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Alfred Deakin: University of Melbourne Archives

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InstitutionUniversity of Melbourne Archives
Royal Parade
Parkville, Melbourne

Accession Number: 66/6
La Nauze, John Andrew (1911–90), 1965 – includes a manuscript of a book on Alfred Deakin, published by Melbourne University Press in 1965.

Accession Number: 73/32
Robison Bros & Co. Pty Ltd, 1880–1930 – Deakin was the chairman of directors and liquidator of Robison Bros & Co. in the 1890s. Includes original Memorandum and Articles of Association, 1891; minutes of ordinary and extraordinary meetings of shareholders, 1891, 1894; agreements, wills and land titles, 1880–1924; files re Robison family members’ estates, 1896–1915; share records, including lists of shareholders and annual returns, 1892–1926; land tax records, 1910–30.

Accession Number: 85/49
Swinburne, George (1861–1928), 1895–1964 – correspondence to and from Swinburne regarding state politics, resignation from parliament and family matters, 1897–1928. Includes correspondence with Deakin, 7 February 1906 – 9 September 1910.

Accession Number: 62/14
Swallow & Ariell Pty Ltd, 1885–1922 – includes letters to FT Derham from Deakin (a business and political colleague), 1884–1902.

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