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Papers of Wilfred David Borrie, 1944-1997 [manuscript]
Bib ID 670337
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Borrie, W. D. (Wilfred David), 1913-2000
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1944-1997] 
42 cm. (3 boxes) 
Summary

Correspondence; diary for 1969; notes and notebooks; draft chapters of "The European peopling of Australasia : a demographic history", memoranda; journal articles and their drafts; transparencies and journal issues , some of which have been signed and annotated by Borrie and memoir "David Victor Glass 1911-1978."

Biography/History

Demographer. Born 1913 in New Zealand. Attended Otago University, taking M.A. in history. Researched migration and settlement of New Zealand, then left for a year in Cambridge. Returned to New Zealand, married and moved to Sydney in 1941 to teach at Knox Grammar School. Began working for R.C. Mills at University of Sydney, concentrating on immigration and population matters. Studied at London School of Economics with David Glass then moved to ANU in Canberra in 1950. Set up demography department in 1952.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : MS 9498.

Subjects Borrie, W.D. (Wilfred David), 1913-2000 -- Archives.  |  Demographers -- Australia -- Archives.
Occupation Demographers.
Other authors/contributors Borrie, W. D. (Wilfred David), 1913-2000. European peopling of Australasia

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