Guide to the Papers of Marcel Aurousseau

MS 7070

National Library of Australia

Collection Summary

Title
Papers of Marcel Aurousseau
Date Range
1914-1984
Collection Number
MS 7070
Extent
4.8 metres (32 boxes + 3 folios)
Language of Materials
English
Repository
National Library of Australia

Introduction

Conditions Governing Access

Please refer to the collection's catalogue record for the access conditions (http://nla.gov.au/nla.cat-vn2278366).

Conditions Governing Use

Copying and publishing of unpublished manuscript material is subject to copyright restrictions. For such material, written permission to publish must be obtained from the copyright holder(s). Copying of unpublished material for research purposes is permissible 50 years after the death of the creator of the material.

Preferred Citation

Items from this collection should be cited as '[Title or description of manuscript item], Papers of Marcel Aurousseau, National Library of Australia, MS 7070, [box number, consignment date and series and/or file number]'.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The first two consignments (21.4.1967 and 9.4.1980) of the Marcel Aurousseau papers were donated by Mr Aurousseau and were accessioned in 1981 at MS 1879. On the receipt of the third (and largest) consignment on 24 May 1985 from his widow, Mrs Cecily Aurousseau, for reasons of space a new number (MS 7070) was allocated to papers.

Arrangement

The consignments received in 1967 and 1980 are arranged in a single sequence of four series (Series 1 to Series 4). The consignment added in 1985 is arranged in a separate sequence of twenty series (Series 1 to Series 20).

Biographical Note

Date Event
1891 19 April; born at Tara, Edgecliff Road, Woollahra, Sydney, N.S.W. Tara is on the N.W. corner of Rowe St.
1896 c. Public school, Peakhurst
1898 c. Do., Hurstville West
1901 Private School (Mr Dunn) Petersham
1902 Public School (Mr Middenway) Bexley
1903 Trip to Tasmania
1904 Six months at 'Westbridge', Ballina, Richmond River
1905 Trip to North Island of New Zealand. To Sydney Boys' High School
1907 Cadet, Australian Museum, Sydney (library, mineralogist)
1911 To University of Sydney (Science)
1912 Joined Royal and Linnean Societies of New South Wales
1914 (March) B.Sc. (Hons. And University medal for Geology). Appointed Lecturer in Geology, University of Western Australia
1915 Enlisted in the 1st A.I.F. Commissioned 2nd Lieut. To Egypt with the 6th/28th.
1916 To France with the 51st Infantry Battalion. Wounded near Mouquet Farm. Awarded Military Cross.
1917 Captain. To 4th Training Battalion, Codford, Wilts.
1918 Wounded at Domart (S.E. of Amiens). Awarded French Croix de Guerre.
1918 Divisional Education Officer - 1st Aust. Div. A.I.F.
1919 Returned to Australia. Lecturer in Charge, Department of Geology, University of W. A.
1920 To Geophysical Laboratory, Carnegie Institution of Washington.
1923 To the American Geographical Society of New York.
1924 Returned to Australia. Attended meeting of ANZAAS at Adelaide. Expedition to Barrington Tops, N.S.W.
1925 Went to Europe.
1926 Journey on foot from Paris to Madrid.
1927 Finished conducting parental tour of Western Europe. Wrote first pat of Highway into Spain at Geneva.
1928 Working on Highway into Spain. Prepared chapter on Artesian Water for Professor T.W.E. David's book The Geology of Australia.
1929 Finished Highway into Spain at Chelsea
1930 Highway into Spain published in London and accepted for publication in the U.S.
1931 Reading and translating for publishers.
1932 Translation of Rosenkrantz's El Greco and Cervantes published. Abdominal operation (University College Hospital)
1933 To the Royal Geographical Society. Working on an index to the supplements to the Geographical Journals.
1936 The Index published. Appointed Secretary of the Permanent Committee on Geographical Names (the P.C.G.N.)
1939 Initiated a program of transliteration for the War Office and Admiralty.
1942 P.C.G.N. Glossary of Modern Greek and Gazetteer of Greece published. Awarded the Cuthbert Peek Grant by the R.G.S. Married Cecily Mary Vance.
1944 P.C.G.N. Gazetteer of Albania published..
1946 New ed. Of the Gazetteer of Albania published. Awarded Research Medal of the Royal Scottish Geographical Society. Joined the R.G.S.
1947 Joined the Hakluyt Society
1949 Represented H.M. Government at the 3rd International Congress of Onomastic Sciences (Brussels).
1952 Represented H.M.G. at the 4th International Congress of Onomastic Sciences (Uppsala)
1955 Resigned from the F.C.G.N.
1956 Prepared The Rendering of Geographical Names. Left England for Australia.
1957 Appointed member of the Antarctic Names Committee of Australia. The Rendering of Geographical Names published.
1958 Joined the Royal Australian Historical Society.
1959 Attended Perth meeting of ANZAAS. Elected President, Geographical Society of N. S.W.
1960 Re-elected Pres. Geog.Soc. N.S.W.
1961 Attended Brisbane meeting of ANZAAS, to Heron Island.
1963 Attended Canberra meeting of ANZAAS.
1965 Had a heart attack.
1966 Appointed to National Committee for Geography.
1968 To New Caledonia and the New Hebrides. My translation of The Letters of F.W. Ludwig Leichhardt published by the Hakluyt Society in 3 vols.
1969 Awarded the Victoria Medal of the Royal Geographical Society.
1972 Honorary Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities (F.A.H.A.)
1973 Honorary D. Litt. (Newcastle, N.S.W.)
1975 Facs. Ed. Of The Rendering of Geographical Names published in the U.S.A.

