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Joseph Lyons: State Library of New South Wales

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InstitutionState Library of New South Wales
Macquarie Street, Sydney
Description

The collection has papers and photographs relevant to Joseph and Enid Lyons.

Holdings include:

Joseph Lyons

MLMSS 2166
Game family papers, 1924–63 – includes a letter from Joseph Lyons to Lady Game, 1932.

Joseph and Enid Lyons

MLMSS 498
Simpson family papers, 1852–1963 – MSS 498/7 includes three letters from Lyons to ET Simpson (1939), mainly on political matters, with a memorandum by Simpson on measures to be taken by the government in view of the threat to Australia. Includes correspondence with Enid Lyons.

Sam Hood photographs:

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Enid Lyons by The Lodge fireplace, Royal tour, 1934.

5712
Joseph and Enid Lyons walking down The Lodge stairs, Royal tour, 1934.

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The two Royal tour cars, Humbers, at The Lodge, 1934.

FormatsPaper, Photos
Contact details

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