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Papers of John Arthur Perkins, 1891-1954 [manuscript]
Bib ID 726838
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Perkins, John Arthur, 1878-1954
 
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Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. Use microfilm copy Mfm G 28200-28206. 
Description [1891-1954] 
2.56 m. (16 boxes) 
Summary

The papers include diaries, 1892-1950, written mainly in shorthand (3 boxes); political material consisting mainly of newpaper cuttings of elections, personal references, and on specific subjects pertinent to his position as Minister for Trade and Customs; local history material on the Eden-Monaro district, compiled from various sources, and typed in a chronological arrangement.

Biography/History

Member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly for Goulburn 1921-1926 and Member of the House of Representatives for Eden-Monaro 1926-1929, 1931-1943.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : MS 936.

Microfilm copy of MS 936, Series 1 is held by National Library of Australia at Mfm G 28200-28206.

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Guide to collections of manuscripts relating to Australia ; A309.

Index/Finding Aid Note Descriptive list available (9 p.). 
Subjects Perkins, John Arthur, 1878-1954 -- Archives.  |  Politicians -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Politicians -- New South Wales -- Archives.  |  Australia -- Politics and government -- 1922-1945.  |  Monaro (N.S.W.) -- History.  |  Eden (N.S.W.) -- History.
Time Coverage 1891-1954 
Occupation State politicians.  |  Federal politicians.

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