Item Descriptions

Class. Consignments received 1967 and 1980 Show allonly 1

Series 1. Nettie Palmer letters Show allonly 1

File 1-2. 23 letters from Nettie Palmer to Marcel Aurousseau - Box 1 Show allonly 1

Series 2. General correspondence Show allonly 1

File 1-5. Alphabetical correspondence - Box 1 Show allonly 1
File 6. Jean and Sarah Aurousseau - Box 1 Show allonly 1
File 7. Mitchell Library - Box 2 Show allonly 1
File 7. Elsie Webster - Box 2 Show allonly 1
File 7. Arthur Wheen - Box 2 Show allonly 1
File 8. Prof. W. Benson - Box 2 Show allonly 1
File 8. Prof. Launcelot Harrison - Box 2 Show allonly 1
File 8. Geo-physical Laboratory - Box 2 Show allonly 1
File 8. - Carnegie Institution of Washington - Box 2 Show allonly 1
File 9. Manly Municipal Council - Box 2 Show allonly 1
File 9. Alice Williamson - Box 2 Show allonly 1
File 10. Capt. Brett Hilder - Box 2 Show allonly 1
File 10. Ralph Middenway - Box 2 Show allonly 1
File 11. Brigadier T.S. Louch - Box 2 Show allonly 1
File 12. Dr. K.T. Pont - Box 2 Show allonly 1
File 12. Ralph Middenway - Box 2 Show allonly 1
File 13. Maurice F. Fry - Box 2 Show allonly 1
File 14. Lucien Henry - Box 3 Show allonly 1
File 14. Abbotsleigh School - Box 3 Show allonly 1
File 15. Prof. P.D. Murray - Box 3 Show allonly 1
File 15. Prof. T.W.E. David - Box 3 Show allonly 1
File 15. American Geographical Society of N.Y. - Box 3 Show allonly 1
File 15. Dr. Isiah Bowman - Box 3 Show allonly 1
File 15. Capt. H.B. Bennett - Box 3 Show allonly 1
File 16. Prof. Mark Jefferson - Box 3 Show allonly 1
File 16. Prof. W.G. Woolnough - Box 3 Show allonly 1
File 16. Ernest G. Hodge - Box 3 Show allonly 1
File 16. Dr Gladys Wrigley - Box 3 Show allonly 1
File 16. Dr N.L. Bowen - Box 3 Show allonly 1
File 17. C. Anderson - Box 3 Show allonly 1
File 17. Association of American Geographers - Box 3 Show allonly 1
File 17. Frances G. Goodwin - Box 3 Show allonly 1
File 18. Royal Geographical Society - Box 3 Show allonly 1
File 19. War Service correspondence - Box 3 Show allonly 1
File 20. Dr. A.I.G. McLaughlin - Box 3 Show allonly 1
File 21. Capt. F. Wadge - Box 3 Show allonly 1
File 21. Mdme J. Soubeiran - Box 3 Show allonly 1
File 21. Dr H.S. Washington - Box 3 Show allonly 1
File 22. University of W.A. - Box 4 Show allonly 1
File 23. John Somerville - Box 4 Show allonly 1
File 24. Dr J. Kirtland Wright - Box 4 Show allonly 1
File 24. Frank Sargeson - Box 4 Show allonly 1
File 24. Dr T. Liddon Parr - Box 4 Show allonly 1
File 25. Correspondence with publishers re Highway into Spain and El Greco. - Box 4 Show allonly 1
File 26. Photographs of testimonial to George Aurousseau - Box 4 Show allonly 1
File 26. Photographic album including photographs of Sydney - Box 4 Show allonly 1
File 27. Miscellaneous correspondence including George Aurousseau - Box 4 Show allonly 1
File 27. Letters to George Aurousseau on the death of Lucien Henry - Box 4 Show allonly 1
File 27. Correspondence relating to the history of geographical associations - Box 4 Show allonly 1

