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Waterhouse, Walter Lawry (1887 - 1969)

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Agricultural scientist
Born: 31 August 1887  West Maitland, New South Wales, Australia.  Died: 9 December 1969  Concord, New South Wales.
Walter Lawry Waterhouse, appointed lecturer in agricultural botany, University of Sydney in 1921, was promoted to reader in agriculture in 1937 and became research professor in 1946. He bred wheat varieties noted for their rust resistance, baking quality and high yield.

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Born 31 August 1887. Died 9 December 1969. Fellow, Australian Academy of Science 1954.

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Created: 20 October 1993
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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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