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Papers of John Gordon Lyons, 1930-1971 [manuscript]
Bib ID 1089534
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Lyons, John Gordon, -1972
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1930-1971] 
15 cm. (1 box) 
Summary

Ave Maria. Music manuscript for choirs of equal and unequal voices, composed at Kyabram, Victoria, in 1930; Tribute to Somerset Maugham composed by J.G. Lyons, in 1962; Poem, "The Anniversary" 1971; Classic Wonder Tales by J.G. Lyons, 1943, in serial form and book form; An opinion by Dennis Thompson concerning copyright of his play I had a dream! and the film Seventh Veil; Mad Moll, a droll piece based on sayings of Oscar Wilde by J.G. Lyons; The blindness of Gideon Vrayne, a drama of 1985 by J.G. Lyons. Correspondence, 1950-1971.

Biography/History

John Gordon Lyons was ordained priest at Rome in 1926. He served in Kyabram, Echuca, Rochester, Bendigo and Benalla from 1927-1930 and resigned from the Ministry in 1930. He became a Flying Officer in World War II, but was disabled. He died in 1972.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : MS 4604.

Cited In

Guide to collections of manuscripts relating to Australia ; C526.

Subjects Lyons, John Gordon, -1972 -- Archives.  |  Catholic Church -- Clergy -- Archives.  |  Authors, Australian -- 20th century -- Archives.
Time Coverage 1930-1971 
Occupation Authors  |  Priests

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