Series 3. Military, legal, expenditures records - Box 4 Show allonly 1

Comprising various papers relating to military, legal and financial matters.

Series 4. Diaries and related papers Show allonly 1

File. Diaries, 1939-45 - Box 5 Show allonly 1
File. Diaries, 1956-77 - Box 5 Show allonly 1
File. Certificates - Folio-Box 5 Show allonly 1

Class. Consignment added 24 May 1985 Show allonly 1

Series 1. General correspondence - Box 6-14 Show allonly 1

The correspondence is arranged in an alphabetical sequence and has not been sorted within files. The correspondence dates from 1920 to 1984 and relates to Marcel Aurousseau's research and writings on geographical names, exploration research, landscape in art, literary and art criticism and book reviews. Some correspondence relating to his research on Leichhardt and Cook, and some family correspondence may also be included but the bulk of that correspondence is in separate series.

Some typescripts are also included.

Major correspondents are: Archives of N.S.W.; Australian Academy of the Humanities; Australian Dictionary of Biography; Beale, Edgar; Crone, G.R.; Fitzgerald, Brigadier L.; Freestone, Rob; Frost, Allan; Geelan, P.; Geography Bulletin; Geographical Magazine; Goodwin family; Hakluyt Society; Hoare, Michael; Hutchinson Publishing; Martin, G.J.; Meanjin; Mesnage, G.; Middenway R.; Melbourne University Press; McCullough, Max; McLaughlin, A.G.J.; National Library of Australia; O'Sullivan, John; Australian School of Pacific Administration; Raven, Yvonne; Royal Australian Historical Society; Royal Geographical Society of Australasia; Royal Society of N.S.W.; Rutherford, Frank; Ryan, Bruce; Webster, E.M.; White, Patrick.

