Hill, Gerald, (Gerald F) (1880-1954)

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Hill, G. F. (1880-1954)
Hill, G. F. (Gerald F) (1880-1954)
Hill, Gerald (1880-1954)
Hill, Gerald F. (1880-1954)
Hill, Gerald Freer (1880-1954)
Field of activity
Naturalist; Entomologist
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Biographies

Gerald Hill was Naturalist to the Commonwealth Government Exploration Party, Central Australia and Northern Territory from 1911 to 1912. His research focused on mosquitoes and this led him to various positions including one at Australian Institute of Tropical Medicine, Townsville (1919-1922). He also became the first entomologist appointed to the CSIR, where he worked from 1928 to 1941. In this period he turned his focus to the study of termites.

  • Career position - Government Entomologist of the Northern Territory
  • Career position - Walter and Eliza Hall Institute Fellow of Veterinary Science
  • Taxonomy event - He was honoured by J.H. Maiden with the naming of Eucalyptus hillii Maiden (= E. oligantha Schau. (1843))
  • Career position - Entomologist to the Australian Institute of Tropical Medicine, Townsville
  • Career position - Entomologist to the National Museum of Victoria
  • Career position - Entomologist to the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research
  • Taxonomy event - Eucalyptus apodophylla Blakely & Jacobs. Hill was joint collector of the type
  • Taxonomy event - Eucalyptus nesophila Blakeley. Hill collected the type

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Hill, Gerald Freer
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Obituary: Gerald Freer Hill
    Gay, F. J.
    Published: 1954
    Series: Australian Journal of Science, 16, 5, 182
  3. Bibliography of Australian Entomology, 1775-1930
    Musgrave, A.
    Published: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales., Sydney, 1932
  4. The Study of Australian Eucalypts
    McCarthy, Gavan; Smith, Ailie; Moje, Christine; Rigby, Rebecca
    Published: eScholarship Research Centre, 2013

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  1. On McArthur River, Northern Territory, 1911
    Hill, Gerald (Gerald F.), 1880-1954
    [ Photograph : 1911 ]
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    On McArthur River, Northern Territory, 1911
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  2. Photograph of a photograph of a rock crushing plant, Northern Territory, ca. 1912, [2]
    Hill, Gerald (Gerald F.), 1880-1954
    [ Photograph : 1911 ]
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    Photograph of a photograph of a rock crushing plant, Northern Territory, ca. 1912, [2]
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  3. Aboriginal Mission, Northern Territory, 1911
    Hill, Gerald (Gerald F.), 1880-1954
    [ Photograph : 1911 ]
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    Aboriginal Mission, Northern Territory, 1911
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  4. Oskar Liebler, and his wife sitting on a camel, surrounded by Aboriginal children at Hermannsburg Mission, MacDonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, 1911
    Hill, Gerald (Gerald F.), 1880-1954
    [ Photograph : 1911 ]
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    Oskar Liebler, and his wife sitting on a camel, surrounded by Aboriginal children at Hermannsburg Mission, MacDonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, 1911
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  5. Horse and rider crossing a shallow river, Northern Territory, ca. 1912
    Hill, Gerald (Gerald F.), 1880-1954
    [ Photograph : 1912 ]
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    Horse and rider crossing a shallow river, Northern Territory, ca. 1912
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  6. Eucalyptus trees, Northern Territory, ca. 1912, [2]
    Hill, Gerald (Gerald F.), 1880-1954
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    Eucalyptus trees, Northern Territory, ca. 1912, [2]
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  7. A horse standing in front of a hay stack, Northern Territory, ca. 1912
    Hill, Gerald (Gerald F.), 1880-1954
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    A horse standing in front of a hay stack, Northern Territory, ca. 1912
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  8. Three Aboriginal women and a man at Hermannsburg Mission, MacDonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, Central Australia, 1911
    Hill, Gerald (Gerald F.), 1880-1954
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    Three Aboriginal women and a man at Hermannsburg Mission, MacDonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, Central Australia, 1911
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  9. Scrubland, Northern Territory, ca. 1912
    Hill, Gerald (Gerald F.), 1880-1954
    [ Photograph : 1912 ]
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    Scrubland, Northern Territory, ca. 1912
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  10. Aboriginal man wearing a headdress and armbands, McArthur River region, Northern Territory, 1911
    Hill, Gerald (Gerald F.), 1880-1954
    [ Photograph : 1911 ]
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    Aboriginal man wearing a headdress and armbands, McArthur River region, Northern Territory, 1911
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  1. Gerald Freer Hill (1880-1954) / by Bruce W. Strong
    Strong, B. W
    [ Book : 2016 ]
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    Gerald Freer Hill (1880-1954) / by Bruce W. Strong
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  2. Henry Vere Barclay photographs taken during survey expeditions in the Northern Territory, ca. 1889-1912
    Barclay, H. Vere (Henry Vere)
    [ Photograph : 1912 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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    ... Board, Ruby Willmet (1880-1963) ... 1880, at Gunning, New South Wales, the only child of Peter Board and his wife Jessie Allen, née Bowes ... 1960, Ruby Board lived at the Mowll Memorial Village, Castle Hill, until she had a fall in December ...
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  2. University of Sydney (1850-)
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  3. Gilmore, Mary, (Dame) (1865-1962)
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  1. BROKEN HILL WATER SUPPLY. DEFINING THE WATER DISTRICT. PROCLAMATION
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 24 March 1916 [Issue No.54] p 1736

