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Biographical entry Sweet, George (1844 - 1920)

Born
1844
England
Died
1920
Occupation
Geologist

Summary

George Sweet was an amateur geologist and ran the Brunswick Brick, Tile & Pottery Co. He built up an extensive fossil collection and worked for Frederick McCoy in the Mansfield district, Victoria 1888-1895 and with Edgeworth David on the Funafuti expedition in 1897. President of the Royal Society of Victoria 1905.

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  • George Sweet - Records, 1888 - 1920; Museum Victoria. Details

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Sweet, George Portrait
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Sweet, George Portrait
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McCarthy, G.J.