Coombes, R. (Richard) (1858-1935)

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Amesbury (1858-1935)
AmesburyArgusBinocular (1858-1935)
Argus (1858-1935)
Binocular (1858-1935)
Coombes, Dick (1858-1935)
Coombes, R. (1858-1935)
Coombes, Richard (1858-1935)
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Journalist; Sports Administrator
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Richard Coombes (1858-1935), journalist and sports administrator, was born on 17 March 1858 at Hampton Court, Hampton Wick, Middlesex, England, son of Richard Coombes, hotelkeeper, and his wife Ellen,...

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Mr. Richard Coombes, who for many years has been an outstanding personality in amateur athletics and other branches of sport in Australia, died yesterday at his residence, 18 Rivers-street, Bellevue...

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  1. Record performances : latest available / compiled by R. Coombes
    Coombes, R. (Richard), 1858-1935
    [ Book : 1900-1940 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  2. Best performances on record / compiled by Richard Coombes
    Coombes, R. (Richard), 1858-1935
    [ Book : 1901 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  3. [Collection of newspaper cuttings and photographs on mainly Australian, New Zealand and British sport and sporting personalities, from the Davis Sporting Collection No. 2]
    Davis, J. C. (John Corbett), 1870-1941
    [ Published : 1883-1955 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  4. Davis Sporting Collection No. 1
    Davis, J. C. (John Corbett), 1870-1941
    [ Published : 1891-1935 ]
    Possibly online
    At State Library of NSW
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  5. Davis Sporting Collection No. 1. 1862-1936
    Davis, J. C. (John Corbett), 1870-1941
    [ Published : 1880-1935 ]
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    At State Library of NSW
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  6. Davis Sporting Collection No. 1
    Davis, J. C. (John Corbett), 1870-1941
    [ Published : 1862-1936 ]
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    At State Library of NSW
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  1. Website: Using Lives: Essays in Australian Biography and History
    adb.anu.edu.au
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    • ... of Death Author Coombes, Richard (Dick) (18581935) by W. F. Mandle This article was published......adb.anu.edu.au/biography/coombes-richard-dick-5769.html...
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  2. Website: Senator Richard Colbeck : Liberal Senator for Tasmania
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  3. Website: Publications (HC Coombs Policy Forum)
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  2. Australian Science Archives Project (1985-1999)
    ... Archives Project (ASAP) was established in 1985 through the efforts of Professor R.W. Home in the ...
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  1. Comparative hearing. Richard R. Fay, Arthur N. Popper, editors
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  2. Richard Downing : economics, advocacy and social reform in Australia / Nicholas Brown
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    [ Book : 2001 ]
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    Benjamini, Eli
    [ Book : 1988-2015 ]
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  4. Stained glass : history, technology and practice / by E. Liddall Armitage ; foreword by Richard Coombs
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    [ Book : 1959 ]
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  1. COURSING. Richard Coombes Testimonial.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 25 August 1931 p 12 Article
    ... COURSING. Richard Coombes* Testimonial. The New South Wales National'Cour.Jns AH«j»¿ tlon Is ... organising a boncflt mectlriR to Mr n_ Coombes, a former president of thaton ,".",,. function will take place ... 74 words
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  2. Richard Coombes' Testimonial
    Sunday Times (Sydney, NSW : 1895 - 1930) Sunday 1 October 1922 p 3 Article
    ... Richard Coombes' Testimonial The following are Ills most reccnt contributors towards the above lund ... . R. T. Ball. M.L.A., and Messrs. J. McLean, A. D. Webb, G. Carlson, and T. Scott. Any additional ... 89 words
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  3. SERVICES APPRECIATED Mr. Richard Coombes
    Referee (Sydney, NSW : 1886 - 1939) Wednesday 10 April 1929 p 15 Article
