File File 1 - Papers relating to education

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UQFL418-Series B-Subseries 9-File 1


Papers relating to education


  • 1913-1917 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

3 folders, 7 notebooks

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Name of creator


Biographical history

Ian Macdonald was born in Brisbane in 1900. In 1913 he was accepted into the Royal Australian Naval College at Geelong and entered the Royal Australian Navy as a Cadet Midshipman.

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Scope and content

Material relating to Ian Macdonald's education at Brisbane Grammar School and the Royal Australian Naval College, including school reports, examination papers, class notes,

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System of arrangement

Arrangement imposed by processing archivist. Folders are in Box 4, Notebooks are in Box 5

Folder 1
Brisbane Grammar School reports

Folder 2
Royal Australian Naval College examination papers, reports and class lists, 1914-1917

Folder 3
Loose class notes

Notebook 1
French (1914)

Notebook 2
Geography (1914)

Notebook 3
Naval History (1916)

Notebook 4
Chemistry (1917)

Notebook 5
History (1917)

Notebook 6
Geometry (undated)

Notebook 7
Physics (undated)

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Unrestricted access.

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Copyright expired.

Language of material

  • English
  • French

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One notebook contains French class notes.

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Created, FF, 22-Oct-2020




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Physical storage

  • Box: UQFL418 Box 4
  • Box: UQFL418 Box 5