Pope Alexander Cooper

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Creator University of Queensland
Title Pope Alexander Cooper
Place of publication Brisbane, Queensland
Publisher The University of Queensland
Open Access Status Other
Year available 1914
Series Photographs of people and occasions associated with the University of Queensland
Type Image/Jpeg
Original Format Photograph
Source University of Queensland Archives, UQA S177p1413
Language eng
Rights For enquiries about this photograph please contact University of Queensland Archives, email; archives@uq.edu.au
Subject 430100 Historical Studies
Abstract/Summary Sir Pope Alexander Cooper, 1846 - 1923, was born and educated in NSW. He travelled to England to further his education in 1868. Returning to Australia he was admitted to the Queensland bar in 1874, appointed to the northern seat of the Supreme Court in 1883 and was eventually appointed Chief Justice of Queensland 1903. In 1912 Cooper joined the Senate of the University of Queensland and was the second Chancellor of the University serving from 1915 to 1922. [some material obtained from the Australian Dictionary of Biography on 3 September 2013]
Keyword University of Queensland
University of Queensland - Personalities
Cooper, Sir Pope Alexander

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Created: Tue, 03 Sep 2013, 11:14:06 EST by Mr Bruce Ibsen on behalf of University of Queensland Archives