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Papers of J. H. L. Cumpston, [1852-1981] [manuscript]
Bib ID 391505
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Cumpston, J. H. L. (John Howard Lidgett), 1880-1954
 
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Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1852-1981 
2.16 m. (14 boxes) + 3 folios. 
Summary

Collection includes: manuscripts and material concerning Cumpston's publications; journal articles, correspondence, diaries, newspaper cuttings, reports, addresses and lectures, maps, certificates; material relating to the Cumpston family. Much of the material concerns health issues and information collected during Cumpston's time as Director-General of the Commonwealth Department of Health. Also includes a copy of "Memoirs of a British agent" by R.H. Bruce Lockhart (1933) with inserts of Cumpston's comments on Lockhart's text and correspondence from Frank Anstey discussing Lockhart's career and memoirs.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: NLA MS 613.

Cited In

Guide to collections of manuscripts relating to Australia ; A983.

Index/Finding Aid Note List available (16 p.) 
Subjects Cumpston, J. H. L. (John Howard Lidgett), 1880-1954 -- Archives.  |  Cumpston, J. H. L. (John Howard Lidgett), 1880-1954 -- Correspondence.  |  Cumpston family.  |  Anstey, Frank, 1865-1940 -- Correspondence.  |  Public health.
Time Coverage 1852-1981 
Other authors/contributors Anstey, Frank, 1865-1940  |  Lockhart, Robert Bruce, Sir, 1887-1970. Memoirs of a British agent

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