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James Scullin: National Archives of Australia

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InstitutionNational Archives of Australia
Queen Victoria Terrace
Parkes, Canberra

The National Archives’ collection on James Scullin includes Cabinet minutes (1929–31), secret documents of the Prime Minister’s Department concerning the 1930 Imperial Conference and a report by Scullin on uniform taxation (1942–46). There are also a number of photographs of James and Sarah Scullin. Among the most interesting documents are those relating to the appointment of the first Australian-born Governor-General. The National Archives also has a substantial photographic record of the installation of the Scullin government, the first sworn in in Canberra.

See the National Archives of Australia page on James Scullin.

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