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Papers, [198-]-1987 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2155525
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Robinson, John Victor James, 1910-1986
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description [198-]-1987 
2 cm. (2 folders) + 1 folio item. 
Summary

1. "Marching as to war: farmer, soldier, priest: life memoirs of John Victor James Robinson from earliest memories to the present time" (typescript photocopy, [198-], incomplete). Discusses Robinson early life in England, emigration to Australia on the Dreadnought Scheme, and Parish work in Lismore before and immediately after the Second World War. 2. "Some observations on fencing and the division of land holdings" by J.V.J. Robinson; sketches by Rev. Rodney Galagher (10 leaves + 4 leaves of sketches). 3. "St. John's Church, 1887-1987, Vacy NSW" text by Barbara Stevenson; drawings by Rodney Galagher, 1987.

Biography/History

Born Suffolk, England and emigrated to Australia in 1924. Anglican rector, Lismore, 1951-72 and Archdeacon, Diocese of Grafton, 1972-76.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : NLA MS 8821.

Related Material Memoirs relating to Robinson's service as Chaplain in the AIF are held by the Australian War Memorial. 
Subjects Robinson, John Victor James, - 1910-1986 - Archives.  |  Clergy - Australia - Archives.
Time Coverage 1980-1987 
Occupation Clergy
Other authors/contributors Galagher, Rodney  |  Stevenson, Barbara (Barbara M.)  |  St. John's Anglican Church (Vacy, N.S.W.)  |  Church of England. Diocese of Grafton

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