Dunphy, Myles (1891-1985)

Also known as
Dunphy, Myles J. (1891-1985)
Dunphy, Myles Joseph
Dunphy, Myles Joseph (1891-1985)
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Conservationist; Architect
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Myles Joseph Dunphy (1891-1985), architect and conservationist, was born on 19 October 1891 in South Melbourne, eldest of seven children of Irish-born Myles Arthur Dunphy, draper, and his wife Margaret...

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Myles Dunphy (1891-1985) was a lecturer in building construction and history at Sydney Technical College 1921-1970s. He encouraged students to develop a love of the Australian bush through bushwalking, and influenced many leading Sydney architects of the late 1950s and 1960s.

Myles Dunphy (1891-1985), lecturer in building construction and history at Sydney Technical College 1921-1970s; encouraged students to develop a love of the Australian bush through bushwalking. Architects exposed to his ideas included Sydney Ancher, Colin Madigan, Russell Jack, Keith Cottier, Colin James, Terry Dorrough and Bruce Rickard. Sources—Peter Meredith, 1999, Myles and Milo, Sydney: Allen and Unwin—Jennifer Taylor, 1990, Australian Architecture Since 1960, Canberra: RAIA.—Philip Goad, 2001, New Directions in Australian Architecture, Sydney:

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Myles Dunphy, the founding secretary of the National Parks and Primitive Areas Council of New South Wales from 1933 until 1965 when the body ceased work, was a counsellor on the Geographic Names Board of New South Wales and taught in the School of Architecture, Sydney Technical College.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Dunphy, Myles Joseph
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science

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  1. [Myles Dunphy : Art & Artist Files (Australia and New Zealand)]
    Dunphy, Myles, 1891-1985
    [ Book : 1900 ]
    At Nat Gall Aus Res
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 195,845.219)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 195,845.219)

  2. Interview with Myles Dunphy by Maryanne Quinn
    Dunphy, Myles, 1891-1985
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    Interview with Myles Dunphy by Maryanne Quinn
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 148,648.188)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 148,648.188)

  3. Papers
    Dunphy, Myles, 1891-1985
    [ Unpublished : 1934-1980 ]
    At State Library VIC
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 146,202.047)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 146,202.047)

  4. Map of territory crossed by us on Monday Oct. 12th 1914 / Myles J. Dunphy
    Dunphy, Myles, 1891-1985
    [ Map : 1914 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 142,712.094)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 142,712.094)

  5. Myles Joseph Dunphy, 'The incidence of major parklands in NSW', January 1979
    Dunphy, Myles, 1891-1985
    [ Unpublished : 1979 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 116,573.203)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 116,573.203)

  6. M.J.D : my book : Roy Davies
    Davies, Roy, 1897-1979
    [ Poster, chart, other : 1900 ]
    Possibly online
    At Flinders University
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 115,359.625)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 115,359.625)

  7. The Gridiron, Upper Kowmung River / M. J. D
    Dunphy, Myles, 1891-1985
    [ Map : 1914 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 109,995.969)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 109,995.969)

  8. The Gridiron and Tuglow Caves [Myles J. Dunphy]
    Dunphy, Myles, 1891-1985
    [ Map : 1928 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 106,901.742)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 106,901.742)

  9. Myles Dunphy papers mainly relating to the bushwalking conservation movement, 1905-1984
    Dunphy, Myles, 1891-1985
    [ Photograph : 1905-1982 ]
    View online
    At State Library of NSW
    Myles Dunphy papers mainly relating to the bushwalking conservation movement, 1905-1984
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 103,544.031)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 103,544.031)

  10. A collection of representative works, the reinforced concrete work and general construction of which were designed by and built under the supervision of the late Arthur John Hart ... 1921
    Dunphy, Myles, 1891-1985
    [ Photograph : 1921 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 87,282.43)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 87,282.43)

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Resources about Myles Dunphy (26)

  1. [Myles Dunphy : Art & Artist Files (Australia and New Zealand)]
    Dunphy, Myles, 1891-1985
    [ Book : 1900 ]
    At Nat Gall Aus Res
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 195,920.141)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 195,920.141)

  2. Interview with Myles Dunphy by Maryanne Quinn
    Dunphy, Myles, 1891-1985
    [ Sound ]
    View online
    At Blue Mountains
    Interview with Myles Dunphy by Maryanne Quinn
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 148,587.578)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 148,587.578)

  3. Papers
    Dunphy, Myles, 1891-1985
    [ Unpublished : 1934-1980 ]
    At State Library VIC
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 145,785.188)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 145,785.188)

