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Opening ceremony of the R.G. Menzies Library at the Australian National University including the speech by H.M. Queen Elizabeth in Menzies MS 4936 collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 7898919
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Access Conditions Availability conditional upon access restrictions and archival condition. 
Description 1963 Mar . 13 
2 tape reels (ca. 54 min.): 3 3/4 ips, mono. ; 5 in. 
Series

Menzies MS 4936 collection.

Summary

Opening ceremony and speeches by the Chancellor of the ANU (Sir John Cockcroft), the University Librarian (J.J. Graneek) and HM Elizabeth II.

Notes

ABC radio broadcasting through 2 CM Canberra.

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 at MS 4936.  Similar recording is available in the National Library of Australia's Oral History and Folklore Collection at ORAL TRC 47 
Subjects Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1926- -- Travel -- Australian Capital Territory -- Canberra.  |  Australian National University. Library.  |  Royal visitors -- Australian Capital Territory -- Canberra.
Other authors/contributors Cockcroft, John, Sir, 1897-1967, Speaker  |  Graneek, J. J, Speaker  |  Elizabeth Queen of Great Britain, 1926-, Speaker
Also Titled

R.G. Menzies building opening ceremony in Menzies MS 4936 collection

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