Item F1012 - Letter, 1932 July 31 : Broken Hill, to Firmin McKinnon

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Letter, 1932 July 31 : Broken Hill, to Firmin McKinnon


  • 1932 (Creation)

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1 l. ; 10 cm.

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Thomas Firmin McKinnon was born on 9 June 1878 at Yass Plain, New South Wales. Joined the Brisbane Telegraph around 1907. He married Emma Louise Powell, also a journalist with the Brisbane Telegraph. He died on 11 March 1953 at his home at Highgate Hill, Brisbane.

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F.W. Robinson Collection.

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Handwritten, signed letter to Firmin McKinnon re her book "No roads go by" and Queensland Bush Book Club.

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  • English

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Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.




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