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Papers of Sir Ernest Keith White, 1914-1980 [manuscript]
Bib ID 644967
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
White, Ernest Keith, Sir, 1892-1983
 
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Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1914-1980] 
1.5 m. (6 boxes). 
Summary

Interview and notes covering Sir Ernest's early years, World War I experiences; formation of the Australian-American Association; formation of the Liberal Party of Australia, and relations with Sir Robert Menzies; correspondence, newsclippings, notes on early years of Gosford Borough Council, and a 1945 report on the Liberal Party of Australia; thesis by David S. Kent entitled: A history of the Australian-American Association, (History IV honours thesis, University of Sydney, 1980); political material; specially the Liberal Democtratic Party, founding of the Liberal Party, Australian/American relations.

Biography/History

Sir Ernest Keith White was one of the Founders of the Liberal Party of Australia (Who's Who in Australia, 1980). He died on August 1983.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : MS 6455.

Related Material [E. K. White map collection] Located at; National Library of Australia Map collection MAP E. K. White map collection 1-68 
Cited In

Guide to collections of manuscripts relating to Australia ; E388.

Index/Finding Aid Note Descriptive list (5 p.) available. 
Subjects White, Ernest Keith, Sir, 1892-1983 -- Archives.  |  Australian-American Association.  |  Liberal Party of Australia.  |  Gosford (N.S.W.). Council.  |  Political activists -- Australia -- Archives.
Time Coverage 1914-1980 
Occupation Political activists.

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