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Royal Society of Tasmania, 1929 , 'Abstract of proceedings for the year 1929' , Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania , pp. 128-131 .

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Special Meeting:
Farewell to Major L. P. Giblin, D.S.O.
A special meeting was held on the 11th February, 1929,
at the Society's Rooms, Tasmanian Museum, Hobart, the
President of the Society, Sir James O'Grady, K.C.M.G.,
The Chairman of the Council (Dr. A. H. Clarke,
M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P.) stated that the meeting had been
called in order to bid farewell to Major L. F. Giblin, who
had been appointed Ritchie Professor of Economics at the
University of Melbourne. The Chairman drew attention
to the work done on behalf of the Society by Major Giblin,
and also to his work on behalf of the State and the Commonwealth
as a whole.
During the year nine ordinary and two special meetings
were held, and the attendance of members at the meetings
was well maintained. Details of the meetings are recorded
in the Abstract of Proceedings. Report includes the considerable additions that have been made to the Library during the year, new members elected, reports from various sections, statement of receipts and expenditure.

Item Type: Article
Authors/Creators:Royal Society of Tasmania,
Keywords: Royal Society of Tasmania, RST, Van Diemens Land, natural history, science, ecology, taxonomy, botany, zoology, geology, geography, papers & proceedings, Australia, UTAS Library
Journal or Publication Title: Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
ISSN: 0080-4703
Collections: Royal Society Collection > Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
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