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Steel, Thomas (1858 - 1925)

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Chemist and Naturalist
Born: 8 September 1858  Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland.  Died: 17 August 1925  Killara, New South Wales, Australia.
Thomas Steel worked as laboratory chemist for the Colonial Sugar Refining Co. from 1882. From 1892 he was a chemist at the company's head office in Sydney until he retired in 1918. A keen naturalist from boyhood, he edited the "Australian Naturalist" 1911-25.
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Created: 20 October 1993
Modified: 18 October 2006

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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