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John Shaw Neilson notebook n.d., together with associated papers, 1945-1963

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Record title

John Shaw Neilson notebook n.d., together with associated papers, 1945-1963

Call numbers

MLMSS 3845

Record identifier

9Bv76Zb9

John Shaw Neilson notebook n.d., together with associated papers, 1945-1963

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John Shaw Neilson notebook n.d., together with associated papers, 1945-1963

Full title

John Shaw Neilson notebook n.d., together with associated papers, 1945-1963

Date

1945-1963

Call Numbers

MLMSS 3845

Record Identifier

9Bv76Zb9
Physical Description

Contents

1 volume of textual material - photocopies

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Fonds

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

a. Notebook of John Shaw Neilson, n.d.
This notebook is the missing one of a series of John Shaw Neilson notebooks which are held in the Mitchell Library and filed at A3036-A3038. These notebooks were acquired from Frank Neilson, brother of John Shaw Neilson, in 1949. Prior to their acquisition Frank Neilson extracted leaves from some notebooks...

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Full title

John Shaw Neilson notebook n.d., together with associated papers, 1945-1963

NOTES

Description source

Information transferred from Manuscripts Leaf Catalogue No. 1 (8-670C) as part of the eRecords Project, 2010-2011

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

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Originals held in the National Library of Australia, NLA MS. 1145 item 60

Administrative / Biographical history

John Shaw Neilson, poet, was born at Penola, South Australia, in 1872 and died in 1942. His formal education was limited and he spent most of his working life as an itinerant rural labourer. Later in John Shaw Neilson's life defective eyesight made it increasingly difficult for him to write down his own poetry and he often dictated it to fellow wor...

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MLMSS 3845

Record Identifier

9Bv76Zb9

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918613

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