MS 2987
Papers of Walter Murdoch (1874-1970)


Biographical Note

Academic, author and essayist. Born Scotland. Lecturer at the University of Melbourne, 1904-1911. In 1913 he became the first Professor of English at the University of Western Australia, retiring in 1939. Between 1943 and 1947 he was Chancellor of the University. Murdoch was knighted in 1964.

Adams, John                  1/97, 1/98, 1/99,                                  
Alexander, Fred              1/226, 2/538,                                      
Alsop, Rodney                1/96,                                              
Anderson, Gwendolin          2/536-7,                                           
Anderson, H                  2/517,                                             
Andrews, Cecilio              1/94,                                             
Apperton, George              1/281,                                            
Archdall, Mervyn              1/147,                                            
Auchmuty, J.J.                2/458, 2/459,                                     
Aurousseau, M.                1/236,                                            
Austin, Mervyn                1/229,                                            
Austin, Rosemary              1/229,                                            
Ballwyne, Janet               2/426-29,                                         
Bambrick, Malcolm             2/507, 2/508,                                     
Barlow, Davis                 1/192,                                            
Barrow, Freda                 1/250,                                            
Barry, John V,                1/270, 1/271,                                     
Baugham, B.C.                 1/82-82c,                                         
Bennett, Margaret             1/261,                                            
Benson, A.C.                  1/16,                                             
Betts, Harry                  1/212,                                            
Betts, Marion                 1/212,                                            
Binks, Jean - nee Foran       2/498, 2,499, 2/500,                              
Boas, Harold                  1/215, 2/397, 2/398, 2/399, 2/400,                
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Boas, Saidie                  1/215b, 2/403,                                    
Boyle, Dorothea M.            2/471,                                            
Bradley, A.C.                 1/3,                                              
Bradley David                 1/234,                                            
Brockman, Henrietta           1/300,                                            
Brookes, Lucy                 1/310,                                            
Brooks, Herbert               1/170,                                            
Brown, E.M.                   1/190,                                            
Brown, Horatio F.             1/46,                                             
Brunner, Elizabeth            1/308,                                            
Bryce, James                  1/63,                                             
Bunshaw, Leonard              1/259,                                            
Burgoyne, Geoff,              1/305, 1/306,                                     
Burns, John                   1/44, 1/32,                                       
Byrnes, Robert S.             1/188,                                            
Campbell, Molly               1/219,                                            
Cannon, Michael               1/273,                                            
Casson, (Mrs) M.              2/492, 2/493,                                     
Choate, A.H.                  2/446, 2/447-248,                                 
Clements, H.G.                1/245,                                            
Clingan, V.                   1/156,                                            
Clunis-Ross, Jane             1/228,                                            
Corbett, F.                   1/173,                                            
Costantino, N                 1/126, 1/162, 1/162a, 1/297, 1/316,               
Croll, R.H.                   2/454,                                            
Crotty, Richard               1/274,                                            
Cruthers, J.W.                2/476, 2/477-79, 2/480,                           
Curtis, L.                    1/54,                                             
Curtis, Lionel                1/302, 1/318,                                     
Cuthbert, Noel M             1/225, 2/463, 2/464,                               
Davis, Katie                  1/131, 1/136, 1/309,                              
Deakin, Alfred                1/8, 1/9, 1/10, 1/11, 1/12, /13, 1/14,            
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Derham, Alfred P.            1/237,                                             
de Steiger, Werner           2/5333-4,                                          
Dickinson, G. Lowes          1/44a, 1/44b,                                      
Dowden, Edward               1/22,                                              
Dowling, Grace               1/199,                                             
Eayrs, Ethel                 1/172-173,                                         
Eichelbaum, Siegfried,       1/84,                                              
Elliot, Robina               1/323,                                             
Elton, Oliver                1/38,1/109, 1/333,                                 
Fielding, F.D.O.             2/454,                                             
Finkelstein, Mrs             2/431,                                             
Finlayson, Hedley Herbert    2/454,                                             
Floyd, A.E.                  1/241, 1/283a,                                     
Franklin, Miles              1/159, 1/164, 1/180,                               
Frenkel, Erwin               1/182,                                             
Garton, Rita c.              1/452,                                             
Gentilli, J                  1/154,                                             
Gilmore, Mary                1/137, 1/152,                                      
Glover, Lyla                 1/187,                                             
