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Papers of Lady Frances McNicoll, 1922-1989 (bulk 1969-1981) [manuscript]
Bib ID 239845
Format ManuscriptManuscript, OnlineOnline
Author
McNicoll, Frances, Lady
 
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Access Conditions Boxes 1-14 available for research; boxes 15-16 closed until 2018. 
Description [1922-1989] 
2.24 m. (16 boxes) 
Summary

The papers relate almost entirely to Lady McNicholl's work on the biography of Menzies. The largest category are her notes and research material and there is also correspondence, some personal documents, newspaper cuttings, tapes and transcripts, lectures by or about Menzies, publications and documents received from various sources. The correspondents include Sir Robert Menzies, Frank Menzies, Heather Henderson, David McNicoll, Sir James Forrest, Sir Charles Court, Ken Wilder and Hazel Craig. There are also some certificates, commissions and other documents of Admiral Sir Alan McNicoll.

Biography/History

Journalist. Lady McNicoll undertook the official biography of Sir Robert Menzies, but after several years the project was abandoned.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS 9246.

Includes some photocopies.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-299728501

Index/Finding Aid Note Finding aid available online. 
Subjects McNicoll, Frances, Lady -- Archives.  |  Menzies, Robert, Sir, 1894-1978 -- Correspondence.  |  McNicoll, Alan, Sir, 1908-1987 -- Archives.  |  Court, Charles, Sir, 1911-2007 -- Correspondence.  |  Wilder, Ken, 1927- -- Correspondence.  |  Journalists -- Australia -- Archives.
Time Coverage 1922-1989 
Occupation Journalists.
Other authors/contributors Menzies, Robert, Sir, 1894-1978  |  McNicoll, Alan, Sir, 1908-1987

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