Guide to the Papers of Sir Josiah Symon


MS 1736

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Series 5. Legal practice, 1855-1928

Symon practised law in South Australia from 1867 until he retired in 1923. He was called to the Bar in 1871 and became a QC in 1881. This series is arranged chronologically and contains partnership agreements, accounts, correspondence with J. S. Way, L. W. Blakewell, E. E. Cleland, H. V. Rounsevell, William Symon, and others, briefs and legal opinions. Also included are papers concerning the cases of Bonney (1889), Shippan (1902), Joseph Vardon (1907) and Gillett (1923).

Legal papers relating to the Shippan case, 1902 (File 31_33)

Comprises Items 1418-1520