Gollancy, J.                 1/29,                                              
Gordon, Henry                1/87,                                              
Gosse, Edmund,               1/19,                                              
Grasby, Nancy                1/238,                                             
Hackett, Sir Winthrop        3/590-91,                                          
Hale, G. E.Rev               1/189,                                             
Hambly, F.S.                 2/457,                                             
Harley, Win                  2/467, 2/467,                                      
Hart, Riddell B.H.           1/120, 1/121, 1/122, 1/125, 1/129,                 
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Hase, Douglas                1/235,                                             
Heale, H.                    1/246,                                             
Henley, W.E.                 1/2,                                               
Hicks, F.J.                  1/90,                                              
Hoadley, Elisabeth            1/171,                                            
Horwood, Erica               2/559,                                             
Huck, Erwin                  2/501-502, 2/503,                                  
Hudson, Flexmore, W.F.       1/151-151b, 1/325,                                 
Jacobs, Alfred (Dr.)         2/535,                                             
James, G.J.                  1/179, 1/185,                                      
Jebb, Richard                1/40,                                              
Jenkins, Ida Lea             1/220,                                             
Jephcott, Sydney             1/70a-70c,                                         
Jones, Henry                 1/32, 1/35,                                        
Kahan, Louis                 1240, 1/301, 1/314,                                
King, Catherine              2/401-402,                                         
King, Alex                   1/283, 1/284, 1/285, 1/286, 1/312, 1/313,          
King, Francis, W.            1/214, 1/282, 2/530, 2/531-2,                      
King, Mathew                 1/203, 1/210, 1/218, 1/252,                        
King, Diana                  1/263, 1/264, 1/269,                               
King, Walter                 1/193-193a, 1/209-209a,1/249-249a,                 
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Kipling, Rudyard             1/6, 1/25, 1/55,                                   
Knight, Norma                1/174-174a,                                        
La Nauze, J.A.               2/386-388, 2/394, 2/397, 2/410, 2/413,             
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La Pira, Giorgio             1/254,                                             
Larter, Frank                2/509-512, 2/513-14, 2/515,                        
Latham, Sir John             1/227,                                             
Laurie, Henry                3/592,                                             
Lee, Sydney                  1/21,                                              
Leganus, Mary                1/232,                                             
Le Souef, Nancy              1/223,                                             
Lewis, Sybil                 1/213a,                                            
Lothian, Thomas C.           1/123,                                             
Low, Sidney                  1/37, 1/39,                                        
Lubbock, Percy               1/83, 1/324,                                       
McClintock, ...              2/389,                                             
McCulloch, R.A.              1/183,                                             
MacFarlow, J.H.              1/66,                                              
McGregor, F.                 1/299,                                             
Machtis, Eric                1/197,                                             
McIlwraith, John B.          1/304,                                             
MacKay, Jessie               1/47, 180, 1/81,                                   
Mackail, Margaret            1/91,                                              
McKenzie, R.J.               2/410, 2/411, 2/434-5, 2/436-7, 2/438,             
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McKinney, J.P.               1/157,                                             
Malik, Aslam                 1/277,                                             
Manton, P.A.K.               1/256,                                             
Marshall, Alan               1/278,                                             
Menzies, Sir Robert G.       1/247,                                             
Meredith, George             1/36.                                              
Michie, Doris                1/204, 1/205, 1/207-207a, 1/208-208a,              
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Michie, David                1/243, 1/248, 1/265, 1/272,                        
Miller, Morris               1/45                                               
Milner, Lord                 1/45                                               
Moore, Kathleen              2/586,                                             
Morgan, James Placidus       1/118,                                             
Morrison, R.H.               2/516,                                             
Mulling, K.                  2/582,                                             
Murdoch, Angus               1/239-239a,                                        
Murdoch, Anne                1/112-112a, 1/113-113a, 1/114-114a,                
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                             150a,1/330,                                        
Murdoch, Barbara             1/213a, 1/214, 1/252, 1/283, 1/284,                
                             1/185, 1/286, 2/399                                
Murdoch, William             1/101-101c, 1/102, 1/103, 1/104, 1/105-            
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                             108a, 1/110-110b, 1/111, 1/132-132a,               
Murdoch, Elisabeth           1/215-215a, 1/244, 1/307,                          
Murdoch, Douglas             2/543-4,                                           
