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Robert Menzies speaks at the Opening of the Howard Florey Laboratory, Melbourne, in the Menzies MS 4936 collection, August 30, 1963 [sound recording]
Bib ID 4770511
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 1963 
1 sound tape reel (ca. 37 min.) 
Series

Menzies MS 4936 collection.

Biography/History

"The Howard Florey Laboratories were commissioned in 1963. Supporters of the Laboratories included Kenneth Baillieu Myer, Sir Ian Potter and Dr H. C. Coombs. The Laboratories conducted long term experiments in order to study integrative physiology".

Notes

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 on Aug. 30, 1963 in Melbourne, Vic.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-222201125

Index/Finding Aid Note Summary not yet available. 
Subjects Menzies, Robert, Sir, 1894-1978. Speeches.  |  Howard Florey Laboratories (Vic.)  |  Politicians -- Australia -- Quotations.  |  Prime ministers -- Australia -- Quotations.  |  Australia -- Politics and government -- 1945-1965.

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ORAL TRC 1169/212
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