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Series Details

Series Number: LMSS660
Title: SCRAPBOOKS, RECORDS, PAPERS
Start Date: 01 Nov 1891
End Date: 31 Jan 2013
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Access: Open
Creating Agency:
NG2677 COMMISSIONERS OF THE TASMANIAN INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION 25 Nov 1891 22 Mar 1892
Description (Content/Function):

Comprises six folders of newspaper clippings from The Launceston Examiner about the Tasmanian International Exhibition 1891-92, compiled by Ros Simmonds and indexed by Keith Sykes.

Includes three folders of A3 copies of stories from the Passport Photographic Album of the Tasmanian International Exhibition 1891-92. These were published as an archival record by Friends of the Library, Launceston Inc. in partnership with the Launceston Library in Sep 2007. These stories were published in The Examiner from 3 Sep 2005 to 4 Aug 2007.

Also includes worksheets and notes used to compile biographies of passport holders who attended the Tasmanian International Exhibition. The biographies were published on the Launceston Family Album website and in the books of the Exhibition.

How to Use Series:

These records are part of the Launceston Manuscript Collection and can only be viewed in Launceston.

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Items in Series:
LMSS660/1/1 Folder of newspaper clippings from The Launceston Examiner about the Tasmanian Exhibition 1891-92 01 Nov 1891 30 Nov 1891
LMSS660/1/2 Folder of newspaper clippings from The Launceston Examiner about the Tasmanian Exhibition 1891-92 01 Dec 1891 31 Dec 1891
LMSS660/1/3 Folder of newspaper clippings from The Launceston Examiner about the Tasmanian Exhibition 1891-92 01 Jan 1892 31 Jan 1892
LMSS660/1/4 Folder of newspaper clippings from The Launceston Examiner about the Tasmanian Exhibition 1891-92 01 Feb 1892 28 Feb 1892
LMSS660/1/5 Folder of newspaper clippings from The Launceston Examiner about the Tasmanian Exhibition 1891-92 01 Mar 1892 31 Mar 1892
LMSS660/1/6 Folder of newspaper clippings from The Launceston Examiner about the Tasmanian Exhibition 1891-92 01 Apr 1892 30 Apr 1892
LMSS660/1/7 Folder of stories from the Passport Photographic Album of the Tasmanian Exhibition 1891-92: A-G 01 Sep 2007 30 Sep 2007
LMSS660/1/8 Folder of stories from the Passport Photographic Album of the Tasmanian Exhibition 1891-92: G-R 01 Sep 2007 30 Sep 2007
LMSS660/1/9 Folder of stories from the Passport Photographic Album of the Tasmanian Exhibition 1891-92: S-Z 01 Sep 2007 30 Sep 2007
LMSS660/1/10 Alphabetical files of worksheets and notes of passport holders who attended the Tasmanian Exhibition 1891-92 01 Jan 2005 31 Jan 2013