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McKinnon, Firmin, 1878-1953
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Thoughts on beauty,

  • F295
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  • [19--?]

Poem in 3 stanzas.
Marginal handwritten note to Firmin McKinnon, asking his opinion of it, whether it should be published as one poem.
Also includes 5 handwritten letters to the Fryer Librarian sent in 1972, and a photograph of Grano aged 76, taken by his daughter.

Grano, Paul, 1894-1975

The soul of Anzac : Gallipoli/ by Thomas Percy.

  • F474a
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  • 1937

Includes letter from Thomas Percy to Firmin McKinnon, explaining accompanying corrections to manuscript (1 leaf typescript, 1937 August 30). Accompanying corrections for page 22-25 and 26-26d.
Published as : The soul of Anzac in verse and prose.

Percy, Thomas, 1875-ca.1947

The soul of Anzac : Gallipoli / by Thomas Percy.

  • F474b
  • Item
  • 1937

Includes letter from Thomas Percy to Firmon McKinnon ( 1 leaf handwritten, 1937 Nov 15), explaining accompanying corrections to manuscript. Accompanying corrections for page 26-26e.

Percy, Thomas, 1875-ca.1947

The poetry and philosophy of Baylebridge

  • F1014
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  • [193-]?

Handwritten and typescript drafts of The poetry and philosophy of Baylebridge. Also publisher's selection of reviews of Baylebridge.

McKinnon, Firmin, 1878-1953

Papers

  • F429
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  • 1913-1933.

Bulk of the material is press cuttings. Accompanied by McKinnon's Telegraph/Courier Mail journalist's notebook, and poetry.

McKinnon, Firmin, 1878-1953

Obituary notice

  • F1010
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  • 1925

Typescript copy of obituary notice in Royal Colonial Institute Journal, vol. 16 no. 6, June 1925, sent to Firmin McKinnon by Heber A. Longman, with letterhead of Queensland Museum.
Accompanied by note from W. Lees on Ling Roth in Mackay.

Roth, H. Ling (Henry Ling), 1854-1925

Notes on Alexander and Archibald Forbes

  • F1015
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  • 1931

Handwritten and typescript notes of Firmin McKinnon on Alexander and Archibald Forbes of Warwick re query as to identity of Patrick Steuart Forbes.

McKinnon, Firmin, 1878-1953

Letters, 1933-1958

  • F284
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  • 1933-1958.

Letter to Firmin McKinnon, 1933 on family matters; William E. FitzHenry, 1956, various topics; Walter Stone 1957 sending poem; Editor of 'Baringa, magazine of the Teachers' College, Wagga Wagga 1958; Mr. and Mrs. Ritchie, 1942, 1951, 1953. Letter to Mr. and Mrs. Ritchie 1942 on back of programme of birthday party in Dame Mary's honour; 1951 on back of poem 'Hunger'; Copy No. 31 of 'All Souls' by Mary Gilmore, signed by Walter Stone for Gilbert Taylor, included.

Gilmore, Mary, 1865-1962

Letters, 1931-1932 : Brisbane, to Arthur J. McConnel.

  • F815
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  • 1931-1932.

Three letters to Arthur J. McConnel, 1931 Dec 23 and 1932 Jan 5 and subsequent undated, re his contributing recollections of early days on Cressbrook, Durundur and Dugandan Stations.

McKinnon, Firmin, 1878-1953

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