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Johnston, Henry Freeborn (1888 - 1965)

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Born: 1 October 1888  Hay, Ontario, Canada.  Died: 26 April 1965.
Henry Freeborn Johnston was a Canadian born magnetician who was appointed observer-in-charge at Western Australia's Watheroo Magnetic Observatory. He wrote many articles on this field.

Career Highlights

1910Bachelor of Arts (BA) completed at the Unviersity of Toronto
1910 - 1946Magnetic Observer with the Department of Terrestrial Magnetism at the Carnegie Institution of Washington
1916 - 1919Lieutenant in the Royal Navy
1924 - 1929Observer-in-charge of Watheroo Magnetic Observatory in Western Australia

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Structure based on ISAAR(CPF) - click here for an explanation of the fields.Prepared by: McCarthy, G.J.
Created: 20 October 1993
Modified: 28 June 2005

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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