Guide to the Papers of E. M. Humphrey


MS 5252

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Collection Summary

E. M. Humphrey
Papers of E. M. Humphrey
Date Range
Collection Number
MS 5252
0.36 metres (2 archive boxes)
Language of Materials
National Library of Australia


Conditions Governing Access

Please refer to the collection's catalogue record ( for the access conditions.

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Copying and publishing of unpublished manuscript material is subject to copyright restrictions.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 Copying of unpublished material for research purposes is permissible 50 years after the death of the creator of the material.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 E. M. Humphrey, National Library of Australia, MS 5252, [box number and series and/or file number]'.

Item Descriptions

Scrapbook of press cuttings with illustrations relating to Ships and Shipping, overseas visits, naval matters, c. 1908-1909 (File 1)

Scrapbook (T/S) entitled 'Dunbar Wreck' with photographic copy of article entitled 'Narrative of the wreck of the Dunbar' - with published pamphlets relating to Camperdown Cemetery. (File 1)

Scrapbook/Typescript entitled 'Manly Ferries, Sydney Ferries, Panama Lighthouse, Flag Signals' (File 2)

Pamphlet A souvenir of Newcastle (File 2)

Press cuttings etc. (File 3)

Scrapbook/Typescript entitled 'Newcastle' including its history and article on Flag Signals T/S relating to Port Jackson Manly Steamship Co. (File 3)

Press cuttings etc. (File 3)

Scrapbook entitled 'Notes on ships etc.' - alphabetical listing of ships (19th and 20th century) with information (File 4)

Typescript of talk on the Workers' Compensation Act of 1926 probably by Dr Humphery '...from a Surgeon's viewpoint' (File 5)

Scrapbook of press cuttings entitled 'Steam engines and early steamships and motorships, Ship builders, Iron Ships' (File 6)

Loose press cuttings, letter from R.W. Glassford relating to ships (File 7)