MS 2755
PAPERS OF SIR ISAAC ISAACS



Summary

Creator: Isaacs, Isaac, Sir, 1855-1948

Title: Papers of Sir Isaac Isaacs

Date range: 1875-1966

Reference number: MS 2755

Extent: 2.24 m. (7 boxes)


Administrative Information

Access

Available for reference

Provenance

The papers of Sir Isaac Isaacs received by the National Library in three parts. The major portion was deposited by Lady Isaacs in 1950. In 1968, after the death of Isaacs’ daughter Mrs Marjorie Cohen, a second group of papers was received from her son Thomas B. Cohen. A further collection, used by Sir Zelman Cowen for his biography Isaac Isaacs, was deposited in April 1970.


Scope and Content

The collection is small but includes family correspondence, articles and addresses, papers concerning Jewish affairs between 1942 and 1944, notebooks written whilst a student, script-books, newspaper cuttings, photographs, a Government House visitor’s book, regalia, certificates and illuminated addresses. The papers document Isaacs’ career as a State and federal politician, judge and as Governor-General of Australia.

Xerox copies of letters written in 1903 and 1913 from Sir Edmund Barton to Sir Samuel Griffith are included; the originals are contained in the Griffith Papers (ML MSS 363), Mitchell Library, Sydney.


Biographical Note

Isaac Isaacs was born in Melbourne on 6 August 1855. His parents Alfred and Rebecca Isaacs had arrived in Victoria from England the previous year. Isaacs attended school in Yackandandah and Beechworth, where his parents lived between 1859 and 1886. He became a pupil-teacher in Beechworth before joining the Prothonotary’s Office, Law Department, Melbourne in 1875, when he commenced part-time study at the University of Melbourne. He graduated as a Bachelor of Laws in 1880 and a Master of Laws in 1883. In 1882 Isaacs was called to the Bar; he took silk in 1899 and practised until 1906.

From 1892 until 1901 he represented Bogong in the Victorian Legislative Assembly and was Attorney-General in the Conservative Ministry of J.B. Patterson. He was Attorney-General in the Liberal Ministries of Sir George Turner (1894-1899, 1900-1901) and in Alexander Peacock’s Government (February-June 1901).

Isaacs was a member of the Victorian delegation at the Federal Convention in 1897-1898, and entered the first Commonwealth Parliament as the Member for the Victorian electorate of Indi. He was Attorney-General in the second Deakin Ministry between July 1905 and October 1906, when he was appointed to the High Court. In 1921 he became a Privy Councillor, and in 1924 was a member of the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council. After acting as Chief Justice of Australia during 1925 and 1927, he was appointed to the position in 1930. The following year, on the recommendation of Prime Minister J.H. Scullin, he was appointed the first Australian-born Governor-General.

Immediately after retirement in January 1937, the Isaacs visited Europe before settling in the Melbourne suburb of South Yarra.

In 1928 Isaacs was created a Knight Commander of the Order of St Michael and St George (K.C.M.G.) and in 1932 a Knight Grand Cross of the Order of St Michael and St George (G.C.MG.). In 1938 he received the Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the Bath (G.C.B.) in the Coronation Honours List. He married Deborah Jacobs of Melbourne in 1888 and their two daughters were Marjorie (Mrs David Cohen) and Nancy (Mrs Sefton Cullen).

Sir Isaac Isaacs died in Melbourne on 12 February 1948. Lady Isaacs lived in Bowral until her death in 1960.

References

COWEN, Zelman Isaac Isaacs. Melbourne, Oxford University Press, 1962.

GORDON, Max Sir Isaac Isaacs: a life of service. Melbourne, Heineman, 1963.


Series List

Series    Title

1.    Family correspondence

2.    General correspondence

3.     Notebooks

4.     Jewish affairs

5.     The Australian Constitution

6.     Addresses and articles

7.     Honours, certificates and illuminated addresses

8.     General press cuttings

9.     Governor-General

10.    Biographical material


Series Description

Series 1. FAMILY CORRESPONDENCE

The series, which is arranged chronologically, contains a small amount of correspondence during the years from 1883 until 1913 between Isaacs and his mother, wife and children. The bulk of the letters date from the period 1930-1947 and were written by Isaac and Deborah Isaacs to their daughter Marjorie. They discuss family matters, events during Isaacs’ term as Governor-General, their trip to Europe in 1937, world politics and Jewish affairs.