Other correspondents include: Astor, Lady Nancy; Aurousseau, Shane and Sally; Aurousseau, Sylvain; Backhouse, D.; Beaglehole, A.; Bergmann, Walter; Bettenson, A.J.; Bowman, Isiaah; Branagan, D.F.; Christesen, C.B.; Clark C.H. Manning; Courtenay, Key; Davison, Frank Dalby; Fitzgerald, Lawrence; Fitzhardinge, L.F.; Fitzpatrick, Kathleen; Ford, Edgar; Fowler, Beatrice; Freestone, Rob; Garran, J.C.; Hancock, W.K.; Hasluck, Paul; Hasluck, Margaret; Inglis, Ken; Jones, Phyllis; Keneally, Tom; Kennedy, Priscilla; Kramer, Leonie; La Nauze, J.; Linnean Society of N.S.W.; Lubbock, Adelaide; Mather, R.B.; Morrison, R.H.; Overland (Journal): The Pacific Geography Society; Powell, Lawrence Clark; Richardson, Geoffrey; Roderick, Colin; Roe, Michael; Ross, A.D.; Scott Polar Research Institute; Serle, Geoffrey; Smith, Bernard; Smith, Vivian; Spate, O.K.H.; Stanger, Sophia; Strehlow, T.G.H.; Swan, R.A.; Taylor, Doris; Walker, Lennox; Walker, R.B.; Whitley, Gilbert P.; Wilcox, Arthur A.; Wild, Alan; Woolnough, Ilma; Wright, John Kirkland.

Series 2. Diaries of notebooks - Box 15 Show allonly 1

This series comprises diaries for the years 1978-1983. There are several notebooks containing research notes.

Series 3. Writings Show allonly 1

This series contains typescripts of Marcel Aurousseau's writings including poetry, articles and book reviews. There is also a card index to his writings.

File. Card index to Aurousseau's writings - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1
File 1. Marcel Aurousseau - autobiographical and miscellaneous writings and poems - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1

-'I confer with Master Shakespeare concerning the split infinitive'

-'God meets a botanist'

-'Surrealism'

File 2. 'Solstice - Poems' - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1
File 3. Poems and translations - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1
File 4. 'A meditation at eighty - on the theme - Armada' - 2 copies - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1
File 5. Geographical writings - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1

-'Durban: an outlet for distant reservoirs'

-'Minerva, 1923'

-'Sydney: a new interpretation'

-'Landscape in art: pictures as registers of change' - 2 copies

-'Le Havre: eight years after'

-'Salamanca'

-'The Sorbonne as it is today'

-'Fourth International Meeting of Recorder Players'

File 6. Population and patterns of Settlement; 'A contrast in Chalklands' - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1
File 6. Book review - Charleroi : Etude de geographie urbaine. By Jean Fichefet, 1935 'The Geography of Towns' by A.E. Smailes 1953 'The arrangement of the rural population in Picardy and Flanders' Geog. J. 51 (1981) 393-394 - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1
File 6. Review of papers - 'The arrangement of rural population in Belgium' Geog. Rev. 11 (1921) 612-614 - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1
File 6. 'Urban Geography: a study of German towns' Geog. Rev. 11 (1921) 614-616 'The English village community' - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1
File 6. Review of Harold Peake's The English village: the origin and decay of its community London 1922 Geog. Rev. 13 (1923) 495-49 - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1
File 6. 'A comprehensive treatise on the population problem' - review of A.M. Carr-Saunders. The population problem: a study in human evolution. Geog. Rev. 13 (1923) 496 - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1
File 6. Review - Robert M. Brown's City growth and city advertising' Bibliogr. Geogr. 1923(1924)323 - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1
File 6. The capital city, : a step in its interpretation' - review of V. Cornish the great capitals: an historical geography London 1922 Geogr. Rev. 14 (1924), 156-157 - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1
File 6. 'A new interpretation of economic evolution' - review of N.S.B. Gras An introduction to economic history London 1922 Geogr. Rev. 14 (1924) 161-163 - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1
File 7. 'London: a geographical synthesis' Geogr. Rev. 14 (1924) 310-312 - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1
File 7. Overpopulation: the limitations of an idea' Geogr. Rev. 14(1924) 315-316 - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1
File 7. 'The plan and site of Tenochtitlan, review of W.L. Hare's 'The city of Mexico' in Garden cities and town planning. Vol.13, 1923 pp. 135.142 Geogr. Rev. 14 (1924) 491 - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1
File 7. Review of several books on the subject of population problems Geogr. Rev. 81 (1933) 278 - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1
File 7. 'Typescript of 'Problems of Population: being the report of the Proceedings of the Second General Assembly of the International Union for the Scientific Investigation of Population Problems Royal Society of Arts, London, 1931 - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1
File 7. Published - London, George Allen and Unwin, 1932 - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1
File 8. Review in French of H.J. Fleure 'The life of Europe' in G. Manchester, XIX, 1934 No.3, p.203-211 Bibliogr. Geogr. Internat. 1934(1935) p.166'A contrast in Chalk-lands' Scottish Geogr.Mag.36 (1920)158-161 - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1
File 8. The idea of a dictionary of Australian place names, 12. Jun. 1970 - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1
File 8. 'The position of Canberra', 30 Oct. 1978 - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1
File 8. Notes - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1

