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Ernest Henry Farrar papers, 1901-1927

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Record title

Ernest Henry Farrar papers, 1901-1927

Call numbers

MLMSS 2098 (K 22168-K 22169)

Record identifier

94RxrxB1

Ernest Henry Farrar papers, 1901-1927

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Ernest Henry Farrar papers, 1901-1927

Full title

Ernest Henry Farrar papers, 1901-1927

Date

1901-1927

Call Numbers

MLMSS 2098 (K 22168-K 22169)

Record Identifier

94RxrxB1
Physical Description

Contents

2 cartons

Textual Records

Clippings

Textual Records - (typescript)

Textual Records - (printed)

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Level of description

Fonds

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

CARTON K 22168
Papers, 1904-1927; correspondence, 1908-1927 includes letter from PM William (Billy) Hughes thanking Farrar for support in controversial WWI conscription debate; memorandum, draft bills and other parliamentary matters, 1912-1924; British Empire Exhibition, 1922-1926; F.H. Farrar's report on migration, 1924; newspaper cuttings, 190...

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Full title

Ernest Henry Farrar papers, 1901-1927

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

This collection was listed in 2004 as part of the Sesquicentenary of Responsible Government in NSW 1856-2006 Project.

This collection includes pictorial material at Pic.Acc.2154 and Pic.Acc.2210

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by Mr and Mrs L.W. Farrar in 1971

Administrative / Biographical history

Ernest Henry Farrar (1879-1952), trade unionist and parliamentarian, was born at Barnsley, Yorkshire, son of Henry and Mary Farrar. He came to Australia as an infant and was educated at Granville and Petersham public schools before becoming a shearer and later a saddler. He joined the Australian Workers' Union at the age of seventeen, in 1902 hel...

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Call Numbers

MLMSS 2098 (K 22168-K 22169)

Record Identifier

94RxrxB1

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/94RxrxB1

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Reference code

422846

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