Items 1-1110

Series 2. GENERAL CORRESPONDENCE

The letters date from 1888 until 1966 and include Isaacs’ correspondence with Joseph Tarrant and the legal firm Curtis and Barry concerning a legal fee; photocopies of letters from Sir Edmund Barton to Sir Samuel Griffith in 1903 and again in 1913 when Griffith was in England; a letter in 1931 from the Attorney-General Frank Brennan accepting Isaacs’ resignation as Chief Justice of the High Court; a letter of appreciation from the Duke of Gloucester in 1934, after his Australian tour; letters from Lord Wigram concerning the Isaacs’ trip to England in 1937; correspondence with J.H. Scullin and Sir Kenneth Bailey in 1947 concerning his pension; and letters from Mrs Tulla Brown (née Keating) of Canberra to Zelman Cowen in 1962 relating to his biography of Isaacs.

Items 1-138

Series 3. NOTEBOOKS

There are 17 small books containing notes on legal subjects; they were compiled during the years 1875 to 1881, when Isaacs was a student. A large book and two smaller ones contain notes and cuttings from his period on the Bench of the High Court. A book listing his retainers for the years 1901 to 1906 is also included.

Items 1-241

Series 4. JEWISH AFFAIRS

The series contains notes and an annotated typescript for Professor Julius Stone’s open letter to Isaacs entitled Stand up and be counted. This was written in 1944 on the occasion of the twenty-sixth anniversary of the Jewish National Home. The series also includes Isaacs’ booklet Palestine …. political Zionism (1946); two copies, one annotated by Stone, of a memorandum, Immigration to Australia, a document prepared by the Executive Council of Australian Jewry for the Australian Government; documents of the United Emergency Committee for European Jewry on Mauritius internees in 1942; minutes taken by Isaacs at two committee meetings in 1882 of the Melbourne Jewish Young Men’s Russian Relief Fund; and other articles by Isaacs written between 1938 and 1947.

Items 1-350

Series 5. THE AUSTRALIAN CONSITITION

Isaacs was a strong advocate of federation and a member of the Victorian delegation at the Federal Convention of 1897-1898. He was a member of its finance committee and drew upon his legal training to suggest many revisions of the recommendations of the drafting committee. The papers contain Isaacs’ annotated Draft of a bill to constitute the Commonwealth of Australia adopted by the National Australasian Convention 1891, two annotated copies of Draft of a bill to constitute the Commonwealth of Australia approved by the Australasian Federal Convention in 1897, an article by Isaacs ‘A modernised constitution : a conspicuous example of its necessity’, and an annotated printed and typescript copy of Austraaslian Federal Constitution 1897, American decisions and references.

Items 1-82

Series 6. ADDRESSES AND ARTICLES

This series contains an article on the English language, dated 1877; a typescript copy of notes used when Isaacs introduced the Usury Prevention Bill in the Victorian Legislative Assembly in 1898; a typescript of his address entitled the Monash Oration delivered in 1937 to the Victorian Jewish Graduates and Undergraduates; ‘The Constitutional compromise of Section 74 departed from by the 1936 judgment’, an address Isaacs gave to the International Law Society c. 1940; ‘Hitler and civilization’, an article written during World War II; and ‘World Peace’ written in June 1947.

Items 1-207

Series 7. HONOURS, CERTIFICATES AND ILLUMINATED ADDRESSES

The documents in this series relate to Isaacs’ memembership of the Privy Council, his appointment as Chief Justice and Governor-General, and his K.C.M.G., G.C.M.G. and G.C.B. There are also a Bible, fourteen illuminated addresses, and a souvenir book of the 145th anniversary of Paramatta in 1933.