-'Notes on Geographical Associations formed in Australia'

-'Note on Pascal'

-'Isaiah Bowman' 26 Mar. 1974

-'Forgotten figures' 21 Mar. 1977

File 8. (Chinese in Sydney in the early 20th century) - Box 15-16 Show allonly 1

-'Early house types' 29 Apr. 1976

-'Suburban quarries' 19 Sept. 197-

-'Sound and sense'

File 9. T/S of 'poems by Charles Harpur 1817-1868' - Box 17 Show allonly 1
File 9. 'Henry Clarence Kendall 1841-1882' - Box 17 Show allonly 1
File 9. (N.B. Marcel Aurousseau researched and wrote on these Australian poets) - Box 17 Show allonly 1
File 10-11. 'Notes after war' - collection of writings which have appeared in various journals and newspapers - Box 17 Show allonly 1
File 12. Notes and book reviews - Box 17 Show allonly 1
File 13-16. Book reviews - Box 17 Show allonly 1
File 13-16. Before man - Box 17 Show allonly 1
File 13-16. Before history - Box 17 Show allonly 1
File 13-16. Period of discovery - Box 17 Show allonly 1
File 13-16. Nineteenth century - Box 17 Show allonly 1
File 13-16. Our own times - Box 17 Show allonly 1
File 17. Correspondence and notes concerning 'Our part of the world' - Box 18 Show allonly 1
File 17. Our part of the world - collected comment - M. Aurousseau 1923-1976. - Box 18 Show allonly 1
File 18-20. Writings of Marcel Aurousseau - Box 18 Show allonly 1
File 21. Misc. typescripts of Articles, reviews with some press cuttings - - Box 18 Show allonly 1
File 21. Press cuttings - Box 18 Show allonly 1
File 21. Lt. James Cook's Kangaroo - Box 18 Show allonly 1
File 21. Newcastle - Box 18 Show allonly 1
File 21. French explorers in the Pacific - Box 18 Show allonly 1
File 21. Progressive deforestation - Box 18 Show allonly 1
File 21. Expedition to Barrington Tops 1925 - Box 18 Show allonly 1
File 21. Spurway and ridgeway - Box 18 Show allonly 1
File 21. South Sea or Pacific Ocean - Box 18 Show allonly 1
File 21. The Royal Geographical Society of A/Asia - Box 18 Show allonly 1

-The Aberdeenshire Company

-The Routes of the Explorers

File 21. The Russian visitors of 1820 - Box 18 Show allonly 1
File 22. 'Geographical papers' - Box 18 Show allonly 1
File 22. Typescripts and press cuttings - Box 18 Show allonly 1
File 22. 'The distribution of inland basins' - Box 18 Show allonly 1
File 22. 'Sydney: a geographical interpretation' - Box 18 Show allonly 1
File 22. 'The influence of external, sources of attraction on the prismatic compass' - Box 18 Show allonly 1
File 23. Geographical Society of N.S.W. with copies of articles and papers by A. Rousseau. - Box 18 Show allonly 1
File 24. Spanish vessels in Sydney Cove 1793 -typescripts is attached at Appendix B. - Box 18 Show allonly 1

