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Ceremony honours society's heritage

(2013) Ceremony honours society's heritage. The Countryman, 1 August 2013. p. 27 [Publication] [Special Collections]


Article explains the agreement signing at Murdoch University when WISALTS Inc. research papers were formally passed to the University.
Daughters of Harry Whittington, Alison Brown and Sue Pike invited members past and present to attend the event which was held at the Murdoch University Art Gallery in the fourth-floor of the library.
The WISALTS collection includes meeting minutes files, WISALTS newsletters and surveyor reports among many other items involving the Society.
Mrs. Brown said there were 1,098 newspaper articles published on WISALTS and special thanks go to Murdoch University and Sally Paulin, a university lecturer in sustainability.
Noel Powell, WISALTS president said that at its peak, the society had 1,200 members.
Mr. Powell paid tribute to Laurie Adamson, the dowsing specialist, who was at the event.
Sally Paulin said that Harry Whittington was a man ahead of his time, and that information such as WISALTS' is great for science.

This article contains one colour photograph of Sue Pike, WISALTS president Noel Powell, Ann Brown, WISALTS past president Gavin Drew and Murdoch lecturer in sustainability Sally Paulin.

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This article is part of the WISALTS (Whittington Interceptor Sustainable Agriculture Land Treatment Society Incorporated) Collection.

Item Type: Special Collections
Collection: WISALTS Collection
Copyright: ©2013 The Countryman
Notes: 1 newspaper clipping
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/58251
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