  4. Map of territory crossed by us on Monday Oct. 12th 1914 / Myles J. Dunphy
    Dunphy, Myles, 1891-1985
    [ Map : 1914 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 142,240.469)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 142,240.469)

  5. Myles Joseph Dunphy, 'The incidence of major parklands in NSW', January 1979
    Dunphy, Myles, 1891-1985
    [ Unpublished : 1979 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 115,956.359)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 115,956.359)

  6. M.J.D : my book : Roy Davies
    Davies, Roy, 1897-1979
    [ Poster, chart, other : 1900 ]
    Possibly online
    At Flinders University
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 115,205.812)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 115,205.812)

  7. The Gridiron, Upper Kowmung River / M. J. D
    Dunphy, Myles, 1891-1985
    [ Map : 1914 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 109,481.289)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 109,481.289)

  8. The Gridiron and Tuglow Caves [Myles J. Dunphy]
    Dunphy, Myles, 1891-1985
    [ Map : 1928 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 106,188.289)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 106,188.289)

  9. Myles Dunphy papers mainly relating to the bushwalking conservation movement, 1905-1984
    Dunphy, Myles, 1891-1985
    [ Photograph : 1905-1982 ]
    View online
    At State Library of NSW
    Myles Dunphy papers mainly relating to the bushwalking conservation movement, 1905-1984
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 102,752.43)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 102,752.43)

  10. John Merewether - letter, 15 Feb. 1977, received from Myles Dunphy
    Merewether, John
    [ Unpublished : 1977 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 101,669.797)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 101,669.797)

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  1. Dunphy, Milo (1921-1996)
    Architect;
    ... . Milo Dunphy (1921-1996) was born in Sydney and trained in bushcrafts by his father Myles. He gained a ... Milo Dunphy was a Sydney architect and one of the pioneers of NSW's nature conservation movement ...
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  2. Spooner, Peter (1919-2014)
    Architect; ; Architect / Interior Architect / Landscape Architect
    ... Dunphy, Myles ... Spooner was an architect, graduating from Sydney Technical College with the conservationist Myles ... Dunphy. His career migrated toward landscape architecture after 1954 and became involved in highway ...
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  3. Palmer, Ethleen Mary (1906-1958)
    Artist; ; Printmaker; Painter; Commercial Artist; 6924
    ... Dunphy, Myles ... Hoff and Phyllis Shillito; she also took architectural drawing classes under Myles Dunphy at Sydney ...
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    Myles Dunphy papers mainly relating to the bushwalking conservation movement, 1905-1984
  2. M.J.D : my book : Roy Davies
    Davies, Roy, 18 ...
    [ Poster, chart, other : 1900 ]
  3. Herbert R. Gallop in October 1914 [ ...
    Dunphy, Myles, ...
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    Herbert R. Gallop in October 1914 [photograph]
  4. A collection of representative work ...
    Dunphy, Myles, ...
    [ Photograph : 1921 ]
  5. Boxes 41-60: Myles Dunphy lantern s ...
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    [ Photograph : 1930 ]
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    [ Art work, Map : 1984 ]
  1. FROM EVERYWHERE.
    Glen Innes Examiner (NSW : 1908 - 1954) Thursday 28 May 1931 p 6 Article
    ... FROM EVERYWHERE. At the Paddington Court Myles Dunphy (72), was found guilty of having drawn three ... 479 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,013.215)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,013.215)

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    Jerilderie Herald and Urana Advertiser (NSW : 1898 - 1958) Thursday 4 June 1931 p 3 Article
    ... At Paddington court on Thurs-day, Myles Dunphy, 72 years, was found guilty of having drawn three ... 57 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 516.434)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 516.434)

  3. Warden's Court. Before Mr. Warden James J.P.
    Murrumburrah Signal and County of Harden Advocate (NSW : 1881 - 1947) Monday 9 September 1912 p 2 Article
    ... inquiry was -held into a complaint by Myles Dunphy asking that authority to "enter -Private Dand at ... yles Dunphy . stated he was a salesman and property owned and resided at Walleii-been. He went out to ... 753 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 441.21)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 441.21)

  1. WILD FLOWERS AND NATIVE PLANTS PROTECTION ACT, 1927. APPOINTMENT OF HONORARY RANGERS.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 22 November 1929 [Issue No.148] p 4692

    Government Gazette Appointments And Employment

    ... , Goulburn. George Percival Sherringham, Esquire, Mascot, Burns street, Campsie. Myles Joseph D'unphy ... 99 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 48.423)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 48.423)

