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Papers of Graham Perkin, 1955-1978 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2604286
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Perkin, Graham, 1929-1975
 
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Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1955-1978] 
0.96 m. (61 folders) + 1 diary + 1 fol. item. 
Summary

MS 5852 comprises general correspondence roughly arranged by year, 1966-1978; letters of condolence on Perkin's death, 1975; Perkin's own alphabetical file of correspondence; speeches and lectures; conferences and seminars; broadcasts and interviews; articles; personal papers, diaries, passports; and various subject files (61 folders, 1 diary, 1 fol. item).

Biography/History

Edwin Graham Perkin, born in Hopetoun, Victoria, on 16 Dec. 1929, joined the Melbourne Age as a cadet in 1949. He was appointed Deputy News Editor in 1973. He was also Director of Australian Associated Press and Reuters (London). From 1961-1963 he lectured in journalism at the University of Melbourne. Graham Perkin died in 1975.

Notes

Some photocopies.

Manuscript reference no. : MS 5852.

Originals in private ownership.

Cited In

Guide to collections of manuscripts relating to Australia ; D1127.

Subjects Perkin, Graham, 1929-1975 -- Archives.  |  Newspaper editors -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Journalists -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Journalism -- Australia.
Time Coverage 1955-1978 
Occupation Journalists.  |  Editors.  |  Academics.
Terms of Use Copying of Graham Perkin's copyright material permitted for research purposes. 

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