Collection D6 - Dallas Collection

Index to D6 Photograph of Westcott's Bookshop and circulating library

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Dallas Collection


  • 1856-1881 (Creation)

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1 photograph +2 files

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Name of creator


Biographical history

Kenneth McKenzie (Ken) Dallas, historian, was born on 11 September 1902 at Detention River, west of Wynyard, Tasmania, son of Robert Dallas, a Tasmanian-born farmer, and his wife Margaret Jane, née Robinson, formerly a schoolteacher from Victoria. For more information see

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

K M Dallas 31 May 19--

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The collection consists of a photograph, typescript manuscripts and notes on location of mills.

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Conditions governing reproduction

This material is made available for personal research and study purposes under the University of Tasmania Standard Copyright Licence. For any further use permission should be obtained from the copyright owners. For assistance please contact

When reusing this material, please provide the following acknowledgement:
“Courtesy of the UTAS Library Special & Rare Collections - D6”

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Original inventory and descriptive notes can be found at

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Dates of creation revision deletion

December 2017 PP




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