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Papers, 1930-1980 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2619687
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Hone, B. W. (Brian William), 1907-1978
 
Access Conditions Restricted until 23 May 2011. 
Description 1930-1980 
185 folders and 96 items ; 4.9 m. 
Summary

Main correspondents within these papers are P. Moore, Dr. G. Hancock, Malcolm Fraser, Barry Sheen, Oliver Whitely, Professor and Mrs T. Sizer, Tony Ingram, Christopher Cox, Henry Bragdon, Pauline Anderson, R. K. Chambers, John Ward and S. G. Thompson. Also contains diaries, financial papers, personal memorabilia, notes, talks, printed material and subject files relating to Hone's own education and early life, as well as to his career. A major part of these papers is concerned with his chairmanship of the Commonwealth Secondary Schools Libraries Committee (1971-1974), as Deputy Chancellor of Monash University (1973-1974) and as a member of the Schools Commission. There are also files on Melbourne Church of England Grammar School and Cranbrook School, and the State Planning and Finance Committee Library Subcommittee.

Biography/History

Sir Brian Hone was an influential Australian educationalist.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: NLA MS 6823.

Cited In

Guide to collections of manuscripts relating to Australia ; E41.

Subjects Hone, B. W. - (Brian William), - 1907-1978 - Archives.  |  Commonwealth Secondary Schools Libraries Committee (Australia)  |  Commonwealth Schools Commission (Australia)  |  Melbourne Church of England Grammar School.  |  Education - Australia.  |  Educators - Australia - Archives.
Occupation Educationalists  |  School principals
Other authors/contributors Fraser, Malcolm, 1930-  |  Thompson, Sydney, 1949-  |  Bragdon, Henry Wilkinson  |  Sizer, Theodore R  |  Sheen, Barry  |  Commonwealth Secondary Schools Libraries Committee (Australia)  |  Commonwealth Schools Commission (Australia)  |  Melbourne Church of England Grammar School

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