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John Curtin: JS Battye Library of West Australian History

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InstitutionJS Battye Library of West Australian History
Perth Cultural Centre
Northbridge, Perth

MN 1543
John Curtin, letters, 1928–41 – three manuscript letters: to Mrs Flynn accepting an invitation to the wedding of Mary Flynn and John Barlow, letter to Jack Barlow, letter to Mr Barlow from the Prime Minister’s Office.

ACC 1466A
John Curtin, correspondence, 1942–43 – three manuscript letters to and from Curtin and General Leslie Morshead, including a letter from Curtin in reply to HJ Fleming of the 1st Australian Railway Construction Unit, 9 May 1942; a letter from Morshead in reply to a letter from Fleming, 24 January 1943.

ACC 2165A
John Curtin, letter – one letter from Curtin as editor of the Westralian Worker to Miss Murray, regarding the vacancy of a shorthand-typist position.

ACC 865A
John Curtin, letters – three manuscript letters concerning Curtin’s resignation as a Trustee of the Public Library Museum and Art Gallery of Western Australia, 1934–36.

Longmore, Cyril, papers, 1908–52 – includes correspondence with Curtin regarding the 1943 federal election and the use of Aborignal people for war duties (listing available).

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