Steel Treatment Research Society (Australia)

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Professional association

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Steel Treatment Research Society (Australia)

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Other form(s) of name

  • Steel Treatment Society (Australia)
  • Metals Treatment Society of New South Wales

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Description area

Dates of existence

1931 - 1941


The Steel Treatment Research Society (Australia) was formed in 1931 and held its inaugural meeting on 20 August 1931. The word 'Research' was dropped in the Society's title on 1 July 1935. A new title, the Metals Treatment Society of NSW and a new constitution were adopted on 22 September 1936. The Society amalgamated with other metallurgical societies on 26 August 1941 to form the Sydney branch of the Australian Institute of Metals.


Sydney, New South Wales

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Representation for metallurgists, researchers and scientists

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Related entity

Australian Institute of Metals (1941 - c. 1999)

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Related entity

Ashton, Adrian Olsson (1906 - 1981)

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Associated with

Dates of the relationship

1931 - 1971

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Honorary Secretary

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Entered from deposit description on 6 November 2012




"Steel Treatment Research" Sydney Morning Herald, 22 September 1932, p. 5, (accessed on 6 November 2012)

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