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Papers of Sir Edmund Barton.

Author: Edmund Barton
Publisher: 1827-1940.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Manuscript   Archival Material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The collection consists of correspondence, personal papers, press cuttings, photographs and papers relating to the Federation campaign and the first Parliament of the Commonwealth. Correspondence 1827-1896 relates mainly to the business and family affairs of William Barton, and to Edmund's early legal and political work. Correspondence 1898-1905 concerns the Federation campaign, the London conference 1900 and
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Genre/Form: Archives
Named Person: Edmund Barton; William Barton; Edmund Barton
Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Edmund Barton
OCLC Number: 225632793
Notes: Manuscript reference no.: NLA MS 51.
Description: 1.12 m. (5 boxes and 16 security binders) + 11 folio items
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The collection consists of correspondence, personal papers, press cuttings, photographs and papers relating to the Federation campaign and the first Parliament of the Commonwealth. Correspondence 1827-1896 relates mainly to the business and family affairs of William Barton, and to Edmund's early legal and political work. Correspondence 1898-1905 concerns the Federation campaign, the London conference 1900 and Barton's Prime Ministership, 1901-1903. Correspondence 1906-1920 relates mainly to Barton's family and to his work in the High Court.

Correspondents include Alfred Deakin, Lord Forrest, Lord Hopetoun, Joseph Chamberlain, Sir Samuel Griffith, Sir William Lyne, Sir Henry Parkes, Lord Tennyson, Lord Jersey, George W.E. Russell, and Sir George Reid. There are also press cuttings relating to the Hastings-Macleay election, 1898, and to the activities of the Federation delegates in London, 1900; Commonwealth Constitution material, 1885-1901, some of it annotated in Barton's hand; family documents; commissions and honours.

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