Smith, Francis Barrymore (Barry)

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Smith, Francis Barrymore (Barry)

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  • Professor Barry Smith MA Melb, PhD Camb, FAHA
  • F B Smith

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1932 - 2015


Francis Barrymore (Barry) Smith completed an MA from University of Melbourne and PhD from Cambridge University. He joined the Department of History, Research School of Social Sciences at the Australian National University as Senior Fellow from August 1966 and was promoted to Professorial Fellow in 1975. After retiring in 1997, he continued as a visiting fellow. Smith has published books concerned with British and Australian social and medical history.


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academic; historian

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ANU Department of History, Research School of Social Sciences (1950 - 1990)

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1966 - 1997

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Entered from deposit description on 17 April 2012




Sally Wilde. Book Reviews: In celebration of F B Smith, MJA 2009; 191 (11/12): 631, (accessed on 17 April 2012)
National Library of Australia

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