Series 400 - Division of Pacific and Asian History Library printed material

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Division of Pacific and Asian History Library printed material


  • 1914 - 1983 (Creation)

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1.1m (6 boxes)

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(1949 -)

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Two foundation history professors, Jim Davidson for the Pacific and CP Fitzgerald for the Far East, became the heads respectively of the Department of Pacific History and the Department of Far Eastern History in the Research School of Pacific Studies. The Department of Pacific History was expanded in 1973 to become the Department of Pacific and Southeast Asian History. In 1990 the two History departments were merged into the Division of Pacific and Asian History.

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Pacific and Asian History Library materials including governmental reports from Tonga, Western Samoa, Guam, Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony, New Zealand, East Timor and micronesia; parliamentary papers, proceedings, publications, printed material relating to Papua New Guinea.


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ANUA 395, ANUA 418, ANUA 419, ANUA 420

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Entered from deposit description on 2 April 2013




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