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John Curtin: Guide to Archives of Australia’s Prime Ministers


John Curtin: Guide to Archives of Australia's Prime Ministers

David Black and Lesley Wallace

Published by the National Archives of Australia and John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library


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Prime Minister John Curtin led Australia during the darkest days of World War II, only to die in office six weeks before the final victory over Japan. This guide describes records on John and Elsie Curtin held by the National Archives and the John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library and other institutions.

A National Archives of Australia and John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library joint publication.

Award winner of 2004 Mander Jones Award – Best finding aid to an archival collection (ASA)

Professor David Black is Adjunct Professor at the Division of Humanities, Curtin University of Technology, Historical Consultant to the John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library, and Parliamentary Fellow (History) at the Parliament of Western Australia.

Leslie Wallace is Collections Librarian at the John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library.

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