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MacGillivray, Ian Hamilton (1899 - 1951)

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Physician and Ornithologist
Born: 1899  Hamilton, Victoria, Australia.  Died: 22 March 1951.
Ian Hamilton MacGillivray was a medical practitioner at Broken Hill and Murwillumbah. He was a keen amateur ornithologist.

Career Highlights
Born Hamilton, Victoria, ca 1899. Died Cudgera, near Murwillumbah, New South Wales, 22 March 1951. Educated University of Melbourne. Medical studies, England; medical practitioner, Broken Hill (with his father, W.D.K. MacGillivray, q.v.) to 1939; medical practitioner, Murwillumbah 1939-51; major, Australian Army Medical Corps during World War II. Collecting expedition in North Queensland 1913, with his father, J.A. Kershaw and W. McLennan (q.v.). Keen ornithologist, who wrote a number of articles and paragraphs on various phases of bird-life.

Structure based on ISAAR(CPF) - click here for an explanation of the fields.Prepared by: Rosanne Walker
Created: 22 March 2001
Modified: 10 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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