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Series 453 - Unveiling of the Madigan Plaque [Recording]

Date Range1993
Quantity8 cm, 3 cassette tapes
ProvenanceDepartment of Geology
Description

Dr. Cecil T. Madigan was a contemporary of Douglas Mawson and a Senior Lecturer in Geology. In 1993, Room 131 on the top floor of the Mawson Laboratories was named the Madigan Room. Mounted on the north-western wall of this room are two photographs of Dr. Madigan and a plaque with an inscription about his life. The official naming and unveiling of the plaque was performed by his son, Sir Russell Madigan. Other speakers on the occasion were Prof. Eric Rudd, Lee Parkin, Dr. Ralph Segnit, Reg Sprigg, Rowley Twidale, Robin Oliver and David Corbett.

Inventory Listing

Unveiling of the Madigan Plaque Recording

This item contains references to: Ceremonies & Celebrations; Geology

Date Range 1993    Quantity 8 cm, 3 cassette tapes
Inventory Identifier 045300001 Box Number 1 Series 453
Published by the University of Adelaide Archives on University of Adelaide Archives Web Site, 2003
Listed by University of Adelaide Archives
HTML edition University of Adelaide Archives
Updated 6 November 2013
http://www.adelaide.edu.au/records/archives/guide/0453.htm

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