    ... SERVICES APPRECIATED Mr. Richard Coombes ^T tho Olympic Confercnco in Sydney, Mr. E. ID. j Kenny ... connection, by Mr. R. Coombes. The motion was carried by acclamation. The veteran president of tho A.A.U. of ... 79 words
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  1. Reminiscences : 1950
    Moore, Richard Ogle, 1868-1958
    [ Unpublished : 1950 ]
    At State Library VIC
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  2. [Collection of newspaper cuttings, photographs and ephemera on mainly Australian athletics and athletes, from the Davis Sporting Collection No. 2]
    Davis, J. C. (John Corbett), 1870-1941
    [ Published : 1857-1949 ]
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  3. Papers relating to No. 2305, Corporal R. M. Tucker, 50th Battalion
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    [ Unpublished : 1917-1918 ]
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    Head, Lesley; Fullagar, Richard
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    [ Article, Book, Map : 1991 ]
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    Martin, Ron; Minns, Richard
    Regional Studies
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  3. Distribution of principal landscape features : in the Hundreds of Coombe and Richards [part of County Cardwell], South Australia
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    [ Map : 1954 ]
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  1. Ulysses / James Joyce
    Joyce, James, 1882-1941
    [ Book, Audio book, Sound : 1900-2016 ]
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  2. The hound of the Baskervilles / Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    Doyle, Arthur Conan, 1859-1930
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  3. Westward ho! or, The voyages and adventures of Sir Amyas Leigh, knight of Burrough, in the county of Devon, in the reign of Her Most Glorious Majesty, Queen Elizabeth / rendered into modern English by Charles Kingsley
    Kingsley, Charles, 1819-1875
    [ Book, Microform, Audio book : 1800-2007 ]
    Languages: English;German, [1 other]
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    Westward ho! or, The voyages and adventures of Sir Amyas Leigh, knight of Burrough, in the county of Devon, in the reign of Her Most Glorious Majesty, Queen Elizabeth / rendered into modern English by Charles Kingsley
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  4. Peter Heydon interviewed by Mel Pratt for the Mel Pratt collection
    Heydon, P. R. (Peter Richard), 1913-1971
    [ Sound : 1970 ]
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  1. Richard Coombes: 'grand old man' of Australian Olympism?(In memoriam)
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  2. Market reaction to a return of capital / by Robert J. Coombes, Lester W. Johnson, Richard B. Tress
    Coombes, R. J. (Robert J.)
    [ Article : 1980 ]
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  3. Sensory biology of aquatic animals / editors, Jelle Atema ... [et a.]
    Atema, Jelle
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  4. Quaternary Dating Workshop 1990 : papers presented to the Quaternary Dating Workshop held in the Coombs Lecture Theatre, Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University, October 11-12, 1990 / edited by Richard Gillespie
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  1. No. 22. LIST OF UNCLAIMED LETTERS FOR THE MONTH OF JULY.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Thursday 13 September 1888 [Issue No.587 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 6471

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    ... ., pass. s.s. Orient 173 Moran G. R. 174 Morey Mies 175 Morgan Richard 176 Morgan W. E., 16 Young-st. 177 ... & Thorpe, Beresford Chambers, Castlereagh-st. 37 Andrews Walter 38 Annie J. R. 39 Ansell Francis 40 ... 10622 words
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  2. NOTICE is hereby given that by an indenture of assignment
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Friday 9 July 1886 [Issue No.379] p 4598

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    ... Richard James Coombes, of Randwick, near Sydney, in the Colony of New South Wales, trading as *l Ooombes ... corporate creditors of the paid Richard James Coombes whose names are mentioned in the first schedule ... 249 words
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  3. Index page
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    ... , A. G., 1127; Rickard, N. H., 1165; Richard, R. G., 1166; Rogers, M., 1411; Reid, J. M., 1699 ... . Wild Flowers and Native Plants Protection Act, 1927-1945—■ 817, 1847. Wills—Abbot, R. A., 99; Aiken, I ... 5160 words
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