Murdoch, Fred                2/524,                                             
Murdoch, Ivon                1/214a,                                            
Murdoch, Jean                1/101-101c,                                        
Murdoch, Penny               1/222,                                             
Murdoch, Walter              1/88, 1/101-101c, 1/102, 1/103, 1/104,             
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Murphy, Arthur               1/133,                                             
Newbolt, Henry               1/53,                                              
Noyes, Alfred                1/86,                                              
O'Dowd, Bernard              1/28,                                              
Oldham, Ray                  2/386-388, 2/390-392,                              
Osborne, Arthur,             1/251-151a,                                        
Palmer, Nettie               1/315,                                             
Parker, Laurie               2/460, 2/461, 2/462,                               
Paterson, Agnes H.           1/231,                                             
Peacocke, Isabel             1/76,                                              
Perrin, Mary                 2/474-475,                                         
Philpot, Ernest              1/167, 2/419, 2/421, 2/422, 2/423,                 
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Pollard (Prof)               2/453,                                             
Potter, Anthony              1/153,                                             
Potts, Arnold                1/317,                                             
Prescott, Stanley            2/405,                                             
Prichard, Katharine S.       1/161, 1/165-165a, 1/166-166a, 1/169-              
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Priest, Mauriel              2/475,                                             
Queux Le, William            1/4,                                               
Raleigh, Walter              1/41,                                              
Reez, Leslie                 2/525,                                             
Rischbieth, Bessie           1/117, 2/472,                                      
River, Majorie               1/233-233a,                                        
Rivett, Rohan                1/175-175c,                                        
Roberts, Molly               1/224,                                             
Rodd, P.                     1/85,                                              
Roher, Margaret              1/168,                                             
Rose, Ron                    2/417, 2/418,                                      
Royden, Maude A.             1/92,                                              
Saintsbury, George           1/20,                                              
Santoro, D.S.                1/116,                                             
Sayers, George               2/531-2,                                           
Scott, Ernest                1/68a-1/68b,                                       
Seaman, Owen                 1/79,                                              
Seddon, Isabel Calias        1/216-216a,                                        
Serventy, D.L.               2/440, 2/442-3, 2/445, 2/580,                      
Shand, A.C.                  2/504,, 2/505,                                     
Shaw, George Bernard         1/42, /43,                                         
Shearer, Jack                2/413, 2/414, 2/415, 2/416, 2/430,                 
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Sinclaire, F.                1/127,                                             
Slaweski, Ignace             1/212a, 1/275-275a,                                
Smith, Christian Jollie      1/73, 1/213,                                       
Sommer, Jack                 1/48,                                              
Sopote, Freda B.             2/465,                                             
Souter, C.H.                 1/119,                                             
Stephens, A.G.               2/456,                                             
Storrs, Christopher          1/279-279a,                                        
Streeton, Arthur             1/78.                                              
Streeton, Nora               1/77, 1/79,                                        
Strong, Sir Archibald        1/74,                                              
Sutherland, David            1/222a,                                            
Sayers, C.E.                 1/267-267b, 1/268, 1/269-270, 2/532-532,           
Symons, Arthur               1/17, 1/18,                                        
Taylor, G. (Mrs)             2/468-9, 2/470,                                    
Tennant, Kylie               178-178a,                                          
Triebel, L.A.                2/394, 2/395, 2/396,                               
Usher, F.J.                  2/449, 2/450,                                      
Valvennilli, G.              1/93,                                              
Vanzetti, F.                 1/162, 1/162, 1/221,                               
Wait, A.R.                   2/572,                                             
Walker Hugh                  1/59,                                              
Walmsley, Helen              1/298,                                             
Walter, Dorothy I.           2/494, 2/496, 2/528,                               
Watkins, C.I.                1/230,                                             
White, Edwin                 1/217,                                             
Wilmot, F.                   1/95,                                              
Wilson, J.P.                 1/65,                                              
Ware, Fabian                 1/89,                                              
Wells, H.G.                  1/5,                                               
Wigney, Lola                 1/280,                                             
Wunderlich, A.               1/242,                                             
Zercho, C.H. (Rev)           1/100-100a,                                        
unindentified                1/1, 1/75,