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Jeffery, Robert Ewen Alexander (1884 - 1966)

Analytical chemist and Accountant
Born: 3 June 1884  Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia.  Died: 27 September 1966.
Robert Ewen A. Jeffery established Bardsleys Ltd, of which he was joint Managing Director responsible for research and analytical work. He was an expert on essential oils, perfumes and essences. After World War II he turned to accountancy as a profession.

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Born 3 June 1884, Goulburn. Died 27 September 1966, Sydney. Educated Sydney Technical College (ASTC, Chemistry). John Bardsley & Co, later established Bardsleys Ltd (joint Managing Director, responsible for research and analytical work), Assistant Departmental Head, Refrigeration Gas Section, Commonwealth Department of Supply during World War II, accountant after World War II till 1960. Pioneer member, Sydney Technical College Chemical Society, President 1930.

Structure based on ISAAR(CPF) - click here for an explanation of the fields.Prepared by: Rosanne Walker
Created: 30 June 1997
Modified: 23 September 2004

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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