File F3208 - Langer Memorial Committee Records

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Langer Memorial Committee Records


  • 1985-1989. (Creation)

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2 folders ; 35 cm. and smaller.

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The Langer Memorial Committee was formed in 1985 (1) to establish a memorial for Karl and Gertrude Langer (a bronze-cast portrait head of Gertrude Langer and a garden seat) in the University of Queensland gardens (2) to establish a Karl and Gertrude Langer Trust to provide prizes to students in the fields of Art and Architecture (3) to publish Gertrude Langer's book of poetry "Love Transcends Death". Fryer Library holds No. 332 of the limited edition of 350.

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Folder 1 -- Langer Memorial Fund: correspondence, receipt books, bank passbooks, newspaper cuttings, 10 coloured photographs of the memorial.
Folder 2 -- Gertrude Langer Poetry Publication: correspondence, review article, newspaper cuttings, invoices, receipts connected with the publishing of "Love transcends death: poems for my beloved Karl" by Gertrude Langer.

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  • English

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Fryer Library holds the Gertrude Langer Collection at UQFL157 and Karl Langer Collection at UQFL158.

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Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.




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