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Papers of Andrew Fisher, 1912 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2214932
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Fisher, Andrew, 1862-1928
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1912 
3 cm. 
Summary

Christmas cards and greetings sent to Andrew Fisher in his capacity as Prime Minister of Australia, Christmas, 1912.

Biography/History

Born in Scotland. Arrived in Australia in 1885, was active in the Amalgamated Miners' Union, represented Gympie in State Parliament 1893-1896 and 1899-1901. Held federal seat of Wide Bay 1901-1915 and was 3 times Australia's Prime Minister, 1908-1909, 1910-1913, and 1914-1915.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : NLA MS 5362.

Subjects Fisher, Andrew, - 1862-1928 - Correspondence.  |  Prime ministers - Australia - Correspondence.  |  Politicians - Australia - Correspondence.
Time Coverage 1912 
Occupation Politicians.  |  Federal politicians.

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