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Collection of correspondence 1863-1894 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2665186
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Parkes, Henry, Sir, 1815-1896
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1863-1894 
5 cm. (5 folders) 
Summary

Letters from Sir Henry Parkes to John Taylor, E. A. Petherick, J. P. Abbott, (M.P. & Speaker), discussing the Federal Convention and Sir Henry's hope for 'kindred national feeling and ... an enduring Commonwealth'. Includes Federation : Procedures and Debates March/April 1891, (handwritten notes). Newspaper extracts from the Daily Telegraph, May 6 1899; Supplement to the Molong Express, July 30, 1904; and The Empire, April 25, 1872. Photocopies of Sir Henry Parkes correspondence; Official programme of ceremonial and entertainments commemorative of the inauguration of the Australian Commonwealth at Sydney, January 1st, 1901; a Photo-zinco reproduction of the Daily Telegraph inset, containing the portraits and biographies of the members of the Federal Convention, re-published as a Supplement to the Daily Telegraph, Saturday March 21st, 1891;

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : NLA MS 736.

Subjects Parkes, Henry, Sir, 1815-1896 -- Correspondence.  |  Politicians -- New South Wales -- Correspondence.
Time Coverage 1863-1894 
Occupation State politicians.

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