Robinson, W. S. (William Sydney) (1876-1963)

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Robinson, William Sydney (1876-1963)
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Businessman; Industrialist; Diplomat
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William Sydney Robinson (1876-1963), businessman, industrialist and diplomat, was born on 2 October 1876 in Melbourne, youngest son of Anthony Bennett Robinson (1831-1908) and his wife Harriet, née...

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William Sydney Robinson was a pioneer in Australia's mineral industry largely based on Broken Hill, New South Wales.

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  1. If I remember rightly : the memoirs of W.S. Robinson, 1876-1963 / edited by Geoffrey Blainey
    Robinson, W. S. (William Sydney), 1876-1963
    [ Book : 1967-1970 ]
    At 31 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 44.336)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 44.336)

  2. If I remember rightly : the memoirs of W. S. Robinson, 1876-1963 / edited by G. Blainey
    Robinson, W. S. (William Sydney), 1876-1963
    [ Book : 1967 ]
    At 22 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 30.13)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 30.13)

  3. Finance and the war / by Wm. S. Robinson
    Robinson, W. S. (William Sydney), 1876-1963
    [ Book : 1915 ]
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    At 4 libraries
    Finance and the war / by Wm. S. Robinson
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 6.993)

  4. Papers
    Robinson, W. S. (William Sydney), 1876-1963
    [ Unpublished : 1914-1963 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2.774)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2.774)

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  1. If I remember rightly : the memoirs of W.S. Robinson, 1876-1963 / edited by Geoffrey Blainey
    Robinson, W. S. (William Sydney), 1876-1963
    [ Book : 1967-1970 ]
    At 31 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 44.536)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 44.536)

  2. If I remember rightly : the memoirs of W. S. Robinson, 1876-1963 / edited by G. Blainey
    Robinson, W. S. (William Sydney), 1876-1963
    [ Book : 1967 ]
    At 22 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 30.237)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 30.237)

  3. [Biographical cuttings on William Sydney Robinson, industrialist, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 20.441)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 20.441)

  4. William Sydney Robinson (1876-1963) Howard Barron
    Barron, Howard, 1900-1991
    [ Art work ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 12.296)

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  5. [Bookplate for W.S. Robinson] Lionel Lindsay
    Lindsay, Lionel Sir, 1874-1961
    [ Art work : 1936 ]
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    At National Library
    [Bookplate for W.S. Robinson] Lionel Lindsay
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 11.747)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 11.747)

  6. Papers
    Wilson, W. C
    [ Unpublished : 1948-1962 ]
    At State Library VIC
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 9.623)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 9.623)

  7. From Curtin to Menzies and after : continuity or confrontation? / [by] Fred Alexander
    Alexander, Fred, 1899-1996
    [ Book : 1973 ]
    At 75 libraries
    From Curtin to Menzies and after : continuity or confrontation? / [by] Fred Alexander
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 8.349)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 8.349)

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