Fenner, Charles (1884-1955)

Also known as
Fenner, Charles Albert (1884-1955)
Fenner, Charles Albert Edward (1884-1955)
Tellurian (1884-1955)
Field of activity
Educationist; Geographer; Author; Science educator
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Biographies

Charles Albert Edward Fenner (1884-1955), educationist, geographer and author, was born on 18 May 1884 at Dunach, Victoria, fifth of eight children of German-born Johannes Fenner, poultry-farmer, publican...

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Charles Fenner became the South Australian Superintendent of Technical Education in 1916 and Director of Education in 1936. He also established a course in geography at the University of Adelaide in 1930.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Fenner, Charles Albert Edward
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Fenner, Charles Albert Edward (1884-1955), Educationist, Geographer and Author
    Trethewey, Lynne
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1981
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 8, 481-482
  3. Fenner, Charles Albert Edward - Ms 178
    Published: Australian Academy of Science, 1994
    Series: Listing of Adolph Basser Library holdings
  4. Charles Fenner and Early Landform Studies in South Australia
    Twidale, C. Rowland
    Published: 2010
    Series: Historical Records of Australian Science, 21, 149-63
  5. Nature, Nurture and Chance: the Lives of Frank and Charles Fenner
    FENNER, Frank
    Published: ANU E Press, Canberra, 2006
  6. Adolph Basser Library Manuscript Collection
    Smith, Ailie
    Published: eScholarship Research Centre, 2012

Resources by Charles Fenner (58)

  1. Diaries of Charles Fenner
    Fenner, Charles, 1884-1955
    [ Unpublished : 1931-1937 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 111,027.859)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 111,027.859)

  2. Dr Charles A. E. Fenner
    Fenner, Charles, 1884-1955
    [ Unpublished : 1885-2001 ]
    At State Library S Aust
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 105,444.594)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 105,444.594)

  3. Australites. by Charles Fenner
    Fenner, Charles, 1884-1955
    [ Book : 1933-1961 ]
    At 3 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 94,889.719)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 94,889.719)

  4. Diaries of Charles Fenner
    Fenner, Charles, 1884-1955
    [ Unpublished : 1931 ]
    At Barr Smith Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 93,130.477)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 93,130.477)

  5. Reprints of Charles Fenner
    Fenner, Charles, 1884-1955
    [ Book : 1919-1949 ]
    At Barr Smith Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 88,808.375)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 88,808.375)

  6. [Papers]
    Fenner, Charles, 1884-1955
    [ Unpublished : 1889-2003 ]
    At Barr Smith Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 83,372.766)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 83,372.766)

  7. [Papers]
    Fenner, Charles, 1884-1955
    [ Unpublished : 1889-2003 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 82,890.219)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 82,890.219)

  8. Jean Pierre Purry - a correction [Purry, who in 1718 proposed a Dutch colony in La Terre de Nuyts, came from Neuchatel, Switzerland, and was not a Frenchman, as stated in Fenner, Charles. The first discoverers of South Australia: the tercentenary of ...
    Fenner, Charles, 1884-1955
    Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society of Australasia. South Australian Branch
    [ Article : 1936-1937 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,032.82)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,032.82)

  9. Education in South Australia : present tendencies and post-war possibilities / by Charles Fenner
    Fenner, Charles, 1884-1955
    [ Book, Government publication : 1942 ]
    At 3 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 46,204.133)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 46,204.133)

  10. Adelaide, South Australia : a study in human geography
    Fenner, Charles, 1884-1955
    [ Book, Thesis : 1927-1928 ]
    At 6 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 46,203.84)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 46,203.84)

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Resources about Charles Fenner (17)

  1. [Biographical cuttings on Charles Fenner, connected with the University of Adelaide, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 113,549.711)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 113,549.711)

  2. Diaries of Charles Fenner
    Fenner, Charles, 1884-1955
    [ Unpublished : 1931-1937 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 111,248.016)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 111,248.016)

  3. Dr Charles A. E. Fenner
    Fenner, Charles, 1884-1955
    [ Unpublished : 1885-2001 ]
    At State Library S Aust
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 105,281.312)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 105,281.312)

  4. Australites. by Charles Fenner
    Fenner, Charles, 1884-1955
    [ Book : 1933-1961 ]
    At 3 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 94,931.07)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 94,931.07)

  5. Diaries of Charles Fenner
    Fenner, Charles, 1884-1955
    [ Unpublished : 1931 ]
    At Barr Smith Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 92,888.391)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 92,888.391)

  6. Reprints of Charles Fenner
    Fenner, Charles, 1884-1955
    [ Book : 1919-1949 ]
    At Barr Smith Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 88,412.461)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 88,412.461)

  7. [Papers]
    Fenner, Charles, 1884-1955
    [ Unpublished : 1889-2003 ]
    At Barr Smith Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 83,128.484)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 83,128.484)

  8. [Papers]
    Fenner, Charles, 1884-1955
    [ Unpublished : 1889-2003 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 82,883.477)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 82,883.477)

  9. Charles Albert Edward Fenner
    [ Photograph : 1926 ]
    View online
    At State Library S Aust
    Charles Albert Edward Fenner
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 78,223.797)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 78,223.797)

  10. Charles Fenner [Obituary]
    Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society of Australasia. South Australian Branch
    [ Article : 1954-1955 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 71,868.477)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 71,868.477)

