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Papers of Sir William Hudson, 1948-1980 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2964924
Format ManuscriptManuscript
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Hudson, William, Sir, 1896-1978
 
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Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1948-1980 
9.1 m. (62 boxes) + 2 folio items. 
Summary

Papers have been arranged into 24 series, including following: Correspondence,1948-1979, including W. H. Spooner, M.A.Morris, Sir R.Wilson, Sir H.Fysh,Sir M. Oliphant &E.G.Warrell; Diaries & notebooks, 1960-1972; Speeches,1950-1971; Arapuni Dam,NZ,1924;Sir A. Gibb & Partners, Galloway Hydro-Electric Scheme, Scotland, 1931-1936;Metropolitan Water,Sewage & Drainage Board, Sydney,1937-1964; Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Authority,1949-1970;Foundation for Research & Treatment of Alcoholism & Drug Dependence of N.S.W., 1968-1971; National Safety Council of Aust., 1968-1971; Road Safety Council of N.S.W., 1968-1971; Aust'n Welding Research Assoc.,1967-1978; Astronomy; Cuttings.

Biography/History

Engineer. Engineer-in-charge with Sir Armstrong-Whitworth & Co. in the construction of the Arapuni Dam in New Zealand, on the staff of Sir Alexander Gibb & Partner, London as Engineer-in-charge of the construction of the Galloway Hydro-Electric Scheme in Scotland and Commissioner of the Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Authority (1949-1967).

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: NLA MS 9025.

Related Material Related material: Typescript carbon copy by Hudson entitled "Multi-purpose water developments projects in the U.S.A., U.S.S.R. and Australia 1962" is held by the National Library in Manuscripts at MS 824.  Oral History Interview with Hudson is held by the National Library Oral History Section.  Papers about Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Authority are held by the Australian Archives (CP622, M3759). 
Index/Finding Aid Note Finding aid (24 p.) available in the Special Collections Reading Room and on the Internet at: http://nla.gov.au/nla.ms-ms9025 
Subjects Hudson, William, Sir, 1896-1978 -- Archives.  |  Spooner, William (William Henry), Sir, 1987-1966 -- Correspondence.  |  Morris, M. A. -- Correspondence.  |  Wilson, Roland, 1904-1996 -- Correspondence.  |  Fysh, Hudson, Sir, 1895-1974 -- Correspondence.  |  Oliphant, Mark, Sir, 1901-2000 -- Correspondence.  |  Warrell, E. G. -- Correspondence.  |  Snowy Mountains Hydro-electric Authority.  |  National Safety Council of Australia.  |  Road Safety Council of New South Wales.  |  Gibb (Sir Alexander) and Partners.  |  Australian Welding Research Association.  |  Engineers -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Hydroelectric power plants.
Time Coverage 1948-1980 
Occupation Engineers.

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