Marks Family Collections Online

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The intrinsic importance of the Marks family and of a number of its members in the history of Brisbane medicine and science over the past century, together with the extensive records of its life, both personal and professional, and comprising both archival and object collections, held by a range of bodies in Brisbane, has prompted the development of this online guide to provide an overview of the material and promote research on a fascinating and important Brisbane family.

Marks Family Collections

Repository of items collected by the Marks family.
Created in memory of entomologist Dr Elizabeth Nesta (Patricia) Marks.

Collections Overview

An overview of the different Marks Family collections and their locations.

About the Marks family

Brisbane and the Marks family

A brief history of the Marks family in Brisbane.

Dr EN Marks Biography

The life and achievements of Dr EN Marks.

The Marks property at Samford

History of the property at Camp Mountain.

Marks publications and scholarships

Marks Publications and gallery

Publications by and about Dr EN Marks and Dr EO Marks, with a gallery of images from their family and professional lives.

Scholarships and Awards

Details on the Dr EN Marks Sustainability Award, and Dr EN Marks Memorial Masters Scholarship, which recognise students for their contribution to QUT and SERF.

Contact us

Samford Ecological Research Facility

148 Camp Mountain Road
Samford QLD 4520 Australia

Postal address

Samford Ecological Research Facility
148 Camp Mountain Road
Samford QLD 4520 Australia