Collection of correspondence, memoranda, notes, cuttings, publications covering every phase of Symon's life: his legal practice, political career in S.A., involvement in Federation & the Federal Conventions & the Senate. Papers reflect his literary, educational, social and philanthropic interests, & include his published addresses as a Shakespearian scholar, his assoc. with the Universities of Sydney & Adelaide & the S.A. State Library, & his benevolent interests, Stirling, Scotland. Correspondents include Richard Baker, Edmund Barton, J. Langdon Bonython, James Boucaut, Lord Bruce, Joseph Chamberlain, J.C. Clemons, Joseph Cook, William Cullen, Alfred Deakin, Hugh Denison, John Downer, Andrew Fisher, John Forrest, Simon Fraser, Henry L. Galway, Robert Garran, Thomas Glassey, David Gordon, John Gordon, Lord Gowrie, Albert J. Gould, Samuel Griffith, Henry Gilbert, Ernest Holme, W.M. Hughes, William Irvine, Isaac Isaacs, C.C. Kingston, John Latham, Sidney Lee, Charles Lucas, P.J. Lynch, Mungo MacCallum, Edward Mitchell, George Murray, J.C. Neild, Alice Northcote, Lord Novar, R.E. O'Connor, George Pearce, George Pitt, Grenfell Price, E. Pulsford, H.R. Purnell, George Reid, William Sowden & Samuel Way.