Cheel, Edwin (1872-1951)

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Cheel, E. (Edwin)
Cheel, E. (Edwin) (1872-1951)
Cheel, Edwin
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Botanist; Artist; Draughtsman
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Edwin Cheel (1872-1951), botanist, was born on 14 January 1872 at Chartham Hatch near Canterbury, Kent, England, son of Reuben Cheel and his wife Elizabeth, née Manual. Educated at Newcastle upon Tyne...

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Edwin Cheel was Botanical Assistant at the National Herbarium, Sydney from 1908 until becoming Principal Assistant in 1913. In 1924 he was appointed Curator and between 1933-1936 was both Botanist and Curator.

Born Chartham Hatch, near Canterbury, Kent, England, 14 January 1872. Died Ashfield, 19 September 1951. Migrated as a farm-labourer to Mackay, Queensland, May 1892; worked in the cane-fields ca 1894-97; carpenter, Sydney ca 1894-97; gardener, Centennial Park 1897-1901; 'honorary charge' of lichens, National Herbarium, Sydney 1901; outdoor staff, Botanic Gardens 1902-05; in charge of lichens and fungi 1906-08; botanic assistant 1908-13; principal botanical assistant, in charge of the herbarium 1913-24; curator 1924-33; botanist and curator 1933-36. Bronze medal, Royal Society of New South Wales 1943. President, Naturalists' Society 1911-12, 1923-24; president, Linnean Society of New South Wales 1930; president, Horticultural Association 1929-31; president, Royal Society of New South Wales 1932.

  • Career position - President of the Naturalists Society of New South Wales
  • Taxonomy event - Eucalyptus chisholmi orth. var. Maiden & Blakely. Cheel collected the type material
  • Career position - President of the Linnean Society of New South Wales
  • Career position - President of the Royal Society of New South Wales
  • Career position - Chief Botanist and Curator, National Herbarium of New South Wales
  • Career position - President of the Botany Section of the Australian and New Zealand Association for the Advancement of Science

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Cheel, Edwin
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Cheel, Edwin (1872-1951), botanist
    Smith, Ann G.
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1979
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 7, 628-629
  3. The Study of Australian Eucalypts
    McCarthy, Gavan; Smith, Ailie; Moje, Christine; Rigby, Rebecca
    Published: eScholarship Research Centre, 2013

Resources by Edwin Cheel (18)

  1. Three new species of Leptospermum / by Edwin Cheel
    Cheel, Edwin, 1872-1951
    [ Book : 1919 ]
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    At State Library VIC
    Three new species of Leptospermum / by Edwin Cheel
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 56,150.387)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 56,150.387)

  2. Two additional species of leptospermums / by Edwin Cheel
    Cheel, Edwin, 1872-1951
    [ Book : 1923 ]
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    At State Library VIC
    Two additional species of leptospermums / by Edwin Cheel
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 56,143.293)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 56,143.293)

  3. Notes on boronia in the pinnatae section, with a description of a new species / by Edwin Cheel
    Cheel, Edwin, 1872-1951
    [ Book : 1924 ]
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    At State Library VIC
    Notes on boronia in the pinnatae section, with a description of a new species / by Edwin Cheel
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 56,052.438)

  4. Notes on Melaleuca linariifolia sm., and M. trichostachya Lindl. / by Edwin Cheel
    Cheel, Edwin, 1872-1951
    [ Book : 1922 ]
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    At State Library VIC
    Notes on Melaleuca linariifolia sm., and M. trichostachya Lindl. / by Edwin Cheel
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  5. Notes on Leptospermum flavescens, Sm., var. grandiflorum Benth. / by Edwin Cheel
    Cheel, Edwin, 1872-1951
    [ Book : 1921 ]
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    At State Library VIC
    Notes on Leptospermum flavescens, Sm., var. grandiflorum Benth. / by Edwin Cheel
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 55,073.391)

  6. Notes on melaleuca, with descriptions of two new species and a new variety / by Edwin Cheel
    Cheel, Edwin, 1872-1951
    [ Book : 1924 ]
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    At State Library VIC
    Notes on melaleuca, with descriptions of two new species and a new variety / by Edwin Cheel
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 52,746.199)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 52,746.199)

  7. Notes on Australian fungi. by J. Burton Cleland and Edwin Cheel
    Cleland, J.B. Sir, (John Burton) 1878-1971
    [ Book : 1918 ]
    At State Library VIC
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 49,921.633)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 49,921.633)