    Government Gazette Proclamations And Legislation

    ... BROKEN HILL WATER SUPPLY. Defining the Water District. PROCLAMATION Nfw South Wales, to wit, (L ... , shall define the boundaries of the water district: Now, therefore, I, Sir Gerald Strickland, Count della ... 504 words
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  2. AUSTRALIAN IMPERIAL FORCE. A.I.F. LISTS 430-431.
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Thursday 1 May 1919 [Issue No.49] p 585

    Government Gazette Appointments And Employment

    ... Lieutenant on probation in the A.I.F., 4th January, 1919. Hill, No. 2012 Sergeant Alfred Robert James, late ... Lieutenant on probation in the A.I.F., 3rd January, 1919. Chambers, No. 152 Corporal CyriT Bertram Gerald ... 8639 words
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  3. RESCISSION OF RESERVATION AT PARRAMATTA RIVER, PARISH OF HUNTER'S HILL, COUNTY OF CUMBERLAND.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Wednesday 27 January 1886 [Issue No.50] p 599

    Government Gazette Notices

    ... RIVER, PARISH OF HUNTER'S HILL, COUNT? OF CUMBERLAND. OTICE is hereby given that application has been ... . GERALD SPRING. Registra tion No. Ms. 85-23869 S.P. No. i860 Name of Applicant. William Alston Hutch inson ... 242 words
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  1. The best of Gerald Finzi / Gerald Finzi
    Finzi, Gerald, 1901-1956
    [ Sound : 2008 ]
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  2. Here in the quiet hills : song / words by P.J. O'Reilly ; music by Gerald Carne
    Carne, Gerald
    [ Printed music : 1921 ]
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    Here in the quiet hills : song / words by P.J. O'Reilly ; music by Gerald Carne
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  3. To a poet : six songs for low voice and piano / words by various poets ; music by Gerald Finzi
    Finzi, Gerald, 1901-1956
    [ Printed music : 1965 ]
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  4. To a poet : six songs for low voice and piano / words by various poets ; music by Gerald Finzi
    Finzi, Gerald, 1901-1956
    [ Printed music : 1965 ]
    At State Library of QLD
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  1. AMUSEMENTS. Fitz-Gerald's Circus[?]
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Friday 15 January 1904 p 4 Article
    ... AMUSEMENTS. PHz-Qerald's Circus. THH opening programme ol Fitz-Gerald Brotbors' clrcoB, which ... , " Dying to Save tho OolorB" (introduc-ing tho war horse St, Just, enacted by Mr Walter F Ht leon and ... 263 words
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  2. ACTION AGAINST MR. F. GERALD.
    South Australian Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1895) Saturday 23 January 1892 p 12 Article
    ... ACTION AGAINST MR, F. GERALD. In the Local Court on Monday, before Mr. Commissioner Russell, Mr ... . Frank Gerald, of the theatrical firm of Gerald & Duff, was sued by Mrs. Kate Stubbs Phillips, of the ... 686 words
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  3. GERALD'S FOUR-LEAVED SHAMROCK.
    Burra Record (SA : 1878 - 1954) Friday 13 January 1882 p 1 Article
    ... -room to its sole other occupant, Grace's cousin Gerald, a slender fair-haired lad of about fourteen, who ... smooth' bis f£th should be made in the event bfiusmariikge with Miss Blake, whose higher birth wa ... 4501 words
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  1. My family and other animals, Gerald Durrell
    Durrell, Gerald, 1925-1995
    [ Book, Audio book : 1900-2019 ]
    Languages: English;Swedish, [1 other]
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  2. Element : the Photography Of Gerald Hill
    Hill, Gerald
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    Element : the Photography Of Gerald Hill
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  3. Poems, by the Rev. Gerald Fitz-Gerald, D.D.S.F.T.C.D. and Professor of Hebrew in the University of Dublin. Now first collected in one volume, revised and improved by the author
    Fitzgerald, Gerald, 1739 or 1740-1819
    [ Book : 1797 ]
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  4. Pleasant Hill and its Shakers / by Thomas D. Clark and F. Gerald Ham
    Clark, Thomas Dionysius, 1903-
    [ Book : 1968 ]
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  1. Supple
    Supple
    Created by EHegarty, 142 items.

    Gerald Henry Supple

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  2. Jay, South Australia
    Jay, South Australia
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    death notice for wife of Gerald Jay

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  3. KEMPE G S
    KEMPE G S
    Created by Helen.Kempe, 232 items.

    Gerald Stuart Kempe arrived Australia 1870.

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  1. Henry F. Halloran survey roughs, Marrickville, 1884-1911
    Halloran, Henry Ferdinand
    [ Map : 1884-1911 ]
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  2. Toorak Teachers' College
    Morris, Peter
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  3. Map of Arabia and the Persian Gulf / compiled by Capt. F. F. Hunter, I. A., Survey of India, 1908
    Great Britain. War Office. General Staff. Geographical Section
    [ Government publication, Map : 1916-1930 ]
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  1. MEN LOST IN RABAUL Hon. Gerald George Hogan
    Pacific islands monthly : PIM.
    [ Article : 1945 ]
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    MEN LOST IN RABAUL Hon. Gerald George Hogan
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  2. War Honours for the A.I.F
    Australia. High Commission (Great Britain)
    Anzac bulletin : issued to members of the Australian Imperial Forces in Great Britain and France by authority of the High Commissioner for Australia.
    [ Article : 1916-1918 ]
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  3. HUNTERS HILL
    Wise's New South Wales post office directory.
    [ Article : 1922 ]
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    HUNTERS HILL
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  4. War Honours for the A.I.F
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