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Papers of W. G. R. Gilfillan, 1893-1981 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2920551
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Gilfillan, W. G. R., 1893-1990
 
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Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1893-1981 
1.6 cm. (12 boxes) 
Summary

The papers consist mainly of secondary source material. They include university lecture notes, handwritten notes, lecture notes for real estate courses, various reports and papers prepared by the Snowy Mountains Hydro-electric Authority. There are also technical documents and journal articles on explosives and notes on public speaking.

Biography/History

William Gilfillan was a Safety Officer for the Snowy Mountains Hydro-electric Authority, 1957-71. From 1957-1960s he worked in the Snowy Mountains Hydro-electric Authority as engineer and then as archival officer. Gilfillan was also Alderman in the Monaro County Council from 1957-1965.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : NLA MS 854.

Related Material Associated material: "Papers on the development of the Snowy Mountains area, 1944-1965" at the National Library of Australia (MS 861). The W. G. R. Gilfillan Collection of maps (778 in total) is held in the Library's Map Collection. 
Subjects Gilfillan, W. G. R., - 1893-1990 - Archives.  |  Snowy Mountains Hydro-electric Authority.  |  Snowy Mountains Hydro-electric Authority - Officials and employees - Archives.  |  Explosives.  |  Safety consultants - New South Wales - Cooma - Archives.  |  Public speaking.
Time Coverage 1893-1981 

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