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Jack Kenny papers regarding his book ‘Before the First Fleet: Europeans in Australia 1606-1777’ (1995), 1950s-1994

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MLMSS 9019/Boxes 1-10

Record identifier

nX6lOz6Y

Jack Kenny papers regarding his book ‘Before the First Fleet: Europeans in Australia 1606-1777’ (1995), 1950s-1994

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Jack Kenny papers regarding his book ‘Before the First Fleet: Europeans in Australia 1606-1777’ (1995), 1950s-1994

Full title

Jack Kenny papers regarding his book ‘Before the First Fleet: Europeans in Australia 1606-1777’ (1995), 1950s-1994

Date

1950s-1994

Call Numbers

MLMSS 9019/Boxes 1-10

Record Identifier

nX6lOz6Y
Physical Description

Contents

1.50 metres of textual records (10 boxes)

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Level of description

Fonds

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Box 1 to Box 4
Various drafts including, bibliography, captions for illustrations and index, 1980s-1990s

Box 5
Notebooks
Correspondence, 1983-1994.

Box 6 to Box 10
Research files being mainly correspondence, notes, journals, newscuttings and photocopies of printed material, 1970s-1980s:
Box 6
‘Place Names – East Coas...

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Full title

Jack Kenny papers regarding his book ‘Before the First Fleet: Europeans in Australia 1606-1777’ (1995), 1950s-1994

NOTES

Description source

Information upgraded as part of the Manuscripts unprocessed eRecords Project 2013-2014

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by Mrs Helen Kenny in March 1996

Administrative / Biographical history

Michael John Butler (Jack) Kenny, journalist and historian, worked for the ‘Brisbane Courier' and the ‘Daily Telegraph’ before joining ‘The Sydney Morning Herald’ as supplements editor in 1952. In 1973 he accepted a position with News Ltd. In the same year he published ‘Bennelong: First Notable Aboriginal’. He died in 1987.

Reference:
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Call Numbers

MLMSS 9019/Boxes 1-10

Record Identifier

nX6lOz6Y

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/nX6lOz6Y

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Reference code

152867

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