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Newspaper cuttings and letter 1888-1936 [manuscript]
Bib ID 913163
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Groom, Littleton E. (Littleton Ernest), 1867-1936, Collector
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1888-1936 
48 cm. (3 boxes) 
Summary

Newspaper cuttings, the bulk of which fall in the period 1898-1901. Concerned mainly with Federation and Australian Federal politics generally, with many articles and obituaries of Sir Edmund Barton and articles on other political figures such as Sir William Lyne and Joseph Lyons. Also includes some cuttings on legal topics, international affairs in Europe, 1933, and historical topics, mainly through the "Old Sydney" column by "Old Chum". Also contains a letter, 1936 Sept. 10, Government House, Adelaide to Sir Littleton Groom, Parliament House, Canberra from Zara Gowrie, indicating that the collection may have been assembled by Groom.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : NLA MS 1452.

Subjects Barton, Edmund, - Sir, - 1849-1920.  |  Groom, Littleton E. - (Littleton Ernest), - 1867-1936 - Correspondence.  |  Gowrie, Zara, - Lady, - 1879-1965 - Correspondence.  |  Lyons, J. A. - (Joseph Aloysius), - 1879-1939.  |  Lyne, William J. - (William John), - Sir, - 1844-1913.  |  Politicians - Australia.  |  Australia - Politics and government - 1851-1901.  |  Australia - Politics and government - 1901-1945.
Time Coverage 1888-1936 
Other authors/contributors Gowrie, Zara, Lady, 1879-1965

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