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Papers of George Houstoun Reid, 1880-1920 [manuscript]
Bib ID 745726
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Reid, G. H. (George Houstoun), 1845-1918
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description 1880-1920 
1.6 m. (3 boxes) + fol. 
Summary

Newspaper cutting books, illuminated addresses, funeral notices, letters and cards of sympathy; J.M. Fowler, "Statesman or mountebank: an Australian war study". Typescript: Biography of the Hon. George Houston Reid M.L.A. (author unknown) manuscript; 10 letters to Douglas Reid; 2 letters to Sir George Reid; Cypher cablegram from W. Hughes to William Watt, dated 3rd June 1920.

Biography/History

Entered the N.S.W. Parliament as the Member for East Sydney in 1880. Premier of N.S.W., 1894-1899. Entered the Parliament in 1901 as leader of the Opposition. Prime Minister 1904-1905. Retired from Australian politics in 1908.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : MS 2242.

Cited In

Guide to collections of manuscripts relating to Australia ; B812

Subjects Reid, G. H. (George Houstoun), 1845-1918 -- Archives.  |  Politicians -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Politicians -- New South Wales -- Archives.
Time Coverage 1880-1920 
Occupation State and Territory politicians.  |  Federal politicians.

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