Crisp, L. F. (Leslie Finlay), 1917-1984

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Eminent academic, historian of the Australian Labor Party and biographer of Ben Chifley. Crisp was a public servant from 1940 until 1950. On his retirement from the public service he became Head of Political Science at the Canberra University College which later merged with the Australian National University. On his retirement in 1977, he became Emeritus Professor and later Visiting Fellow.

From the description of Papers of L. F. Crisp, 1878-1984 [manuscript]. 1878-1984. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225844625

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associatedWith Australian Labor Party corporateBody
associatedWith Chifley, J. B. (Joseph Benedict), 1885-1951. person
associatedWith Commonwealth Banking Corporation (Australia) corporateBody
associatedWith Curtin, John, 1885-1945. person
associatedWith Dedman, J. J. (John Johnstone), 1896-1973. person
associatedWith Evatt, Herbert Vere, 1894-1965. person
associatedWith Holloway, E. J. (Edward James) person
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Australia
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College teachers--Archives
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Birth 1917-01-19

Death 1984-12-21

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