Series 121 - Research materials on John Dunmore Lang and Canadian education

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Research materials on John Dunmore Lang and Canadian education


  • 1960s - 1978 (Creation)

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0.2 m (1 type 1 box)

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(Unknown - 1991)

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Trevor Wigney completed a Doctor of Education from the University of Toronto in 1964. Before returning to Australia in late 1970s, Wigney was a member of the Department of History and Philosophy of Education at Ontario Institute of Studies in Education and taught a course on women’s history in Canada. His career was divided between North America and different points around Australia. He held various positions including at the University of Toronto in educational research, as Foundation Principal of John Flynn College at James Cook University, and Master of Burgmann College at the Australian National University from November 1975 to 1980.

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These research materials were created or gathered by Trevor Wigney and reflect two of his research interests. The collection includes rare copies of the publications of John Dunmore Lang.


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Prepared by Maggie Shapley on 30 July 2007




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