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Watkins, George (1848 - 1916)

Pharmacist and Naturalist
Born: November 1848  Hereford, United Kingdom.  Died: 12 July 1916  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.
George Watkins ran a pharmacy in Queen Street Brisbane for many years and is known to have written at least one article for The Chemist and Druggist of Australasia. He also studied natural history and collected botanical specimens.

Career Highlights

1867Migrated to Australia (Brisbane)
c. 1867 - c. 1886Dispenser at the Dunwich Benevolent Asylum
1894 - 1912President of the Pharmacy Board for nine periods


Structure based on ISAAR(CPF) - click here for an explanation of the fields.Prepared by: Annette Alafaci
Created: 24 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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