Series 8. GENERAL PRESS CUTTINGS

There are two scrap-books for the period 1893-1897, two for 1900 and many loose cuttings covering the years 1897-1963.

Series 9. GOVERNOR-GENERAL, 1931-1937

This series contains notes written by Isaacs after a discussion with J.H. Scullin in July 1931, concerning his appointment as Governor-General; a visitor’s book from Government House, Canberra 1931-1935, a typescript article by Keith Moss of the Evening News (London) entitled ‘His Excellency of Canberra’; a scrapbook for 1937; and a trunk containing the uniform used by Isaacs on Vice-Regal occasions.

Items 1-11

Series 10. BIOGRAPHICAL MATERIAL

Included here is material deposited by Sir Zelman Cowen after the publication of his biography Isaac Isaacs. There are notes compiled by Cowen and a typescript article ‘The family tree’ by P.A. Jacobs, brother of Lady Isaacs.

Items 1-122


Name Index To Correspondence

All letters and memoranda in the collection have been name-indexed. The numbers before the solidus (/) refer to the series and those following the solidus refer to the individual items. Underlining indicates authorship and non-underlining receipt of a letter. As most of the letters were written to Isaacs, they have only been indexed under the name of the author. Letters written by Isaacs have been indexed under both his name and that of the recipient.

AMERY, Leopold S. 2/43-4

ATHOLL, Sir John Stewart-Murray, 8th Duke 2/37

BAILEY, Kenneth H. (later Sir Kenneth) 2/117, 2/119, 2/120, 2/123

BAIRD, Sir John L See STONEHAVEN, John L.

Baird, 1st Viscount

BARTON, Sir Edmund 2/5, 2/11, 2/16, 2/19, 2/24, 2/26, 2/30, 2/32-36

BOAS, Harold 4/155

BRACEGIRDLE, Sir Leighton S. 7/44

BRENNAN, Frank 2/52

BRENNAN, Mary 2/71

BROWN, Stepten S. 2/138-9

BROWN, Tulla, Mrs S.S. 1/104, 2/129, 2/133, 2/136

BRUCE, Stanley M., 1st Viscount 4/45

CHURCHILL, Winston S. (later Sir Winston) 2/39

COHEN, David 1/360, 1/374, 1/418, 1/422-4, 1/427-8, 1/432-5, 1/437-9, 1/441-2, 1/444-5, 1/447, 1/448, 1/450-1, 1/452-4, 1/457, 1/459, 1/461, 1/627, 1/630-1, 1/635-6, 1/643-54, 1/930, 1/1099, 2/87

