Collection UQFL648 - Kevin Leyshon Papers

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Kevin Leyshon Papers


  • 1959-1985 (Creation)

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1 box, 1 oversize folder (35 architectural drawings)

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Biographical history

Kevin Robert Leyshon was born at Goomeri, Queensland on 4 July 1937. He received his commerce and accounting qualifications from the University of Queensland. He worked in various department of the Queensland Public Service.

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This collection contains notes, costings, correspondence, and architectural drawings related to the construction of two houses for Kevin and Betty Leyshon. The first house at Rossett Street, Chemside was designed by Dan Kelvey. The second house at Hunt Street, Burpengary was designed by Noel Robinson Built Environments.

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Arranged into two series:
Series A: Leyshon house at West Chermside
Series B: Leyshon house at Burpengary

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Unrestricted access.

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Copyright applies.

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  • English

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Created, Linda Justo, 12-Jul-2021.
Revised, SJB, 24-Jun-2022.




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Physical storage

  • Box: UQFL648 Box 1
  • Oversize folder: UQFL648 Oversize folder 1