Collection M9 - Edmund Morris Miller Collection

In study - Edmund Morris  Miller Mrs Edmund Morris  Miller Studio photograph - Edmund Morris  Miller Mrs Edmund Morris  Miller Infant with parents - Edmund Morris  Miller Sixth Form - Edmund Morris  Miller Family - Edmund Morris  Miller Mr and Mrs Edmund Morris  Miller Index to M9 First two books on Tasmanian geography : An Unrecorded Hobart Town Gazette :  Part II
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Edmund Morris Miller Collection


  • 1903-1970 (Creation)

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12 Type one boxes, 4 bound volumes and 2 boxed items

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Edmund Morris Miller (1881-1964) C.B.E., M.A., D.Litt. (Melb.) was a librarian in the Public Library of Victoria from 1900 until 1913 when he was appointed Lecturer in Mental and Moral Science in the University of Tasmania. He was made Assoc. Prof. in 1925 and Professor in 1928. From 1933 to 1945 he served as Vice-Chancellor and also was Honorary Librarian from 1919 until 1945.
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The collection was deposited by Morris Miller on his retirement and augmented by donations from Mrs Miller and others in response to an appeal from the Library in 1967. Photographs donated by Mrs Beth Minchin .

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Collection consists of corresspondence recieved, and draft correspondence. Also includes Library Associations, personal records, university lecture notes and papers relating to the University Library. Notes and drafts of publications and lectures and photographs

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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 cite the reference number and provide the following acknowledgement:
“Courtesy of the UTAS Library Special & Rare Collections”

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HE May 2018




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