COHEN, Marjorie, Mrs David 1/16-28, 1/29-31, 1/38, 1/48-9, 1/51, 1/53-4, 1/60, 1/62, 1/68, 1/71, 1/74, 1/77, 1/79-80, 1/81, 1/82-3, 1/84, 1/85, 1/86, 1/87, 1/88-9, 1/90, 1/91, 1/92, 1/93-4, 1/95, 1/96-7, 1/98-100, 1/101-2, 1/103, 1/105, 1/106-7, 1/108-9, 1/110-11, 1/112-13, 1/114, 1/115-17, 1/118-19, 1/120, 1/121, 1/122, 1/123-4, 1/25, 1/26-7, 1/28, 1/129, 1/130, 1/131-2, 1/134-5, 1/136, 1/137, 1/138, 1/139, 1/140, 1/141, 1/142, 1/143, 1/144, 1/145, 1/146, 1/147, 1/148, 1/149, 1/150, 1/151, 1/152, 1/153, 1/154, 1/155, 1/156, 1/157, 1/158, 1/159, 1/160, 1/169, 1/170, 1/173, 1/174, 1/175, 1/176, 1/177, 1/178, 1/179, 1/181, 1/182, 1/183, 1/184, 1/185, 1/186, 1/187, 1/188, 1/189-93, 1/194-7, 1/200, 1/201-2, 1/203, 1/206, 1/207-10, 1/211, 1/217, 1/218-19, 1/222, 1/223, 1/224-5, 1/226-8, 1/229-31, 1/232-3, 1/238-40, 1/241-2, 1/243-7, 1/248-50, 1/251-3, 1/254-6, 1/257-9, 1/260, 1/261-2, 1/263, 1/264-6, 1/267-9, 1/270, 1/271, 1/272-3, 1/274-5, 1/278-80, 1/281, 1/282-5, 1/287-90, 1/291-3, 1/294-5, 1/296-8, 1/299-302, 1/305-6, 1/307-9, 1/311-12, 1/314, 1/317, 1/318-19, 1/320, 1/321, 1/322, 1/323-5, 1/332-3, 1/340, 1/341-2, 1/344, 1/345-6, 1/350-2, 1/353-4, 1/355, 1/356-8, 1/359, 1/362-3, 1/364, 1/365, 1/366, 1/367, 1/368, 1/369, 1/370, 1/371, 1/372, 1/373, 1/375-6, 1/377, 1/378, 1/379, 1/380, 1/381, 1/382, 1/383, 1/384, 1/385, 1/386-7, 1/390, 1/391, 1/392, 1/393-4, 1/395, 1/397, 1/398, 1/399, 1/400, 1/401-2, 1/407-8, 1/409-10, 1/411, 1/412, 1/413, 1/414, 1/415, 1/417, 1/419, 1/420, 1/421, 1/425, 1/426, 1/429-30, 1/431, 1/436, 1/440, 1/443, 1/446, 1/455, 1/456, 1/458, 1/462, 1/463, 1/464, 1/465, 1/466, 1/467, 1/468, 1/469, 1/470, 1/471, 1/472, 1/475, 1/476, 1/477, 1/478, 1/479, 1/481, 1/482, 1/483, 1/484, 1/485, 1/486, 1/487, 1/488, 1/489, 1/490, 1/491, 1/492, 1/493, 1/494, 1/499, 1/501, 1/502, 1/503, 1/504, 1/505, 1/506, 1/507, 1/508, 1/509-11, 1/513-14, 1/515-16, 1/517-19, 1/520-1, 1/522-4, 1/525, 1/526, 1/527-8, 1/529, 1/530-1, 1/534-5, 1/536-7, 1/538, 1/539, 1/540, 1/541, 1/542-3, 1/544, 1/545, 1/546, 1/547, 1/548, 1/549-50, 1/551-2, 1/553, 1/554-5, 1/556, 1/557, 1/558, 1/559, 1/560, 1/561, 1/562, 1/564, 1/565-6, 1/567, 1/568, 1/569, 1/570, 1/571, 1/572, 1/573, 1/574, 1/576, 1/577, 1/578, 1/579, 1/580, 1/581, 1/582, 1/583, 1/585, 1/586, 1/587, 1/589, 1/590, 1/591, 1/592, 1/593, 1/594-5, 1/596, 1/597-8, 1/599, 1/600, 1/601, 1/602, 1/603-4, 1/605, 1/606, 1/607, 1/608, 1/609-10, 1/611, 1/612, 1/613, 1/614, 1/615, 1/616, 1/617, 1/618, 1/619-20, 1/621, 1/622-3, 1/624, 1/625, 1/626, 1/627, 1/628-9, 1/630-1, 1/633-4, 1/635-6, 1/637-8, 1/639-40, 1/641, 1/642, 1/643-6, 1/647, 1/648-9, 1/650-2, 1/653-4, 1/655, 1/656, 1/657, 1/658, 1/659, 1/660, 1/661, 1/662, 1/663, 1/664, 1/665, 1/666, 1/667-8, 1/669-70, 1/671, 1/673-4, 1/675, 1/676-8, 1/680, 1/681, 1/682-3, 1/684-5, 1/686-7, 1/688-9, 1/690-1, 1/692-4, 1/695-8, 1/699-700, 1/701, 1/702, 1/703, 1/704-5, 1/706, 1/707, 1/708, 1/709-10, 6/711, 1/712, 1/713, 1/714-5, 1/716, 1/717-18, 1/719-20, 1/721, 1/722, 1/723, 1/24-5, 1/726, 1/727, 1/728-9, 1/730, 1/731, 1/732-3, 1/734-5, 1/736-7, 1/738-9, 1/740-1, 1/742-3, 1/744, 1/745-6, 1/747, 1/749, 1/750-1, 1/752, 1/753, 1/754, 1/755-7, 1/758, 1/759, 1/760, 1/761, 1/762-3, 1/765-6, 1/767-8, 1/769-71, 1/772, 1/773, 1/774, 1/774, 1/775, 1/776, 1/777, 1/778, 1/779, 1/781, 1/782-3, 1/784, 1/785, 1/786, 1/787, 1/788, 1/789, 1/790-1, 1/792, 1/793, 1/794, 1/795, 1/796, 1/797, 1/798, 1/799, 1/800, 1/801-3, 1/804, 1/805, 1/806-7, 1/809-10, 1/811, 1/812, 1/813, 1/814, 1/818-19, 1/820, 1/821, 1/822, 1/823-5, 1/826-7, 1/828-9, 1/830-1, 1/832-4, 1/835-7, 1/838, 1/839, 1/840-1, 1/842, 1/843-4, 1/845, 1/846, 1/847-8, 1/849-51, 1/852, 1/853-4, 1/855-6, 1/880-1, 1/882, 1/883, 1/884, 1/885, 1/886, 1/887, 1/888, 1/889, 1/890, 1/891-2, 1/893, 1/895-6, 1/897, 1/898-9, 1/900, 1/901, 1/902, 1/903, 1/904, 1/905, 1/906, 1/907, 1/908, 1/909, 1/910-11, 1/912, 1/914, 1/915, 1/916-17, 1/918, 1/919, 1/920-2, 1/923, 1/924, 1/925, 1/926-7, 1/928-9, 1/930, 1/931-3, 1/934, 1/935, 1/936, 1/937, 1/938-9, 1/940, 1/941-2, 1/943-5, 1/948, 1/949, 1/950, 1/951-2, 1/953-4, 1/955-6, 1/957-60, 1/961, 1/962, 1/963-4, 1/965-6, 1/967-8, 1/969, 1/970, 1/971-2, 1/973, 1/974, 1/975, 1/976, 1/977, 1/978, 1/979, 1/980, 1/981, 1/982, 1/983, 1/984-5, 1/986-9, 1/990, 1/991, 1/992, 1/993, 1/994, 1/995, 1/996, 1/997, 1/998, 1/999, 1/1000-1, 1/1002,

