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Sir Henry Parkes, (27 May 1815 – 27 April 1896) was a colonial Australian politician and longest non-consecutive Premier of the Colony of New South Wales, the present-day state of New South Wales in the Commonwealth of Australia. He has been referred to as the "Father of Federation" due to his early promotion for the federation of the six colonies of Australia, as an early critic of British convict transportation and as a proponent for the expansion of the Australian continental rail network.

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[Sydney] : Local Management Committee of the National Trust of Australia (N.S.W.) for the Tenterfield School of Arts, 1981
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Sydney : University of Sydney Library, Scholarly Electronic Text and Image Service, 1999
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