The Resource Papers of Alfred Deakin, (microfilm)

Papers of Alfred Deakin, (microfilm)

Label
Papers of Alfred Deakin, 1804-1973
Title
Papers of Alfred Deakin
Inclusive dates
1804-1973
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers include correspondence, diaries, notebooks, legal briefs, press cuttings, pamphlets, books, official documents and publications, menus, programmes, literary manuscripts, bills, receipts, photographs and tourist publications. Deakin corresponded with international, national, state and local politicians, Sir Edmund Barton among them. The collection documents the moves towards Federation and the early Commonwealth ministries. Correspondents also include Lord Tennyson, Lord Northcote, R.E. O'Connor, Richard Jebb, L.S. Amery, R.M. Collins, Sir Walter James, Sir William Lyne, Arthur Jose, David Syme, B.R. Wise, Sir Samuel Griffith, Sir Josiah Symon, Sir John Quick and Hubert Murray. Family papers include letters from his parents, sister (Catherine), wife, daughters and son-in-law Herbert Brookes
Biography type
contains biographical information
Biographical or historical data
Barrister, journalist and Prime Minister of Australia
Cataloging source
ANL:MS
Dewey number
994.041092
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Location of other archival material
Related material includes the Imperial Federation League, Victorian Branch minute books, 1885-1910 held at NLA mfm G 25,077; the Gospel according to Swedenborg at NLA mfm G 24615; and Papers of Alfred Deakin, travel letters, 1885-1887 at NLA mfm G 15843
Label
Papers of Alfred Deakin, (microfilm)
Publication
Note
  • Filmed by W & F Pasoce Pty. Ltd. for the National Library of Australia
  • Manuscript reference no.: NLA MS 1540
Bibliography note
Includes an index to names of correspondents
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • adl
Control code
000024497938
Cumulative index finding aids
Descriptive list on reel no.1
Dimensions
36 mm
Extent
49 reels
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b20092830
System control number
20092830fr

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waterfront CampusBorrow it
      1 Gheringhap Street, Geelong, Victoria, 3220, AU
      -38.143069 144.360403
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