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Miscellaneous papers, 1879-1916 [manuscript]
Bib ID 1244311
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Turner, George, Sir, 1851-1916
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1897-1916 
16 cm., 3 fol. packages. 
Summary

Papers, mostly printed, relating to Federation and the Federal Convention, 1897, for which Turner was the Victorian representative. Various certificates; also newspaper cuttings. A small amount of correspondence, including letters from: A. McLean, Maffra; Raymond H. Arnot, New York; Sir John Madden, Government House, Victoria; and James R. Collins, Treasury, Melbourne. Also included: Ballarat visit of Federal convention delegates 1898.

Biography/History

Premier of Victoria, 1894-1901. Treasurer under Barton, 1901-1903, and Deakin, 1903-1904. Retired from politics in 1906.

Notes

Manuscript reference: NLA MS 297.

Cited In

Guide to collections of manuscripts relating to Australia ; B578

Subjects McLean, A. - Correspondence.  |  Arnot, Raymond H. - Correspondence.  |  Turner, George, - Sir, - 1851-1916 - Correspondence.  |  Madden, John, - Sir, - 1844-1918 - Correspondence.  |  Collins, James R. - Correspondence.  |  Australia. - Constitution.  |  Constitutional conventions - Australia.  |  Premiers - Victoria - Correspondence.  |  Australia - Constitutional history.  |  Australia - Politics and government - 1891-1901.
Time Coverage 1897-1916 
Occupation State politicians

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