Mackaness, George, 1882-1968

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Dr. George Mackaness was an author, historian and book collector. See "Who's Who", 1965.

From the description of Typescript volume. 1890. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225840188

Historian and bookcollector, Mackaness was an English lecturer at Sydney Teachers' College, 1924-1946.

From the description of Letters. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225815634

Author, educationalist, historian and book collector. Lecturer at Teachers' College, Sydney; lecturer in the principles and methods of teaching in English, University of Sydney.

From the description of The Life of Vice-Admiral William Bligh, R.N., F.R.S. [manuscript]. 1931. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225827482

Dr. George Mackaness was an author and historian and book-collector. See Who's Who, 1965.

From the description of Album of newspaper clippings [manuscript]. 1920-1936. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225842698

G. Mackaness, 1882-1968, author, educationist and historian, was a trustee of the Public Library of New South Wales.

From the description of Papers [manuscript]. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225783777

George MacKaness, 1882-1968, was an educationist, historian and author.

From the description of Papers [manuscript]. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225767958

Author, educationist and historian; N.S.W. Representative on the Board of the Commonwealth Literary Fund since 1938. His published works include "An anthology of Australian poetry" (1952) and "The art of book-collecting in Australia" (1955).

From the description of Correspondence and literary manuscripts [manuscript]. 1918-1962. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225836162

Author, educationalist, historian and book collector. He was president of the Royal Australian Historical Society (1948-49) and president of the Fellowship of Australian Writers (1931-4).

From the description of Admiral Arthur Phillip [manuscript] : founder of New South Wales, 1738-1814, 1936. 1936. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225225179

Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith Adams, John David, 1935- person
associatedWith Bligh, William, 1754-1817. person
associatedWith Bounty (Ship) corporateBody
associatedWith Cook, A. M. (Arthur Malcolm) person
associatedWith Gilmore, Mary Dame, 1865-1962. person
associatedWith Macdonald, Annie. person
associatedWith McCrae, Hugh, 1876-1958. person
associatedWith O'Sullivan, Eva. person
associatedWith Phillip, Arthur, 1738-1814. person
associatedWith Quetta (Ship) corporateBody
associatedWith Spencer, Albert Henry, 1886-1971. person
associatedWith Stelling, Horace. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Australia--New South Wales
Western Division (N.S.W.)
New South Wales
Australia--Torres Strait Islands (Qld.)
Book collectors--Correspondence
Authors, Australian--Archives
Book collectors


Birth 1882

Death 1968





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