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George William (Bob) Lilley papers, 1967-1998

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George William (Bob) Lilley papers, 1967-1998

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MLMSS 8898

Record identifier

1bGMdZ8Y

George William (Bob) Lilley papers, 1967-1998

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George William (Bob) Lilley papers, 1967-1998

Full title

George William (Bob) Lilley papers, 1967-1998

Date

1967-1998

Call Numbers

MLMSS 8898

Record Identifier

1bGMdZ8Y
Physical Description

Contents

1.81 metres of textual material (11 boxes)

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Level of description

Fonds

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

The collection comprises Bob Lilley’s writings, chiefly correspondence with family and friends around the world, and also includes autobiographical and other manuscripts.

BOX 1
‘Susie: being the life and times of Tzu Hsi, Empress Dowager of China’ bound photocopy typescript, 1988
‘West-over-sea’ bound photocopy typescript with typescr...

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Full title

George William (Bob) Lilley papers, 1967-1998

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Information upgraded as part of the Manuscripts Unprocessed eRecords Project 2012-2013

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by Mrs Jean Lilley in 1998 and 1999

Administrative / Biographical history

George William (known as Bob) Lilley was born in Melbourne in 1918. He served in the Navy in World War II and for 36 years from 1947 worked as, initially, assistant to and then Registrar of Racehorses in Australia. He travelled widely, especially with his wife Jean following his retirement, and kept up a prolific correspondence with family and frie...

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MLMSS 8898

Record Identifier

1bGMdZ8Y

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153818

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