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Robert Menzies and Sir William Slim speaking at the 'Smoke Special' at the Savage Club in Melbourne in Menzies MS 4936 collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 6093120
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Menzies, Robert, Sir, 1894-1978, Speaker
 
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1959 Jul. 25 
1 sound tape reel (ca. 61 min.) 7 in. 
Series

Menzies MS 4936 collection.

Summary

Melbourne Savage Club is a private Australian gentlemen's club founded in 1894. The club was to bring together literary men, and those immediately connected or sympathising with Literature, Art or Science. Sir Robert Menzies served as president from 1947 to 1962.

Notes

Recorded on 25 July 1959 in Melbourne at the Savage Club.

Digital master available National Library of Australia

Related Material 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. 
Subjects Menzies, Robert, Sir, 1894-1978 -- Speeches.  |  Slim, William Joseph Slim, Viscount, 1891-1970 -- Speeches.  |  Governors -- Australia -- Speeches.  |  Prime ministers -- Australia -- Speeches.

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