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Memories of the Public Library of New South Wales 1937-1943 inclusive, May 1994

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Memories of the Public Library of New South Wales 1937-1943 inclusive, May 1994

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MLMSS 10142

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nZNW7ymn

Memories of the Public Library of New South Wales 1937-1943 inclusive, May 1994

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Memories of the Public Library of New South Wales 1937-1943 inclusive, May 1994

Full title

Memories of the Public Library of New South Wales 1937-1943 inclusive, May 1994

Date

May 1994

Call Numbers

MLMSS 10142

Record Identifier

nZNW7ymn
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0.01 metres of textual material (1 folder) - manuscript, photocopy

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Copyright status : In copyright

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

A photocopy of Jean Bowman Blake’s eight page handwritten reminiscences of working at the Public Library of New South Wales, Sydney, 1937-1943, and written in May, 1994. Includes detailed descriptions of the buildings, interiors, reading rooms and collection arrangement, of the Bent Street Library and the old and new Mitchell reading rooms, the dut...

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Full title

Memories of the Public Library of New South Wales 1937-1943 inclusive, May 1994

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CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by Mrs V. M. Watson in September 2018

Administrative / Biographical history

Jean Bowman was born in Botany, New South Wales, the daughter of Thomas Walter Andrew Bowman and Eileen May Bowman. She worked at the Public library of New South Wales, Sydney, from 1937 until 1943.
Reference:
Library correspondence file

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MLMSS 10142

Record Identifier

nZNW7ymn

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9614636

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