CURTIN, John 2/97

CURTIS & Barry, Solicitors 2/3

DAVIS, Gerald 4/109

DAVISON, Frank Dalby 2/80, 2/84

DEAKIN, Alfred 2/4

DULANTY, John W. 2/69

EVATT, Herbert V. 2/96

FITZROY, Sir Almeric W. 2/40

GLOUCESTER, Prince Henry William, Duke 2/54

GORMAN, Eugene (later Sir Eugene) 2/85

GOWRIE, Alexander Hore-Ruthven, 1st Earl 7/30

GRACE, S.J. 2/87

GREY, Phyllis 2/108

GRIFFITH, Sir Samuel W. 2/5, 2/11, 2/16, 2/19, 2/24, 2/26, 2/30, 2/32-6

HARRIS, A. 2/91, 2/93

HOLMES, John D. 2/56-59, 2/60, 2/62

HORE-Ruthven, Alexander

See GOWRIE, Alexander Hore-Ruthven, 1st Earl

HYMAN, Arthur W. 1/448, 1/461

ISAACS, Alfred 1/1, 1/3

ISAACS, Deborah, Lady 1/1, 1/6, 1/7-8, 1/9, 1/10, 1/11-13, 1/15, 1/57-8, 1/61, 1/63, 1/72, 1/200, 1/203, 1/204-5, 1/207-10, 1/212-14, 1/340, 1/839, 1/912, 1/940, 1/949, 1/956, 1/1048, 1/1089-90, 1/1100, 1/1104

