Alexander Murray


1840 Joined Geological Survey
1842 Resigned. Appointed to Geological Survey of Canada as assistant provincial mineralogist. Worked with Logan in initiating Canadian Survey. First field work, collection of minerals etc. Annual reports of progress and maps.
1869 Left Canadian Survey to found Geological Survey of Newfoundland. Director 1869-onwards.

Biographies and Obituaries

1885 Bonney, T.G. Obituary - Alexander Murray; Foreign Member. [In Anniversary Address.]. Proceedings of the Geological Society in Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society. v. 41 p.45. 1885
1929 Canadian Mining Journal 50th Anniversary Number. (Aug. 1929) p. 54