Series 215 - ANU Chancellor Peter Baume's correspondence

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ANU Chancellor Peter Baume's correspondence


  • 1997 - 2000 (Creation)

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0.4 m (2 type 1 boxes)

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(1935 -)

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Peter Erne Baume was born on 30 January 1935 in Sydney, New South Wales. He began his career in medicine as a scholar, physician, lecturer and consultant from 1955-1980. He was a New South Wales Senator from 1974-1991 and left politics for an academic career in 1991. He was Professor of Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, 1991-2000; Chancellor of the Australian National University (ANU), 1994-2006. He received an Honorary Doctorate from ANU in 2004.

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The Chancellor’s correspondence ranges over many subjects from administrative, political and educational issues to drop copies of documents and invitations.


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Prepared by Maggie Shapley on 16 October 2007




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