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Papers of Neville Whiffen, 1969-1996 [manuscript]
Bib ID 1681954
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Whiffen, N. A. (Neville Albert), 1912-2004
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1969-1996 
28 cm. (2 boxes) 
Summary

Five scrapbooks containing correspondence, photographs, minutes, articles and invitations, documenting Whiffen's varied career. Included in the material are papers relating to the Whiffen medal, the Canberra Development Board, science schools, and minutes of the ABC's NSW Advisory Council. There is also a folder of loose papers containing correspondence, career details and lists of awards, and a transcript of a talk given by Whiffen on human resource management.

Biography/History

Chemical engineer. Varied scientific and administrative career in public and private sectors. Whiffen was Scientific Attache at the Australian Embassy, Washington, 1943-1948, and was involved in major developments in World War II and post-war. In 1988 he was Chairman of Peptide Technology.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: NLA MS 9142.

Subjects Whiffen, N. A. (Neville Albert), 1912-2004 -- Archives.  |  Chemical engineers -- Australia -- Archives.
Time Coverage 1969-1996 
Occupation Chemical engineers

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