Medal awarded to W. Dart

(1878). Medal awarded to W. Dart.

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Title Medal awarded to W. Dart
Open Access Status Other
Publication date 1878
Year available 2008
Series Fryer Library University of Queensland Photograph Collection, UQFL466
Type image/tiff
Original Format Photograph; b&w.
Source Fryer Library University of Queensland Photograph Collection UQFL466, Box 2, AB/P/5
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Formatted Abstract/Summary
Fryer Library University of Queensland Photograph Collection, UQFL466 consist of approximately 1100 photographs relating to the University of Queensland.
Photographs have been arranged in the following series:
• AA: University of Queensland site at George Street
• AB: St Lucia site before the establishment of the University of Queensland
• AC: Buildings and grounds of the University of Queensland
• AD: University of Queensland St Lucia campus buildings other than Great Court
• AE: University of Queensland Non St Lucia Campus Buildings
• AF: University of Queensland grounds
• AG: University of Queensland Library
• AH: University of Queensland ceremonies
• AI: Research, teaching, business, cultural and support facilities of the University of Queensland
• AJ: University of Queensland students
• AK: University of Queensland Alumni (including ceremonies)
• AL: Staff, benefactors and official associates of the University of Queensland
• AM: University of Queensland sports
• AP: University of Queensland honour boards, plaques, etc.
Keyword Sugar cane -- Queensland
University of Queensland -- History
St Lucia (Brisbane, Qld.)
Robinson, Frederick Walter, 1888-1971
Dart, William, 1837-1930.
Pioneers
Royal National Agricultural and Industrial Association of Queensland
Geographic co-ordinates

153.023057,-27.488689 152.990445,-27.488689 152.990445,-27.507810 153.023057,-27.507810 153.023057,-27.488689

Additional Notes Medal awarded to W. Dart by the National Agricultural and Industrial Association of Queensland in 1878 for vacuum pan sugar at St Lucia, Brisbane, Australia. William Dart grew sugar cane at St Lucia from the 1860s. In 1875 he ordered a machine from Glasgow for making white sugar. It included a vacuum pan, a vacuum pumping engine and a boiler. In 1878, the National Agricultural and Industrial Association of Qld gave a bronze medal to William Dart for vacuum pan sugar. See the F.W. Robinson collection Fryer Library (UQFL5/482)

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