Contains correspondence with missionaries, institutions such as the National Library, collectors and historians concerning his interest in collecting Australiana and in compiling his Bibliography of Australia; family correspondence; files of cuttings, manuscripts, both original and copies, notes and printed items on such topics as local histories, particular events in Australian history, and missionary work in the Pacific Islands; medals, and early Australian money; papers relating to his work with the Library of New South Wales and the Royal Australian Historical Society; and manuscript drafts and galley proofs of his Bibliography of Australia and The Howes and their press. An addition of 2 boxes has been received and is unavailable until processed.
Judge, N.S.W. Industrial Commission, 1936-1953. Trustee, Library of New South Wales; Fellow and president of Royal Australian Historical Society; and compiler of Bibliography of Australia.