Kenyon, A. S. (Alfred Stephen) (1867-1943)

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Kenyon, A. S. (1867-1943)
Kenyon, Alfred Stephen (1867-1943)
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Engineer; Ethnologist; Historian; Agricultural engineer
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Alfred Stephen Kenyon (1867-1943), engineer, ethnologist and historian, was born on 7 December 1867 at Homebush, Victoria, third son of Alfred Henderson Kenyon, storekeeper from Manchester, England,...

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Alfred Kenyon was a Victorian public servant from 1887. Positions he held included Engineer in Charge of Town Water Supplies, Engineer for Agriculture and Engineer in Charge of Water Supply, North-west Mallee. Kenyon was involved in opening up the northern and western Mallee and extending the districts irrigated from the Murray. From November 1932 to January 1935 Kenyon was Commissioner of the State Rivers and Water Supply Commission. He is noted for his pioneer studies in ethnology of Victorian Aborigines and pastoral history.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Kenyon, Alfred Stephen
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Obituary: Alfred Stephen Kenyon, MIE Aust
    Published: 1943
    Series: Australian Journal of Science, 6, 1, 28-29
  3. Kenyon, Alfred Stephen (1867-1943), engineer, ethnologist and historian
    McNicoll, Ronald
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1983
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 9, 572-573
  4. Extracts From the Diary of Dr Neumayer, in His 'The Story of the Mallee'
    Kenyon, A. S.
    Published: 1914
    Series: Victorian Historical Magazine, 4, 64-70

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  1. [Talk on A. S. Kenyon]
    Kenyon, A. S. (Alfred Stephen), 1867-1943
    [ Sound ]
    At State Library VIC
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  2. Works of A. S. Kenyon : articles and pamphlets
    Kenyon, A. S. (Alfred Stephen), 1867-1943
    [ Book : 1942 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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    Kenyon, A. S. (Alfred Stephen), 1867-1943
    [ Unpublished : 1924-1935 ]
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  4. Papers
    Kenyon, A. S. (Alfred Stephen), 1867-1943
    [ Unpublished : 1905-1942 ]
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  5. Papers of Alfred Stephen Kenyon
    Kenyon, A. S. (Alfred Stephen), 1867-1943
    [ Unpublished : 1857-1910 ]
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  6. Papers
    Kenyon, A. S. (Alfred Stephen), 1867-1943
    [ Unpublished : 1905-1934 ]
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    [ Unpublished : 1916-1920 ]
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  8. [Archives]
    Kenyon, A. S. (Alfred Stephen), 1867-1943
    [ Unpublished : 1905-1942 ]
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    Kenyon, A. S. (Alfred Stephen), 1867-1943
    [ Unpublished : 1930-1939 ]
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  10. Kenyon historical press cuttings : 1908-1942
    Kenyon, A. S. (Alfred Stephen), 1867-1943
    [ Book, Microform : 1991 ]
    At State Library VIC
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  1. [Talk on A. S. Kenyon]
    Kenyon, A. S. (Alfred Stephen), 1867-1943
    [ Sound ]
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  2. Works of A. S. Kenyon : articles and pamphlets
    Kenyon, A. S. (Alfred Stephen), 1867-1943
    [ Book : 1942 ]
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    Kenyon, A. S. (Alfred Stephen), 1867-1943
    [ Unpublished : 1924-1935 ]
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  4. Papers
    Kenyon, A. S. (Alfred Stephen), 1867-1943
    [ Unpublished : 1905-1942 ]
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  5. Catalogue of the ethnological museum of Mr A. S. Kenyon / C. F. Laseron, Fine Art Auctioneer
    [ Book : 1935 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
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  6. [Biographical cuttings on A. S. Kenyon, engineer and historian, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
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  7. Papers of Alfred Stephen Kenyon
    Kenyon, A. S. (Alfred Stephen), 1867-1943
    [ Unpublished : 1857-1910 ]
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  8. Papers
    Kenyon, A. S. (Alfred Stephen), 1867-1943
    [ Unpublished : 1905-1934 ]
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    [ Unpublished : 1916-1920 ]
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    Kenyon, A. S. (Alfred Stephen), 1867-1943
    [ Unpublished : 1930-1939 ]
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  1. MR. A. S. KENYON.
    The Twofold Bay Magnet : and South Coast and Southern Monaro Advertiser (NSW : 1908 - 1919) Monday 28 March 1910 p 3 Article
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  2. A PASTORAL HISTORIAN PASSES: Tribute to Mr. Alfred Stephen Kenyon
    The Australasian (Melbourne, Vic. : 1864 - 1946) Saturday 29 May 1943 p 29 Article Illustrated
    ... at Homebush (V) in 1867. He was 4th child of Mr A. H. Kenyon, who came from Manchester. In 1875 Mr ... A PASTORAL HISTORIAN PASSES: Tribute to Mr. Alfred Stephen Kenyon By R.V.B. Few men were more ... 1106 words
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  3. DEATH OF MR A. S. KENYON
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 15 May 1943 p 4 Article Illustrated
    ... Public Library. Born in December, 1867, at Home-bush, Victoria, Mr Kenyon was educated at St Stephen ... DEATH OF MR A. S. KENYON The death took place last night at his home at Heidelberg of Mr Alfred ... 392 words
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  1. REGISTER OF MEDICAL PRACTITIONERS FOR 1920.S
    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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    ... .Surg. Edin., 1882. Lie. Fac. Phys. Surg. G-las., 1867; Lie. B. Coll. Phys. Edin., 1867. M.B., Mast. Surg ... .D., 1888, Univ. Aberd. M.B., Mast. Surg., 1899, Univ. Edin. L.S.A., Lond., 1884. j M.R.C.S., Eng., 1887. M ... 40880 words
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  2. Government Gazette Appointments and Employment
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Friday 20 October 1899 [Issue No.843 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 7953

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    ... G., of Nyngan; Casey James, of Piney Range, near Grenfell; Caspersonn Edward, M.D., U.S.A., of ... ; Holden Thomas Douglas Percy, of 115, "Regent-street, Red fern; Holden Alfred Kenyon, of Marrbrah, near ... 3901 words
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  3. No. 4. LIST OF LETTERS RETURNED FROM THE COUNTRY, AND NOW LYING AT THIS OFFICE UNCLAIMED.
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    ... Bickford Saml. A., Forbes 9 Biles Chls., Picton 10 Bindon Wm., Gundagai 11 Bird James S., Bathurst 12 Black ... 19 Lyell James R,, Lambing Flat 20 Lyons, David, Orange (2) 22 Lye W. S., Fryingpan 1 MACK F. A., Esq ... 8510 words
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  3. With His Excellency at Mildura, Aug ...
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    With His Excellency at Mildura, Aug '34
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