Principal of the (Teachers) Training College, Claremont, Western Australia (1901-1903); Director of Education for Western Australia (1903-1929); Pro-Chancellor of the University ,of Western Australia (1912-1929); returned to England in 1929-1930. Published a number of papers on various groups, including Acacia, Eriostemon, Eucalyptus and Pultenaea, His collections are in PERTH, and include a number from the Perth region from areas now covered in suburbs.
Extracted from: A.E.Orchard (1999) A History of Systematic Botany in Australia, in Flora of Australia Vol.1, 2nd ed. ABRS. [consult for source references]