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Portrait of Dr. H. C. Coombs, consultant to the Prime Minister, at Canberra National Press Club, 11 October 1973 [picture]
Bib ID 3644207
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Description 1973 
1 negative : b&w ; 12.5 x 10 cm. 
Biography/History

Dr H. C. Coombs was one of Australia's most outstanding and influential public servants, serving and advising seven prime ministers over a 30-year period. His many public appointments included Director of Rationing, Director-General of Post-War Reconstruction, Governor of the Reserve Bank, Chairman of the Australian Council for Aboriginal Affairs, Chairman of the Australia Council for the Arts, Chancellor of the Australian National University, Chairman of the Elizabethan Theatre Trust and Governor of the Commonwealth Bank.

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Title devised by cataloguer from information on compactus card.

Condition: Good.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Subjects Coombs, H. C. (Herbert Cole), 1906-1997 -- Portraits.  |  Economists -- Australia -- Portraits
Occupation Economists.
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