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Papers of Sir Isaac Isaacs, 1883-1969 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2060534
Format ManuscriptManuscript
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Isaacs, Isaac, Sir, 1855-1948
 
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Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1883-1969 
1 m. 30 cm. 
Summary

Correspondence, letters to his family, especially to his daughter, Marjorie Cohen, 1934-1947. Xerox copies of correspondence between Edmund Barton and S.W. Griffith, between Isaacs and Julius Stone and general correspondence, 1883-1947. Papers relating to the Jewish controversy with Julius Stone, notes on Isaacs made by Zelman Cowen. Newspaper cuttings, ca. 1893-1947. Family papers. Photographs. Notebooks. Visitor's book from Government House, Canberra, 1931-1935. Publications.

Biography/History

Graduated L.L.M., 1880. Made a Q.C. in1899. Elected to Victorian Legislative Assembly, 1892. Made Solicitor-general, 1893, Attorney-general, 1905-1906. 1906-1930, Justice of the High Court. Governor-general of Australia, 1931-1936.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: NLA MS 2755.

Related Material Badge of the Order of the Bath, Civil Division awarded to Sir Isaac Isaacs in 1937 located at; National Library of Australia Pictures collection PIC OBJ A40002071.  Star of the Order of the Bath, Knight Grand Cross (G.C.B.) awarded to Sir Isaac Isaacs in 1937 located at; National Library of Australia Pictures collection PIC OBJ A40000443.  Knight Grand Cross Star of the Order of St Michael and St George awarded to Sir Isaac Isaacs in 1932 located at; National Library of Australia Pictures collection PIC OBJ A40000435.  Collar of the Knight Grand Cross of the Order of St Michael and St George awarded to Sir Isaac Isaacs in 1932 located at; National Library of Australia Pictures collection PIC OBJ A40000427 
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Guide to collection of manuscripts relating to Australia ; B1096.

Index/Finding Aid Note Descriptive list available (18 p.). 
Subjects Stone, Julius, - 1907-1985 - Correspondence.  |  Isaacs, Isaac, - Sir, - 1855-1948 - Correspondence.  |  Cohen, Marjorie - Correspondence.  |  Statesmen - Australia - Archives.  |  Governors general - Australia - Archives.  |  Zionism - History.
Time Coverage 1883-1969 
Occupation Statesmen.  |  Governors general.
Other authors/contributors Stone, Julius, 1907-1985  |  Cohen, Marjorie

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