  2. NOTICE APPOINTING TRUSTEES UNDER THE CROWN LANDS CONSOLIDATION ACT, 1913
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 6 November 1959 [Issue No.129] p 3397

    Government Gazette Notices

    ... Lands Consolidation Act, 1913,. Myles Joseph Dunphy, John Yeaman and Harold Arthur MacLeod Morgan are ... 104 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47.758)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47.758)

  3. BOARD OF ARCHITECTS OF NEW SOUTH WALES. APPOINTMENTS.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 15 November 1946 [Issue No.130] p 2639

    Government Gazette Appointments And Employment

    ... -President of the New South Wales Chapter of the Royal Australian. Institute of Architects. Mr. Myles Joseph ... . Dunphy to be an ex-offieio member of the Board of Architects of New South Wales during the time he ... 119 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 40.179)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 40.179)

  1. M. J. Dunphy maps of Gangerang, Kosciuszko and Kiandra
    [ Map ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 215.288)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 215.288)

  2. Blue Mountains National Park : incl. Kanangra-Boyd & Abercrombie River National Parks / Hema Maps
    Dunphy, Myles
    [ Map : 2007 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 59.689)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 59.689)

  3. Map of Heathcote State Park, New South Wales / compiled by Harry Forbes
    Forbes, Harry G
    [ Map : 1971 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.278)

    This resource may be of limited relevance to your query (score: 0.278)

  1. Emanuel
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  2. Family Maps
    Family Maps
    Created by mighty2022, 1 item.

    Locations where family members lived

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  3. George Caley
    George Caley
    Created by ironbark, 6 items.

    List of resources about botanist George Caley especially those relating to the area around Wollondilly

    This resource may have relevance to your query (score: 0.088)

    This resource may have relevance to your query (score: 0.088)

  1. Dunphy, Myles J., 1969
    [ Unpublished : 1969 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 810.264)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 810.264)

  2. [Biographical cuttings on Myles Joseph Dunphy, conservationist, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 708.814)

  3. ' Macquarie / Journals of his tours / Extracts and comments by Myles J. Dunphy '
    [ Unpublished : 1965 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 538.872)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 538.872)

  1. Myles Dunphy: people in conservation
    Somerville, Jim
    Heritage (Australian Heritage Society)
    [ Article : 1983 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 877.054)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 877.054)

  2. The life and walks of Myles Dunphy [Profile of bushwalker and conservationist, Myles Dunphy]
    Meredith, Peter
    Wild (Prahran, Vic)
    [ Article : 2005 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 839.162)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 839.162)

  3. Myles Dunphy-TAFE teacher and conservationist
    N.S.W. Teachers' Federation; Janine Kitson, Janine Kitson
    Education : journal of the N.S.W. Public School Teachers Federation.
    [ Article : 2015 ]
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    At Trove DigitalLibrary
    Myles Dunphy-TAFE teacher and conservationist
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 644.622)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 644.622)

  4. Georges River Rehabilitation Project 3 (Lime Kiln Bay Reserve and Myles Dunphy Reserve Rehabilitation)
    [ Data set ]
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    At ANDS
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 592.386)

  1. The Wisdom Interviews: Dexter Dunphy
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Radio National
    [ Sound : 2002 ]
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    At ABC Radio National
    The Wisdom Interviews: Dexter Dunphy
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  2. Sustainable Development
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Radio National
    [ Sound : 2001-2003 ]
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    At ABC Radio National
    Sustainable Development
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  3. Men of the Mountains
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Radio National
    [ Sound : 1999 ]
    View online
    At ABC Radio National
    Men of the Mountains
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    This resource may have relevance to your query (score: 0.505)

  4. Alex Colley interviewed by Gregg Borschmann in the Environmental awareness in Australia oral history project
    Colley, Alex, 1909-
    [ Sound : 1993-1994 ]
    At National Library
    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: 0.051)

    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: 0.051)

  1. Myles Dunphy and William Cuneo, two misguided nomenclaturists of the Blue Mountains
    Smith, Jim
    [ Book : 2006 ]
    Possibly online
    At AIATSIS Collections
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 653.44)

  2. The architect
    Royal Australian Institute of Architects. W.A. Chapter
    [ Book : 1957-2007 ]
    At 2 libraries
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  3. Victorian Historical Journal : 221 Volume 56 (4), 1985
    Royal Historical Society of Victoria
    [ Book : 1985 ]
    At RHSV Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 58.059)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 58.059)

  4. Part A: Bookplates filed alphabetically by the owner of the bookplate, "A to O", 1891-1935
    [ Art work, Book : 1891-1935 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 54.492)