National Library of Australia

<< Previous record  /  Next record >>
Record 8 of 102
You must be logged in to Tag Records
Papers of Edward Owen Givlin, 1909-1935 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2950508
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Shann, E. O. G. (Edward Owen Giblin), 1884-1935
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1909-1935] 
16 cm. (1 box) 
Summary

A collection of letters written by Edward Shann to his brother Frank Shann, and one notebook. The letters are mostly of four pages each, but some considerably longer. Most are dated 1909 and were written while Professor Shann was in London. They contain many references to family affairs, and much comment on political and economic affairs both in Australia and England, and on university appointments etc. in Australia. There are two additional letters, one from F. A. Warner and one from Sir John McCall. There is also a sepi photograph of Sydney Webb, a list of Shann correspondence, a draft headed "Chapter XXV : an epilogue", university degrees and a copy of an application to Perth University for Professor of History and Economics.

Biography/History

Professor of History and Economics in the University of Western Australia, 1913-1931; Professor of Economics, 1931-1935. In 1909 research student at the London School of Economics. Lecturer in charge of history and economics in the University of Queensland, 1911-1913. His daughter married Sir Arthur Tange.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : MS 643.

Subjects Warner, F. A. -- Correspondence.  |  McCall, John, Sir, -- Correspondence.  |  Shann, Edward -- Correspondence.  |  Shann, E. O. G. (Edward Owen Giblin), 1884-1935 -- Correspondence.  |  Webb, Sydney, -- Portraits.  |  Economists -- Australia -- Archives.  |  College teachers -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Australia -- Economic conditions -- 1901-1914.  |  England -- Economic conditions.
Time Coverage 1909-1935 
Occupation Economists.
Other authors/contributors Shann, Frank  |  Warner, F. A  |  McCall, John, Sir

Online

    In the Library

    Request this item to view in the Library's reading rooms using your library card. To learn more about how to request items watch this short online video Help Video.

    Order a copy

    - Copyright or permission restrictions may apply. We will contact you if necessary.

    Help Video To learn more about Copies Direct watch this short online video Help Video.
    close Can I borrow items from the Library?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    close What can I get online?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    close Can I get copies of items from the Library?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Flags
    Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and other First Nations people are advised that this catalogue contains names, recordings and images of deceased people and other content that may be culturally sensitive. Please also be aware that you may see certain words or descriptions in this catalogue which reflect the author’s attitude or that of the period in which the item was created and may now be considered offensive.