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Author Cochrane, Peter, 1950-

Title Remarkable occurrences : the National Library of Australia's first 100 years 1901-2001 / edited by Peter Cochrane
Published Canberra : National Library of Australia, 2001

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Description xiii, 283 pages : illustrations (some colour), maps (some colour), portraits (some colour) ; 28 cm
Contents Foreword -- Introduction / Peter Cochrane -- Chapter 1: MS1 Cook, J. Holograph journal / Greg Dening -- Chapter 2: Becoming national / Peter Cochrane -- Chapter 3: The great bookmen E.A. Petherick and J.A. Ferguson / Graeme Powell -- Chapter 4: A detestable business: the Hardy Wilson collection / Tim Bonyhady -- Chapter 5: Rescuing 'The Sentimental Bloke' / Peter Cochrane -- Chapter 6: Strange objects: a special kind of identity / Joan Kerr -- Chapter 7: 'Let time and chance decided': deliberation and fate in the collecting of personal papers / John Thompson -- Chapter 8: The Library and the political life of the nation / Stuart Macintyre -- Chapter 9: Exploring the Pacific with Rex Nan Kivell / Nicholas Thomas -- Chapter 10: Studying the neighbours: The Asian collections / David Walker -- Chapter 11: 'Impossible on less terms': the oral history collection / Barry York -- Chapter 12: Integral to the vision: a national photographic collection / Helen Ennis -- Chapter 13: Musical dialogues / Robyn Holmes -- Chapter 14: Maps and minds: the National Library's map collection / Suzanne Rickard -- Chapter 15: The network and the nation: the development of national bibliographical resources / Paul Turnbull -- The contibutors -- Index
Analysis Australian
Commonwealth National Library (Australia) - History
Commonwealth Parliament Library (Australia) - History
Cultural property
Federal issue
History, 1901-1999
Library collection management
National Library of Australia
National Library of Australia - History
National identity
National libraries - Acquisitions - Australian Capital Territory - Canberra - History
National libraries - Australian Capital Territory - Canberra - History
National libraries - Collection development - Australian Capital Territory - Canberra - History
Parliamentary Library
Notes illustrations on endpapers
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Commonwealth Parliament Library (Australia) -- History
Commonwealth National Library (Australia) -- History.
National Library of Australia -- History.
Commonwealth National Library (Australia)
Commonwealth Parliament Library (Australia) -- History
Commonwealth Parliamentary Library (Australia) -- History.
National libraries -- Australia -- Canberra (A.C.T.) -- History.
Acquisitions (Libraries)
Collection development (Libraries) -- Australia.
Local studies collection
National libraries -- Collection development -- Australia -- Australian Capital Territory -- History.
National libraries -- Acquisitions -- Australia -- Canberra (A.C.T.) -- History.
National libraries -- Acquisitions -- Australia -- Australian Capital Territory -- History.
National libraries -- Collection development -- Australia -- Canberra (A.C.T.) -- History.
National libraries -- Australia.
National libraries -- Australia -- Australian Capital Territory -- History.
Author National Library of Australia.
Cochrane, Peter, 1950- editor
LC no. 2001347349
ISBN 0642107300
Other Titles National Library of Australia's first 100 years 1901-2001