  8. The cultivation and exploitation of the Australian nut, Macadamia ternifolia and Macadamia integrifolia / by Edwin Cheel and F.R. Morrison
    Cheel, Edwin
    [ Book, Government publication : 1935 ]
    At Macquarie University
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 40,337.523)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 40,337.523)

  9. Presidential address, May 4, 1932 / by Edwin Cheel
    Cheel, Edwin
    [ Book : 1932 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 40,196.762)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 40,196.762)

  10. A review of the flora of the arid and semi-arid regions of Australia / by Edwin Cheel
    Cheel, Edwin, 1872-1951
    [ Book : 1938 ]
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    At 2 libraries
    A review of the flora of the arid and semi-arid regions of Australia / by Edwin Cheel
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 36,152.863)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 36,152.863)

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  1. [Biographical cuttings on Edwin Cheel, botanist, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
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  2. [Linnean Society of New South Wales : chiefly photographs including portraits, Linnean Society buildings, and trip to Nepean River, ca. 1883-1939]
    [ Photograph : 1939 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 20,306.326)

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    ... -1833) Samuel Sherwin Cameron (1866-1933) Castlereagh Charles Henry Caswell (1858-1914) Edwin Cheel (1872-1951 ... 'Connor Aranda Macquane Macquarie Macquane Farrer Origin of Name Davis Bonar Adam (1900-1951) John Allan Aird ... 5001 words
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    ... Chemist, 2nd Grade. Botanic Gardens. Edwin Cheel, Botanical Assistant, 1st Grade. William Faris Blakely ... 100 words
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    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 3 February 1933 [Issue No.19] p 616

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    ... New South Wales, with the advice of the Executive Council, do by this notice appoint Edwin Cheel ... 99 words
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  1. BRO. EDWIN CHEEL.
    Sunday Times (Sydney, NSW : 1895 - 1930) Sunday 27 December 1925 p 3 Article Illustrated
    ... BRO. EDWIN CHEEL, Grandmaster M.U.I. O.O. F. Bro. Cheel has had a long and useful career in ... , dui is today a director of the F.S. Drug Company. Bro. Cheel occupies an important position in the ... 71 words
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  2. MR. EDWIN CHEEL.
    The Daily Telegraph (Sydney, NSW : 1883 - 1930) Thursday 22 October 1925 p 4 Article Illustrated
    ... MR. EDWIN CHEEL. Grand Master-elect oC the Manchester Unity Independent Order of Oddfellows. ... 14 words
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  3. MR CHEEL'S VIEWS.
    The Forbes Advocate (NSW : 1911 - 1954) Friday 22 December 1911 p 2 Article
    ... CHEEL'S VIEWS. Mr Edwin Cheel, of Pensliurst\x=req-\ street, Penshurst, writes to the "Sydney ... 412 words
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  1. Results of Dr E. Mjb̲ergs Swedish scientific expeditions to Australia 1910-13. X, plants / Edwin Cheel
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  2. The flora of the Northern Territory / by A.J. Ewart and O.B. Davies, with appendices by J.H. Maiden and by A.A. Hamilton and E. Cheel. Melb., Pub. by the authority of the Minister for Home and Territories, 1917 fold. map, illus
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    [ Book : 1917 ]
    Languages: Undetermined
    At 2 libraries
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  3. Three sisters, by Anton Chekhov : [theatre program], [2011], Dunstan Playhouse, State Theatre Company of South Australia
    [ Book : 2011 ]
    At State Library S Aust
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 71.498)

  4. Guide to the orchids of New South Wales / by H.M.R. Rupp ; with a foreword by Edwin Cheel
    Rupp, H. M. R. (Herman Montague Rucker), 1872-1956
    [ Book : 1930-1940 ]
    At 20 libraries
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  1. Three Sisters (5 August 2011 - 28 August 2011) [Event Description]
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    At AusStage
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  2. ALIENS FROM THE GARDEN
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  3. HOW HARTMANN CLIMBED OWEN STANLEY RANGE IN PAPUA
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  4. Advertising
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    [ Article : 1938 ]
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  1. Arboretum and eventual botanical reserves Canberra / Walter Burley Griffin, Federal Capital Director of Design & Construction
    Griffin, Walter Burley, 1876-1937
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  1. A list of the plants in the Muogamarra Private Sanctuary Edwin Cheel 1945
    [ Unpublished : 1945 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  2. List of the plants in Muogamarra ( Private ) Sanctuary - New South Wales 1945 - Edwin Cheel
    [ Unpublished : 1945 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  3. Journal articles and off-prints sent to Atkinson
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    [ Unpublished : 1918-1953 ]
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