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Robert Menzies joint press conference with Harold Macmillan in Menzies MS 4936 collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 2864055
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Menzies, Robert, Sir, 1894-1978, Interviewer
 
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1958 Feb. 11 
2 tape reels (ca. 50 min): analog : 7 1/2 ips, half track mono ; 7 in. 
Series

Menzies MS 4936 collection.

Summary

Press conference begins with Menzies speaking of Macmillan's visit, achievements during the visit and topics of their discussions. This is followed by Macmillan who speaks of his impressions of Australia, his visit and the Commonwealth. During question time Macmillan and Menzies answer questions concerning British Australian relations ; defence in S.E. Asia ; British trade and the customs union ; nuclear defence ; upcoming economic conference ; immigration ; Indonesia ; Antartica and British industry.

Notes

Recorded in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory on February, 11, 1958.

Digital master available National Library of Australia

Related Material Part of a collection of recordings which originally accompanied the Sir Robert Menzies Papers held in the Manuscripts section at the National Library of Australia at MS 4936. 
Index/Finding Aid Note Transcript unavailable. 
Subjects Menzies, Robert, Sir, 1894-1978 -- Interviews.  |  Macmillan, Harold, 1894-1986 -- Interviews.  |  Politicians -- Interviews.  |  Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- Australia.  |  Australia -- Foreign relations -- Great Britain.
Other authors/contributors Macmillan, Harold, 1894-1986, Interviewer

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