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Sir William McKell papers, 1897-1981

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Sir William McKell papers, 1897-1981

Call numbers

MLMSS 2027

Record identifier

nQR2oyL1

Sir William McKell papers, 1897-1981

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Sir William McKell papers, 1897-1981

Full title

Sir William McKell papers, 1897-1981

Date

1897-1981

Call Numbers

MLMSS 2027

Record Identifier

nQR2oyL1
Physical Description

Contents

10 boxes and 46 volumes, including outsize material

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Level of description

Fonds

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Issue Copy

Microfilm : Correspondence, 1929-1952), CY 3981 (MLMSS 2027/3: Correspondence, 1953), CY 3982 (MLMSS 2027/4: Correspondence, 1954-1980), CY 3983 (MLMSS 2027/10: Correspondence with King George VI & Queen Elizabeth, 1947-1970).

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Sir William McKell papers, 1897-1981

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NOTES

General note

This collection was listed in 2004 as part of the Sesquicentenary of Responsible Government in NSW 1856-2006 Project.
MLMSS 2027 incorporates two additional collections previously listed as MLMSS 2027 ADD-ON 686 and MLMSS 2027 ADD-ON 1130

Description source

Information upgraded from Manuscripts Leaf Catalogue No. 1 (8-678C) as part of the eRecords Project, 2010-2011

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by Sir William McKell in 1970-1978

Administrative / Biographical history

Sir William McKell (1891-1985), boilermaker, parliamentarian, Premier and Governor General, was born at Pambula NSW, son of Robert and Martha McKell. The family moved to Sydney in 1898 and McKell was educated at Bourke Street Public School, Surry Hills. McKell left school at the age of thirteen and was apprenticed as a boilermaker. McKell formed...

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Call Numbers

MLMSS 2027

Record Identifier

nQR2oyL1

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422764

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