Series 4. Cook material Show allonly 1

File 1. A copy of his article Cook's voyages 1960 with letters and press cuttings. - Box 19 Show allonly 1
File 1. Westminster Abbey Commemoration program 1979 of the 200th anniversary of Cooks death. - Box 19 Show allonly 1
File 2. Cook brochures and pamphlets - Box 19 Show allonly 1

Series 5. Leichhardt material Show allonly 1

File 1. Material relating to his book The letters of F.W. Ludwig Leichhardt and his continuing interest in the explorer. - Box 19 Show allonly 1
File 1. Leichhardt sources. - Box 19 Show allonly 1
File 2-3. Correspondence with Brigadier L. Fitzgerald - Box 19 Show allonly 1
File 2-3. Press cuttings - Box 19 Show allonly 1
File 2-3. Letters and reviews, journals - Box 19 Show allonly 1
File 2-3. Correspondence, 1981-1982 - Box 19 Show allonly 1
File 2-3. Correspondents include Prof. Manning Clark, Elsie Webster and Nancy Gray - Box 19 Show allonly 1
File 4-7. Press cuttings correspondence, reviews, literary agreement. - Box 19 Show allonly 1

Series 6. Highway into Spain Show allonly 1

File 1. Press cuttings book (in bad condition) of reviews of Highway into Spain including a copy of a review by Nettie Palmer. - Box 20 Show allonly 1
File 2. Maps and photographs. - Box 20 Show allonly 1

Series 7. Early exploration research Show allonly 1

File 1. Correspondence and typescript relating to the explorer, Torres, including correspondence with J.C. Garran - Box 20 Show allonly 1
File 1. Correspondence, press cuttings relating to the Geologist and Historian, G.A.V. Stanley. - Box 20 Show allonly 1
File 2. Copies of 1830s and 1840s letters copied from the Royal Geographical Society Archives, relating to early names and exploration. - Box 20 Show allonly 1

Series 8. Geographical Names Show allonly 1

File 1. Geographical Names Board of N.S.W. - Box 21 Show allonly 1
File 2. Press cuttings and correspondence including correspondence with Professor Sir Keith Hancock and letters to the Sydney Morning Herald. - Box 21 Show allonly 1
File 3-4. Correspondence, cuttings, notes. - Box 21 Show allonly 1
File 5-7. Antarctic Names Committee of Australia - Box 21 Show allonly 1
File 8. United Nations Conference on the Standardisation of Geographical Names (2nd : 1972: London) - Box 21 Show allonly 1

Series 9. Australian Academy of the Humanities Show allonly 1

File 1-3. National Committee on Australian Place Names including correspondence, circulars. Includes papers by Ian Donaldson, L.T. Evans and A.G.L. Shaw. Correspondents include W.K. Hancock, Phyllis Jones and C.H. Manning Clark - Box 22 Show allonly 1
File 4-8. Correspondence, minutes, council reports, 1972-1984 - Box 22 Show allonly 1

Series 10. Spelling Action Show allonly 1

File 1-2. Correspondence, newsletters etc. of the Spelling Action Society. - Box 23 Show allonly 1

Series 11. Professor Griffith Taylor, 1880-1963 - Box 23 Show allonly 1

Press cuttings, reprints, correspondence relating to Professor Griffith Taylor.