ISAACS, Hannah 1/46

ISAACS, Sir Isaac A. 1/7, 1/9, 1/10, 1/11-13, 1/15, 1/16-28, 1/29-31, 1/38, 1/40, 1/41-2, 1/43-5, 1/56, 1/57-8, 1/60, 1/61, 1/62, 1/63, 1/68, 1/69, 1/70, 1/73, 1/74, 1/77, 1/79-80, 1/81, 1/82-3, 1/84, 1/85, 1/86, 1/87, 1/88-9, 1/90, 1/91, 1/92, 1/93-4, 1/95, 1/96-7, 1/98-100, 1/101-2, 1/103, 1/104, 1/105, 1/106-7, 1/108-9, 1/110-11, 1/112-13, 1/114, 1/115-17, 1/118-19, 1/120, 1/121, 1/122, 1/123-4, 1/125, 1/126-7, 1/128, 1/129, 1/130, 1/131-2, 1/134-5, 1/136, 1/137, 1/138, 1/139, 1/140, 1/141, 1/142, 1/143, 1/144, 1/145, 1/146, 1/147, 1/148, 1/149, 1/150, 1/151, 1/152, 1/153, 1/154, 1/155, 1/156, 1/157, 1/158, 1/159, 1/160, 1/169, 1/170, 1/173, 1/174, 1/175, 1/176, 1/177, 1/178, 1/179, 1/181, 1/182, 1/183, 1/184, 1/185, 1/186, 1/187, 1/188, 1/189-93, 1/194-7, 1/198-9, 1/201-2, 1/206, 1/211, 2/215-16, 1/218-19, 1/222, 1/223, 1/224-5, 1/226-8, 1/229-31, 1/232-33, 1/238-40, 1/241-2, 1/243-7, 1/248-50, 1/251-3, 1/254-6, 1/257-9, 1/260, 1/261-2, 1/263, 1/264-6, 1/267-9, 1/270, 1/271, 1/272-3, 1/274-5, 1/278-80, 1/281, 1/282-5, 1/287-90, 1/291-3, 1/294-5, 1/296-8, 1/299-302, 1/305-6, 1/307-9, 1/311-12, 1/313, 1/314, 1/317, 1/318-19, 1/320, 1/321, 1/322, 1/323-5, 1/332-3, 1/341-2, 1/343, 1/344, 1/345-6, 1/347-8, 1/350-2, 1/353-4, 1/355, 1/356-8, 1/359, 1/360, 1/361, 1/362-3, 1/364, 1/365, 1/366, 1/367, 1/368, 1/369, 1/370, 1/371, 1/372, 1/373, 1/374, 1/375-6, 1/377, 1/378, 1/379, 1/380, 1/381, 1/382, 1/383, 1/384, 1/385, 1/386-7, 1/389, 1/390, 1/391, 1/392, 1/393-4, 1/395, 1/397, 1/398, 1/399, 1/400, 1/401-2, 1/407-8, 1/409-10, 1/411, 1/412, 1/413, 1/414, 1/415, 1/417, 1/419, 1/420, 1/421, 1/425, 1/426, 1/429-30, 1/431, 1/432-5, 1/436, 1/440, 1/443, 1/446, 1/455, 1/456, 1/462, 1/463, 1/464, 1/465, 1/466, 1/467, 1/468, 1/469, 1/470, 1/471, 1/472, 1/475, 1/476, 1/477, 1/478, 1/481, 1/482, 1/483, 1/484, 1/485, 1/486, 1/487, 1/488, 1/489, 1/490, 1/491, 1/492, 1/493, 1/494, 1/499, 1/501, 1/502, 1/503, 1/504, 1/505, 1/506, 1/507, 1/508, 1/509-11, 1/512, 1/513-14, 1/515-16, 1/517-19, 1/520-1, 1/522-4, 1/525, 1/526, 1/527-8, 1/529, 1/530-1, 1/532-3, 1/534-5, 1/536-7, 1/538, 1/539, 1/540, 1/541, 1/542-3, 1/544, 1/545, 1/546, 1/547, 1/548, 1/549-50, 1/551-2, 1/553, 1/554-5, 1/556, 1/557, 1/558, 1/559, 1/560, 1/561, 1/562, 1/563, 1/564, 1/565-6, 1/567, 1/568, 1/569, 1/570, 1/571, 1/572, 1/573, 1/574, 1/575, 1/576, 1/577, 1/578, 1/579, 1/580, 1/581, 1/582, 1/583, 1/584, 1/585, 1/586, 1/587, 1/588, 1/589, 1/590, 1/591, 1/592, 1/593, 1/594-5, 