Story: Barnett, Louis Edward

Louis Edward Barnett, 1927

Louis Edward Barnett, 1927

Concern for exemplary standards of surgery prompted Louis Edward Barnett to propose a local association of surgeons. The College of Surgeons of Australasia was established in 1927, the same year this photograph of Barnett was taken; he was elected a vice president.

Using this item

Alexander Turnbull Library, S. P. Andrew Collection (PAColl-3739)
Reference: 1/2-043298; F
Photograph by Stanley P. Andrew

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

How to cite this page:

A. W. Beasley. 'Barnett, Louis Edward', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1996. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/3b9/barnett-louis-edward (accessed 3 July 2020)