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Galbraith, Jean

Occupation
Botanist and Author

Summary

Galbraith, a prominent Victorian naturalist, joined the Field Naturalists' Club of Victoria in 1923 and in 1970 was awarded their Australian Natural History Medallion. In 1950 she published Wildflowers of Victoria which by 1970 had gone to three editions.

Sources used to compile this entry: Bright Sparcs : http://www.asap.unimelb.edu.au/bsparcs/.

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Archival resources

National Library of Australia

  • [Biographical cuttings on Jean Galbraith, field naturalist and author, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals], Bib ID 369545; National Library of Australia. Details

National Library of Australia, Manuscript Collection

  • Papers of Marian Eldridge, 1942-1997 [manuscript], 1942 - 1997, MS 9227; Eldridge, Marian Favel Clair (1936 - 1997); National Library of Australia, Manuscript Collection. Details

State Library of Victoria

  • Letters to David Sharpe, from Professor Thomas Cherry and Jean Galbraith, 1965 March 2-1969 November 7, [manuscript]., 1965 - 1969, Accession no: MS 14561; Galbraith, Jean, Sharpe, David & Cherry, Thomas MacFarland; State Library of Victoria. Details
  • Papers of Jean Galbraith, 1900-1990. [manuscript]., 1900 - 1990, Accession no: MS 12637; Galbraith, Jean; State Library of Victoria. Details

Digital resources

Title
Moira Pye and Jean Galbraith
Type
Image
Date
c. 1930
Creator
Walling, Edna (1896 - 1973)

Details

Elle Morrell

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