Abstract

The late George Smith (1861–1944) was an inveterate collector, and fortunately for the mineralogy of New South Wales his particular forte was the collecting of minerals. In addition, he was a keen observer and most interested in the occurrence, para genesis, and origin of the minerals he collected. A native of South Australia, he commenced his career in 1877 with the English and Australian Copper Mining Company, first at Port Adelaide, then as Manager at Waratah, New South Wales, and finally as ore buyer and assayer at Broken Hill in the same State. ...

 
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Bibliographic Data

Short Form
Hodge-Smith, 1945. Rec. Aust. Mus. 21(6): 283–285
Author
T. Hodge-Smith
Year
1945
Title
The Late George Smith
Serial Title
Records of the Australian Museum
Volume
21
Issue
6
Start Page
283
End Page
285
DOI
10.3853/j.0067-1975.21.1945.545
Language
English
Date Published
25 June 1945
Cover Date
25 June 1945
ISSN
0067-1975
CODEN
RAUMAJ
Publisher
The Australian Museum
Place Published
Sydney, Australia
Subjects
MINERALOGY; BIOGRAPHY
Digitized
29 June 2009
Available Online
03 November 2016
Reference Number
545
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