Series 12. Music Show allonly 1

File 1-3. Correspondence and programs - the Society of Record Players, The Recorder Society of N.S.W. A.M.E.B. syllabuses, typescripts, photographs, recorder publications, brochures. - Box 23 Show allonly 1
File 1-3. Australian Directory of Music research entry, press cuttings. - Box 23 Show allonly 1
File 1-3. Copies of the Sussex Recorder News. - Box 23 Show allonly 1
File 1-3. (N.B. During his lifetime, scores and periodicals were donated to the Newcastle Branch of the State Conservatorium of Music. Books were donated to the University of Newcastle) - Box 23 Show allonly 1

Series 13. 51st Battalion, A.I.F. Association Show allonly 1

File 1-3. Circulars, correspondence, invitations etc. - Box 24 Show allonly 1
File 4. Press cuttings to the history of the battalion, including correspondence with Reg Wood. - Box 24 Show allonly 1

Series 14. Biographical Show allonly 1

File. Curriculum vitae, press cuttings, journals, will, birth and marriage certificates, mother's birth certificate. - Box 24 Show allonly 1
File. Family details - Box 24 Show allonly 1
File. Copy of Australian geographer v. 15 no.1 May 1981 with article by Robert Freestone 'Marcel Aurousseau and the true tint of geography' - Box 24 Show allonly 1
File. Photograph of Marcel Aurousseau, D. Litt. - Folio-Box 24 Show allonly 1
File. University of Newcastle (N.S.W.) - Folio-Box 24 Show allonly 1
File. Sydney Technical College certificates - Folio-Box 24 Show allonly 1
File. R.G.S. Certificate (in blue box) - Folio-Box 24 Show allonly 1

Series 15. Personal and financial records Show allonly 1

File 1-5. Perpetual Trustee Co. Ltd. correspondence, statements, etc. - Box 25-26 Show allonly 1
File 6. Accounts and receipts - Box 25-26 Show allonly 1
File 7-8. Bank statements, correspondence - Box 25-26 Show allonly 1
File 9-10. Medical - Box 25-26 Show allonly 1
File 11. Repatriation, Dept. of Veteran Affairs - Box 25-26 Show allonly 1
File 12. Pension - Box 25-26 Show allonly 1
File 13-15. Income tax - Box 25-26 Show allonly 1

Series 16. George Aurousseau Show allonly 1

File 1-3. Letters from M. Aurousseau to his father, George Aurousseau, 1935-1937 - Box 27 Show allonly 1
File 4. Miscellaneous letters Including M.A. to his father and mother 16 Jun. 1916; Lady Nancy Astor to George Aurousseau 11 Feb. 1933; M.A. to his brother Felix; Tom? To his uncle, George H. Aurousseau 21 May 1936; French and Belgian banknotes sent to George Aurousseau (1936) - Box 27 Show allonly 1
File 5. Correspondence, photographs, press cuttings, biographical material relating to George Aurousseau. - Box 27 Show allonly 1
File 5. Signed copy of 'Reminiscences of Old Manly 1868-1880' by George Aurousseau. - Box 27 Show allonly 1
File 6. Biographical notes - Box 27 Show allonly 1

Autobiography - draft by Marcel Aurousseau

File 7. Lucien Henry material - Box 27 Show allonly 1
File 8-9. Perpetual Trustee Co. - Estate of George Aurousseau including a copy of the will of George Hippolyte Aurousseau. - Box 27 Show allonly 1

Series 17. Family papers Show allonly 1

File 1. Early family correspondence from, 1881 - Box 28-29 Show allonly 1
File 2. Correspondence - Sally and Shane Aurousseau 1970s, 1980s. - Box 28-29 Show allonly 1
File 3-4. Correspondence mainly from Sylvain Aurousseau 1953-1979 with press cuttings relating to the Royal Aero Club of N.S.W. - Box 28-29 Show allonly 1
File 5-9. Yvonne Raven - Box 28-29 Show allonly 1
File 10. Miscellaneous correspondence - Box 28-29 Show allonly 1
File 11. Family history - Box 28-29 Show allonly 1
File 12-13. Felix Aurousseau and the Peat and Milson Islands Hospital, Hawkesbury River - Box 28-29 Show allonly 1
File 14. Press cuttings of letters by Mrs Cecily Aurousseau - Box 28-29 Show allonly 1

Series 18. Publications Show allonly 1

This series contains copies of Aurousseau's published works and P.C.G.N. glossaries.

