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Quayle, Edwin Thomas (1862 - 1955)

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Born: 1862  Amphitheatre, near Avoca, Victoria, Australia.  Died: October 1955.
Edwin Thomas Quayle worked for the Melbourne Observatory, 1890-1908, and the Bureau of Meteorology, 1908-1924, publishing on long-range forecasting and investigating the climate relationships later known as the Southern Oscillation Index.

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1890 - 1908Worked at the Melbourne Observatory
1908 - 1924Joined the Commonwealth Bureau of Meteorology
1913Climate and Weather of Australia - the first text-book on Australian meteorology - co-authored with H. A. Hunt and T. Griffith Taylor

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Structure based on ISAAR(CPF) - click here for an explanation of the fields.Prepared by: Helen Morgan
Created: 10 May 2001
Modified: 25 August 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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