  3. KEEP, John Malcolm, 1921-1996, Professor of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney.
    KEEP, John Malcolm, 1921-1996, Professor of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney.
    Created by markauturnbull, 5 items.

    Son of John Leonard Keep, married Betty Louise Relf, daughter of Sqdn.Ldr. A.J. RELF and the Kate Mrs Relf of Melbourne.

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  1. University of Sydney, general plan, 1920, [3] Walter Burley Griffin
    Griffin, Walter Burley, 1876-1937
    [ Map : 1914 ]
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    University of Sydney, general plan, 1920, [3] Walter Burley Griffin
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  2. University of Sydney, general plan, 1920, [1] Walter Burley Griffin
    Griffin, Walter Burley, 1876-1937
    [ Map : 1914 ]
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    University of Sydney, general plan, 1920, [1] Walter Burley Griffin
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  3. University of Sydney, general plan, 1920, [4] Walter Burley Griffin
    Griffin, Walter Burley, 1876-1937
    [ Photograph, Map : 1920 ]
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  1. University of Sydney Waterski and Wakeboard Club
    University of Sydney. Waterski and Wakeboard Club
    [ Archived website, Published : 2002 ]
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    At 3 libraries
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  2. Friends of the Sydney University Library Correspondence
    Friends of the Sydney University Library
    [ Unpublished : 1962 ]
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  3. Sydney University jubilee celebrations 1852-1902 : [a collection of ephemera]
    University of Sydney
    [ Published : 1902 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  1. University of Western Sydney law review
    University of Western Sydney (2001). School of Law
    [ Periodical : 2001-2019 ]
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    At 22 libraries
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  2. Record (University of Sydney. Archives)
    University of Sydney. Archives
    [ Periodical : 1973-2019 ]
    At 15 libraries
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  3. Faculty of Agriculture handbook (1990)
    University of Sydney. Faculty of Agriculture
    [ Periodical : 1900-2019 ]
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    At 10 libraries
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  4. The arts journal of the University of Sydney
    University of Sydney. Faculty of Arts
    [ Periodical : 1918-1937 ]
    At 6 libraries
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  1. The University of Sydney : its history and progress / Robert A. Dallen
    Dallen, Robert A. (Robert Ambrose)
    [ Book : 1914-1925 ]
    Languages: English;Undetermined, [1 other]
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    At 26 libraries
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  2. Proceedings (Institute of Criminology)
    University of Sydney. Institute of Criminology
    [ Periodical, Conference Proceedings : 1967-1988 ]
    At 27 libraries
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  3. University of Sydney sketchbook / text by Tess van Sommers ; drawings by Allan Gamble
    Van Sommers, Tess, 1919-2011
    [ Book : 1977 ]
    At 24 libraries
    University of Sydney sketchbook / text by Tess van Sommers ; drawings by Allan Gamble
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  4. The University of Sydney : its history and progress illustrated / Robert A. Dallen
    Dallen, Robert A. (Robert Ambrose)
    [ Book : 1914 ]
    At 24 libraries
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  1. University of Sydney opens new mathematics research institute
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Radio National
    [ Sound : 2018 ]
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    At ABC Radio National
    University of Sydney opens new mathematics research institute
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  2. University of Sydney program to help support children of cancer patients
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. News
    [ Sound : 2014 ]
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    University of Sydney program to help support children of cancer patients
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  3. University of Sydney considers radical restructure proposals
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Radio National
    [ Sound : 2015 ]
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    University of Sydney considers radical restructure proposals
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  4. Sydney University record
    Johnston, Norman
    [ Sound : 1980 ]
    At University of Sydney
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  1. THE UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 16 August 1919 p 16 Article
    ... THE UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY. Villen in 1&JO the University bf Sydnc; was incorporated by an Act which ... Sydney graduate but to the gradu-ate of any University In thc world. It is not merely thnt he puts the ... 1135 words
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  2. SYDNEY UNIVERSITY
    The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate (Parramatta, NSW : 1888 - 1950) Wednesday 1 February 1950 p 2 Article
    ... Sydney," a regular weekly programme revealing the history of the city's' landmarks. In the University ... SYDNEY UNIVERSITY As a tribute to the Sydney University's centenary being celebrated this year 2CH ... 104 words
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  3. UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Thursday 3 June 1897 p 7 Article
    ... UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY. Ve Ilhave received from Messrs. Angus and RIolbertson,lrinters iond ... publishers to the Ulniversi ty of Sydney (Messrs.. . Vnl(h andt Sons, pIublishers for Tasmania) the ... 468 words
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