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Papers of Edward St. John, 1963-1978 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2007347
Format ManuscriptManuscript
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St. John, Edward, 1916-1994
 
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Access Conditions Part available for research; part not available for research until 2038 (Box 5, File 1). Not for loan. 
Description [1963-1978] 
0.75 m (5 boxes) 
Summary

Correspondence, speeches, cuttings, legal documents and other papers concerning St. John's political career and some of his other public activities. The political papers comprise correspondence, cuttings and other material on the 1966 and 1969 general elections and correspondence concerning St. John's attack on the leadership of J.G. Gorton in early 1969. Other papers include correspondence on the South Africa Defence and Aid Fund (1963-1964), papers on the H.M.A.S. "Voyager" inquiry (1967-1968), correspondence and cuttings concerning "A time to speak" (1969) and papers on Henry Fisher and an Iraqui gift of A.L.P. funds (1975).

Biography/History

Barrister and politician, Liberal M.H.R. for Warringhah, 1966-1969. President, South Africa Defence and Aid Fund in Australia, 1963-1967. President, Australian Section, International Commission of Jurists, 1961-1973. Author of "A time to speak", 1969.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS 7614.

Subjects St. John, Edward, 1916-1994 -- Archives.  |  Gorton, John, Sir, 1911-2002.  |  Fisher, Henry, active 1842-1847.  |  Voyager (Destroyer : 1952-1964)  |  Melbourne (Aircraft carrier)  |  Southern Africa Defence and Aid Fund in Australia.  |  Collisions at sea.  |  Elections -- Australia.  |  Politicians -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Lawyers -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Australia -- Politics and government -- 1965-  |  Australia -- Politics and government -- 1972-1975.
Time Coverage 1963-1978 
Occupation Federal politicians.  |  Lawyers.

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