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Ewart, Alfred James (1872 - 1937)

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Botanist and Plant physiologist
Born: 12 February 1872  Toxeth Park, Lancashire, England.  Died: 12 September 1937  East Malvern, Victoria, Australia.
Alfred James Ewart was the first Professor of Botany, University of Melbourne 1906-37 and until February 1921 was also the Victorian Government Botanist. Although trained in England, he published widely on Australian flora and travelled extensively throughout the country. President of the Royal Society of Victoria 1920-21.

Structure based on ISAAR(CPF) - click here for an explanation of the fields.Prepared by: McCarthy, G.J.
Created: 20 October 1993
Modified: 27 July 2006

Published by The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre on ASAPWeb, 1994 - 2007
Originally published 1994-1999 by Australian Science Archives Project, 1999-2006 by the Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre
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