Gilruth, John Anderson, 1871-1937

Chief Covernment Veterinarian 1897-1908, pathologist, research director, administrator. As health commissioner, with James Malcolm Mason, investigated bubonic plague in New Zealand in 1900. Founder of Wallaceville Research Station in 1905. Investigated treatment of bush sickness, anthrax and swine fever, and established nation-wide meat inspection in 1900. Resigned to take up Chair of Veterinary Pathology in Melbourne 1908. Was sent to investigate livestock potential of Northern Territory, and was Government Administrator of Northern Territory 1910-1919. (DNZB, Vol 3, 1901-1920, p176-177, G11)

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Date: 1900 - 1969 From: [Ephemera of quarto size relating to sheep breeds, sheep farming, and sheep health and diseases] Ref: Eph-B-SHEEP-1900/1969 Description: Includes flier and pamphlets: 1902: New Zealand Department of Agriculture. Leaflets for farmers no. 61. Two diseases occurring in ewes previous to lambing, b...
Date: 1901-1933 From: Duncan, Miriam Darwin, 1893-1981 :Photographs relating to life and work of Dr James Malcolm Mason By: Cameron, J J, active 1917; Hardie Shaw Studios; Isaacs, Jacob Nathan, 1877-1962; Sarony Studio (Wellington, N.Z.); Stewart, W, active 1900s Ref: PAColl-4342 Description: Photographs of the opening of the Wellington Bridge Club in 1933 with about 30 tables of four in a function room; a large group of students including some me...
Date: n d From: Wilson, James Glenny (Sir) 1848-1929 : Leonard J Wild collection of Sir James Wilson papers Ref: MS-Papers-0137-30 Description: Includes letter from Lord Glasgow expressing views on communism and fascism Quantity: 1 folder(s). Finding Aids: Detailed inventory summarising contents of...
Date: 1973 From: New Zealand Veterinary Association : Records Ref: 98-346-3/13 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 7 Apr-1 Sep 1916 From: Wilson, James Glenny (Sir) 1848-1929 : Leonard J Wild collection of Sir James Wilson papers Ref: MS-Papers-0137-33 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s). Finding Aids: Detailed inventory summarising contents of letters available.
Date: 7 Jun-17 Dec 1915 From: Wilson, James Glenny (Sir) 1848-1929 : Leonard J Wild collection of Sir James Wilson papers Ref: MS-Papers-0137-13 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s). Finding Aids: Detailed inventory summarising contents of letters available.
Date: 1954, 1901 From: New Zealand Veterinary Association : Records Ref: 98-346-6/10 Description: Includes ms notes by A D M G Laing and printed pamphlets by Gilruth and W C Barry on anthrax outbreaks in New Zealand. Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 25 Sep-1 Aug 1917 From: Wilson, James Glenny (Sir) 1848-1929 : Leonard J Wild collection of Sir James Wilson papers Ref: MS-Papers-0137-34 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s). Finding Aids: Detailed inventory summarising contents of letters available.
Date: 1997 From: New Zealand Veterinary Association : Records Ref: 98-346-7/16 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1889-1913 From: Chapman, Eichelbaum and Rosenberg families : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-8670-254 Description: General inward correspondence; includes some signatures of prominent individuals clipped off from other letters, presumably by an autograph-collecting membe...
Date: 8 Jan-26 May 1916 From: Wilson, James Glenny (Sir) 1848-1929 : Leonard J Wild collection of Sir James Wilson papers Ref: MS-Papers-0137-16 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s). Finding Aids: Detailed inventory summarising contents of letters available.
Date: Jan 1918-Apr 1929 From: Wilson, James Glenny (Sir) 1848-1929 : Leonard J Wild collection of Sir James Wilson papers Ref: MS-Papers-0137-35 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s). Finding Aids: Detailed inventory summarising contents of letters available.
Date: 1908-1937, 1954 From: New Zealand Veterinary Association : Records Ref: 98-346-6/12 Description: Includes articles, pamphlets and extracts from Hansard relating to the life and work of J A Gilruth. Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1898-1903 From: New Zealand Veterinary Association : Records Ref: 98-346-7/11 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 3 Jul-30 Dec 1916 From: Wilson, James Glenny (Sir) 1848-1929 : Leonard J Wild collection of Sir James Wilson papers Ref: MS-Papers-0137-15 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s). Finding Aids: Detailed inventory summarising contents of letters available.
Health Department officials, Dr James Malcolm Mason and John Anderson Gilruth
From: Duncan, Miriam Darwin, 1893-1981 :Photographs relating to life and work of Dr James Malcolm Mason Ref: PAColl-0022-001 Description: Health Department commissioners, Dr James Malcolm Mason (left) and John Anderson Gilruth. Mason and Gilruth, in their roles as health commissioners, wrote a...