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Speech by Sir Robert Menzies at the presentation of the Deakin papers to the National Library of Australia at Parliament House [sound recording]
Bib ID 2170743
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Menzies, Robert, Sir, 1894-1978, speaker
 
Online Versions
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1966 Mar. 1 
1 tape reel (ca. 15 min.) : analog, 3 3/4 ips, mono ; 7 in. 
Summary

Introduction by an unnamed male speaker from the National Library of Australia. Alfred Deakin's eldest daughter, Ivy Brookes, makes the presentation of a token of Deakin's papers to Sir Robert Menzies. Menzies accepts the papers and talks about the importance of Deakin's work.

Notes

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-192816185

Related Material Papers of Alfred Deakin, 1804-1973; Also located at; National Library of Australia, MS 1540. 
Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary available. 
Subjects Deakin, Alfred, 1856-1919.  |  National Library of Australia.  |  Prime ministers -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Australia -- Politics and government -- 1851-1901.  |  Australia -- Politics and government -- 1901-1914.
Other authors/contributors Brookes, Ivy, 1883-1970, speaker  |  Parliament House (Parkes, A.C.T.), host institution

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