File. Marcel Aurousseau Highway into Spain London, Peter Davies 1930 - one copy. - Box 30 Show allonly 1
File. Marcel Aurousseau The rendering of geographical names, London: Hutchinson, 1957 - Box 30 Show allonly 1
File. The same from U.S.A. Greenwood press 1975. - Box 30 Show allonly 1
File. South Pacific v.10 no. 3 Jan-Feb. 1959 - Box 30 Show allonly 1
File. M. Aurousseau 'Cook's voyages' in Geography bulletin. - Box 30 Show allonly 1
File. Privately circulated October 1960. - Box 30 Show allonly 1
File. Issued by the Geographical Society of N.S.W., late 1960. - Box 30 Show allonly 1
File. Revised 1970 - several copies. - Box 30 Show allonly 1
File. Permanent Committee on Geographical Names for British Official Use A gazatteer of Greece - Box 30 Show allonly 1
File. Prepared for the Admiralty and War Office at the House of the Royal Geographical Society, Kensington, London, 1942 - Box 30 Show allonly 1
File. Marcel Aurousseau Geographical names for international use. - Box 30 Show allonly 1
File. Proceedings and transactions. - Box 30 Show allonly 1
File. Congress of Onomastic Science, 1958. Vol. II. Reprint. - Box 30 Show allonly 1
File. Copies of P.C.G.N. glossaries prepared for the War Office - Box 31 Show allonly 1

Malay (A) in English Orthography; Malay (B) in Dutch orthography; Norwegian; Persian; Polish; Portuguese; Romanian; Russian; Serb and Croat; Spanish; Swedish; Thai; Turkish; Albanian 1st and 2nd eds.; Arabic 1947 ed); Bulgarian; Burmese; Chinese; Czech and Slovak; Danish (2 eds.); Dutch (2 eds.); Estonian; Finnish; French; German; Greek; Hungarian; Icelandic; Indo-Chinese (2 eds); Italian; Japanese; Latvian; Lithuanian; 1942/1943 glossaries; Modern Greek; Russian; Albanian; Serbo-Croat and Slovene; Romanian; Thai (Slamese); Turkish

File. Index to supplements to the Geographical journal, vols. 1-14, nos. 1-41, 1918-32. London: RGS, 1936 - Box 31 Show allonly 1
File. Reprint from the Journal and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New South Wales VXCII pp. 104-114 - Box 31 Show allonly 1
File. M. Aurousseau 'Surface temperatures of Australian seas : the older records from fixed stations. Sydney: Royal Society of New South Wales, 1959 - Box 31 Show allonly 1
File. Reprint from Transactions Nov. 1975, Pub. No66 M. Aurousseau 'Letter to the Editor' in reply to Prof. E.L. Ullman's article on 'Space and/or time: opportunity for substitution and prediction'. - Box 31 Show allonly 1

Series 19. Miscellaneous Show allonly 1

Includes postcards, brochures, photocopies.

File. 1930's press cuttings of letters to The Times on topics such as 'Landscape in art'; The Sorbonne by M.A.; 1970s press cuttings. - Box 32 Show allonly 1
File. Incomplete copy of a paper 'On Australian literature 1788-1938' by C. Harley Gratton in Australian Quarterly, June 1938 - Box 32 Show allonly 1
File. Our origins: from penal camp to Parliament. An exhibition bearing witness of Australian past 1788-1856 Mitchell and Dixon Galleries - Box 32 Show allonly 1

Series 20. Tributes after Aurousseau's death Show allonly 1

File 1. One File containing letters of condolence.Draft of obituary and photocopies. - Box 32 Show allonly 1
File 2. Australian geographer v.16, no.1 which includes an obituary. - Box 32 Show allonly 1

Series 21. Added, 2 September 1996 Show allonly 1

File 1. Manuscript poems, 'Solstice'Corinne Collins, 2 December 1985 - Box 32 Show allonly 1