1/596, 1/597-8, 1/599, 1/600, 1/601, 1/602, 1/603-4, 1/605, 1/606, 1/607, 1/608, 1/609-10, 1/611, 1/612, 1/613, 1/614, 1/615, 1/616, 1/617, 1/618, 1/619-20, 1/621, 1/622-3, 1/624, 1/625, 1/626, 1/628-9, 1/633-4, 1/637-8, 1/639-40, 1/641, 1/642, 1/655, 1/656, 1/657, 1/658, 1/659, 1/660, 1/661, 1/662, 1/663, 1/664, 1/665, 1/666, 1/667-8, 1/669-70, 1/671, 1/673-4, 1/675, 1/676-8, 1/680, 1/681, 1/682-3, 1/684-5, 1/686-7, 1/688-9, 1/690-1, 1/692-4, 1/695-8, 1/699-700, 1/701, 1/702, 1/703, 1/704-5, 1/706, 1/707, 1/708, 1/709-10, 1/711, 1/712, 1/713, 1/714-15, 1/716, 1/717-18, 1/719-20, 1/721, 1/722, 1/723, 1/724-5, 1/726, 1/727, 1/728-9, 1/730, 1/731, 1/732-3, 1/734-5, 1/736-7, 1/738-9, 1/740-1, 1/742-3, 1/744, 1/745-6, 1/747, 1/749, 1/750-1, 1/752, 1/753, 1/754, 1/755-7, 1/758, 1/759, 1/760, 1/761, 1/762-3, 1/765-6, 1/767-8, 1/769-71, 1/772, 1/773, 1/774, 1/775, 1/776, 1/777, 1/778, 1/779, 1/780, 1/781, 1/782-3, 1/784, 1/785, 1/786, 1/787, 1/788, 1/789, 1/790-1, 1/792, 1/793, 1/794, 1/795, 1/796, 1/797, 1/798, 1/799, 1/800, 1/801-3, 1/804, 1/805, 1/806-7, 1/808, 1/809-10, 1/811, 1/812, 1/813, 1/814, 1/818-19, 1/820, 1/821, 1/822, 1/823-5, 1/826-7, 1/828-9, 1/830-1, 1/832-4, 1/835-7, 1/838, 1/839, 1/840-1, 1/842, 1/843-4, 1/845, 1/846, 1/847-8, 1/849-51, 1/852, 1/853-4, 1/855-6, 1/857, 1/858-9, 1/880-1, 1/882, 1/883, 1/884, 1/885, 1/886, 1/887, 1/888, 1/889, 1/890, 1/891-2, 1/893, 1/894, 1/895-6, 1/897, 1/898-9, 1/900, 1/901, 1/902, 1/903, 1/904, 1/905, 1/906, 1/907, 1/908, 1/909, 1/910-11, 1/912, 1/913, 1/914, 1/915, 1/916-17, 1/918, 1/920-2, 1/923, 1/924, 1/925, 1/926-7, 1/928-9, 1/930, 1/931-3, 1/934, 1/935, 1/936, 1/937, 1/938-9, 1/941-2, 1/943-5, 1/946-7, 1/948, 1/949, 1/950, 1/951-2, 1/953-4, 1/955-6, 1/957-60, 1/961, 1/962, 1/963-4, 1/965-6, 1/967-8, 1/969, 1/970, 1/971-2, 1/973, 1/974, 1/975, 1/976, 1/977, 1/978, 1/979, 1/980, 1/981, 1/982, 1/983, 1/984-5, 1/986-9, 1/990, 1/991, 1/992, 1/993, 1/994, 1/995, 1/996, 1/997, 1/998, 1/999, 1/1000-1, 1/1002, 1/1003-4, 1/1005-6, 1/1007, 1/1008, 1/1009, 1/1010-11, 1/1012-13, 1/1014-16, 1/1017, 1/1018-19, 1/1020, 1/1021-2, 1/1024, 1/1025-6, 1/1027, 1/1028-9, 1/1030-2, 1/1033-6, 1/1037-9, 1/1040-1, 1/1042, 1/1043-4, 1/1045, 1/1046-8, 1/1049-50, 1/1051-5, 1/1056, 1/1057, 1/1058-60, 1/1061-2, 1/1063, 1/1064, 1/1065, 1/1066, 1/1067-8, 1/1069-70, 1/1071-3, 1/1074-6, 1/1077-8, 1/1079, 1/1080, 1/1081, 1/1082, 1/1083, 1/1084, 1/1085, 1/1086-7, 1/1088-9, 1/1091-2, 1/1093, 1/1096, 1/1097-8, 1/1105, 1/1107, 1/1108-9

