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Papers of Fred Daly, 1938-1995 [manuscript]
Bib ID 539064
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Daly, Fred, 1913-1995
 
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Access Conditions Mostly available for reference. Parts of Series 1 and 4 restricted. Not for loan. 
Description 1938-1995 
20 m. (142 boxes + 3 temporary boxes) 
Summary

A large part of the collection comprises Fred Daly's original chronological files and his files on 'personalities'. The papers include a large number of press cuttings and also press releases, reports, campaign material, Hansard extracts, correspondence, notes and diaries. References to many individuals and events occur throughout the papers, for example particularly across the series 'Chronological files', 'Elections', 'Subject files', and 'Personalities'

Biography/History

Politician. New South Wales Labor Member of the House of Representatives for the seats of Martin, from 1943 to 1949, and Grayndler from 1949 to 1975. In the Whitlam Labor Government (1972-75) he was Minister for Services and Property, and Leader of the House. Later author, commentator and public speaker. Publications were From Curtin to Kerr (1977), a revised edition, From Curtin to Hawke (1984), The A to Z of politics (1978), and The politician who laughed (1982).

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS 9300

Index/Finding Aid Note Descriptive list available (18 p.) 
Subjects Daly, Fred, 1913-1995 -- Archives.  |  Politicians -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Australia -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Time Coverage 1938-1995 
Occupation Federal politicians.

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