- 1884-1950 (Creation)
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2 boxes, 1 parcel.
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George Sampson was born in 1861 in Bristol, England. He became a Fellow of the Royal College of Organists In 1897, he took a post as the organist and choirmaster of St John's Cathedral, Brisbane and began a long musical life in Brisbane. He was also a Conductor for the Brisbane Musical Union and the Sampson Orchestral Society.
Collection previously titled as: Papers, 1884-1950
Collection alternatively titled as: George Sampson Collection.
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Manuscripts, addresses to organizations, Buckingham Palace certificate, letters, biographical notes, annual report, programmes, clippings, conductor's baton, metronome, portrait.
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Updated, Amanda Main 29-Nov-2019
Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.