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Papers of Alan Reid, 1942-1985 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2040383
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Reid, Alan (Alan Douglas), 1914-1987
 
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Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1942-1985] 
6.3 m. (45 boxes) 
Summary

The bulk of the collection comprises subject files, mainly containing newspaper cuttings, but also telexes, notes, letters and printed material. The mostly date from 1976-1985. Other papers include: I. Copies of press reports, 1942-1945. II. Personal correspondence, 1971-1982. III. Typescript diary, 1971-1982. IV. Paper on 1975 constitutional crisis. V. Notebooks, 1969-1970. VI. Papers on 1973 Australian Constitutional Convention. VII. Reports and agenda papers of 1977 ALP National Conference. VIII. Miscellaneous notes and lists of names and addresses.

Biography/History

Journalist and author, Canberra correspondent of "Sun", "Daily Telegraph" (Sydney) and "Bulletin", 1937-1985. Author of "The power struggle" (1969) and "The Gorton experiment" (1971) and "The Whitlam venture" (1976).

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS 7796.

Subjects Reid, Alan (Alan Douglas), 1914-1987 -- Archives.  |  Journalists -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Authors, Australian -- 20th century -- Archives.  |  Australia -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Time Coverage 1942-1985 
Occupation Journalists.  |  Authors.

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