ISAACS, John 1/340

ISAACS, Marjorie see COHEN, Marjorie, Mrs David

ISAACS, Rebecca, Mrs A. 1/1, 1/3, 1/32-37, 1/39, 1/40, 1/41-2, 1/43-5

JEFFREY, J.J. 2/72-6

KEATING, Alice, Mrs John 2/49

KNOX, Sir Adrian 2/48

LENNOX-BIGGER, T.A. 2/72, 2/77

LEVY, Ephrain M., Rabbi 1/388, 1/389

LYONS, Joeseph A. 2/63, 2/64

McGRATH, Nellie 1/4

MACHOVER, J.M. 4/163

MARSH, Edward H. 2/41

MASEL, Alexander 4/109

MULVANY, E.C. 2/89

O’CONNOR, Richard E., Justice 2/7

SANDERS, F.R. 7/46

SCULLIN, James H. 2/114, 2/116, 2/118, 7/38

SELBY, David M. (later Judge) 2/109

SHAW, Sir Thomas 2/38

STEWART-Murray, Sir John

See ATHOLL, Sir John Stewart-Murray, 8th Duke

STIVENS, Dal 2/110, 6/63

STONE, Julius, Prof. 2/98, 2/99, 2/100, 2/102, 2/106, 4/163

STONEHAVEN, John L. Baird, 1st Viscount 7/3

TARRANT, Joseph 2/1, 2/2

VAZO, F. 1/39

WATSON, John C. 2/9

WHITE, Harold L. (later Sir Harold) 2/127, 6/63

WIGRAM, Sir Clive, 1st Baron 2/46, 2/70, 2/78, 7/49

WILLIAMSON, P. 1/447

WILLINGDON, Marie, Marchioness 2/53

WILSON, Sir Samuel 7/13, 7/15

UNIDENTIFIED 1/422-4, 1/427-8, 1/432-5, 1/437-9, 1/441-2, 1/450-1, 1/452-4, 1/457


Box List

Series

Item

Box

1

1-396

1

 

397-810

2

 

811-1110

3

2

1-45

3

 

46

Closed Run

 

47-69

3

 

70

Closed Run

 

71-77

3

 

78-79

Closed Run

 

80-138

3

3

1-240

4

 

241-360

5

 

361-365

4

4

1-350

5

5

1-82

5

6

1-240

6

7

1-48

6

 

49-50

Closed Run

 

51-52

6

 

53

Map Folio

 

54-55

7

 

56-58

Folio Run

 

59-60

Folio Run

 

61a-61b

Folio Run

 

62-63

Folio Run

 

64

7

 

65

Folio Run

 

66

Folio Run

8

1

Folio Run

 

2-156

8

 

157-158

Folio Run

 

159

Folio Run

 

168 (?)

Folio Run

9

1-11

9

 

12

Folio Run

10

1-120

9

     
     

Photos (unnumbered)

 

7

Bible (unnumbered)

 

7

Photocopies (unnumbered)

 

Folio Run

Item (unnumbered)

 

Folio Run

1979. Last updated June 2002.