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Sir Robert Menzies speech at the New South Wales Cricket Association Centenary dinner on 31 March 1958 in the Menzies MS 4936 collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 2864120
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 1958 Mar. 31 
1 tape reel (ca. 15 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, full track mono ; 7 in. 
Series

Menzies MS 4936 collection.

Summary

During this speech at the Wentworth Hotel, Sydney Menzies speaks of the NSW Cricket Association; his cricket memories; his love of the game; cricketers; Victorian cricket players.

Notes

Speech available (3 p.), located MS 4936 series 6, Box 265, Folder 99.

Tape also contains recorded music.

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.

Recorded in Sydney, New South Wales on March 31, 1958.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-222145332

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (2 p.) 
Subjects Menzies, Robert, Sir, 1894-1978 Speeches.  |  New South Wales Cricket Association.  |  Cricket -- Australia.  |  Prime ministers -- Australia -- Quotations.  |  Politicians -- Australia -- Quotations.
Other authors/contributors New South Wales Cricket Association

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Copy: Recording
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ORAL TRC 1169/34 (summary)
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