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  1. Fenner, Frank (1914-2010)
    Microbiologist; Virologist
    ... Fenner, Charles Albert Edward (1884 - 1955) ... Fenner, Ellen Margaret Bobbie (Bobbie) (1911 - 1995) ... Frank Fenner was Director of the Centre for Resource and Environmental Studies, Australian National ... John Curtin School of Medical Research 1967-1973 at ANU. Fenner was known for his work in the ...
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  2. Kellaway, C. H., (Charles Halliley) (1889-1952)
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    ... Charles Halliley Kellaway (1889-1952), medical scientist, was born on 16 January 1889 in the ... Charles Kellaway was Director of the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research 1923-1944 ...
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  3. Magee, Charles Joseph Patrick (1901-1989)
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  1. MR. C. FENNER.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Friday 15 September 1916 p 8 Article
    ... , Victoria, on   May 18, 1884 and thus is 32 years old. He his had experience in public speaking and ... MR. C. FENNER. Mr. Charles Fenner holds the position of   Principal of the Ballarat School of ... 243 words
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  2. WERRIBEE NOTES. CHIRNSIDE—FENNER.
    Williamstown Chronicle (Vic. : 1856 - 1954) Saturday 25 February 1893 p 2 Article
    ... WERRIBEE NOTES. (BI ont ows CoRncsronEsNT.) CHIRNSIDE - FENNER The marriage of Mr John Percy ... Mary Fenner, eldest daughter of Mr and Mrs George Ross Fenner, of "Charnville," St. Kilda, took place ... 1068 words
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  3. SCIENCE NOTES TREES Charles Fenner, D.Sc.
    The Australasian (Melbourne, Vic. : 1864 - 1946) Saturday 9 October 1937 p 10 Article
    ... SCIENCE NOTES TREES Charles Fenner, D.Sc. I HAVE just been shown a photograph of a tree, a ... 771 words
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  1. Government Gazette Appointments and Employment
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Thursday 24 October 1918 [Issue No.165] p 2065

    Government Gazette Appointments And Employment

    ... State of South Australia:— Dr. Charles Fenner, Chairman; Emil Robert Allert, Esq., Stephen Alick Cromer ... 78 words
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  2. APPOINTMENT OF MEMBERS OF VOCATIONAL COMMITTEE.
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Friday 6 September 1918 [Issue No.143] p 1818

    Government Gazette Appointments And Employment

    ... . Dr. Charles Fenner, Elias Morgan Mathias, Esq., Frederick William Reid, Esq., William Clifford ... Melbourne, Esq., Horace Bernard Thompson, Esq., Thomas Boden Merry, Esq., and that Dr. Charles Fenner ... 221 words
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  3. IN BANKRUPTCY. Re Charles Edward Graham Fenner, of 20, Elizabeth-street, Redfern, caretaker.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Tuesday 26 February 1895 [Issue No.140] p 1403

    Government Gazette Private Notices

    ... ,375) IN BANKRUPTCY. Be Charles Edward Grab am Fenner, of 20, Elizabeth-street, Redferu, caretaker. JSr ... 69 words
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  1. Charles Fenner and early landform studies in South Australia
    Twidale, C. Rowland
    Historical Records of Australian Science
    [ Article : 2010 ]
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 421.662)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 421.662)

  2. The technical education problem: Charles Fenner in South Australia, 1916/ 1946
    Hyams, Bernard
    Education Research and Perspectives
    [ Article : 1988 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 416.299)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 416.299)

  3. Charles Fenner and Early Landform Studies in South Australia
    C. Rowland Twidale
    Historical Records of Australian Science
    [ Article : 2010 ]
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    At CSIRO Publishing
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 407.811)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 407.811)

  4. Charles Fenner and early landform studies in South Australia
    Twidale, C
    [ Article : 2010-2011 ]
    At Adel Uni Inst Rep
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  1. Thomas Stewart Fenner, Mary Tennant, and their descendants, 1850-1985 / [compiled by Donna J. Fenner Wheeler]
    Wheeler, Donna J. Fenner (Donna Jean Fenner), 1925-
    [ Book : 1986 ]
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 435.704)

  2. Agriculture for the Australian environment / edited by Benjamin P. Wilson, Allan Curtis
    Fenner Conference on the Environment Canberra, A.C.T.) (2002 :
    [ Conference Proceedings, Archived website : 2003 ]
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    Agriculture for the Australian environment / edited by Benjamin P. Wilson, Allan Curtis
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 337.93)

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  3. Charles Brenton Fisk, organ builder
    Owen, Barbara
    [ Book : 1986 ]
    At 2 libraries
    Charles Brenton Fisk, organ builder
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 248.539)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 248.539)

  4. Bunyips and billabongs
    Fenner, Charles
    [ Book : 1933 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 240.843)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 240.843)

  1. Charles Fenner
    Charles Fenner
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    Articles in 'Walkabout' magazine by Dr Charles Fenner, with some photographs

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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 1,239.266)

  2. Science as Human Endeavour: Myxamatosis & Smallpox
    Science as Human Endeavour:  Myxamatosis & Smallpox
    Created by TroveforEducation, 8 items.

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    This resource may have relevance to your query (score: 0.097)

  3. Whitcombe and Tombs Publishers
    Whitcombe and Tombs Publishers
    Created by JohnSim, 5 items.

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    This resource may have relevance to your query (score: 0.028)

  1. The Wisdom Interviews: Frank Fenner
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Radio National
    [ Sound : 2002 ]
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    At ABC Radio National
    The Wisdom Interviews: Frank Fenner
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  2. Frank Fenner - Emeritus Professor, microbiologist and environmentalist
    Fenner, Frank
    [ Sound, Photograph : 2008-2015 ]
    At ANU Inst Rep
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 444.818)

  3. When children pray / words and music by Beatrice Fenner
    Fenner, Beatrice, 1904-1985
    [ Printed music : 1938 ]
    At 3 libraries
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 117.328)

  4. When children pray / words and music by Beatrice Fenner
    Fenner, Beatrice, 1904-1985
    [ Printed music : 1938 ]
    At National Library
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 112.815)