Cook, Joseph, (Sir) (1860-1947)

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Cooke, Joseph (1860-1947)
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Prime Minister
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Sir Joseph Cook (1860-1947), prime minister, was born on 7 December 1860 at Silverdale, Staffordshire, England, son of William Cooke, coalminer, and his wife Margaret, née Fletcher. He grew up in poverty....

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Resources by Joseph Cook (27)

  1. Papers of Sir Joseph Cook
    Cook, Joseph, Sir, 1860-1947
    [ Unpublished : 1880-1986 ]
    Languages: English;French, [1 other]
    At National Library
    Papers of Sir Joseph Cook
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 28.034)

  2. Joseph Cook : a political biography / J. R. M. Murdoch
    Murdoch, John R. M. (John Robert Morris)
    [ Thesis, Book, Microform : 1968-1991 ]
    At 4 libraries
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 24.514)

  3. Papers of Sir Joseph Cook
    Cook, Joseph, Sir, 1860-1947
    [ Unpublished : 1919-1927 ]
    Languages: English;French, [1 other]
    View online
    At National Library
    Papers of Sir Joseph Cook
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 20.903)

  4. Papers
    Cook, Joseph, Sir, 1860-1947
    [ Unpublished : 1917-1918 ]
    At Aus War Memorial
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  5. Australia's food supplies, present and future / Sir Joseph Cook
    Cook, Joseph Sir, 1860-1947
    [ Book : 1923 ]
    At 2 libraries
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  6. Speech on the treaty of peace / by Joseph Cook
    Cook, Joseph Sir, 1860-1947
    [ Book : 1919 ]
    At National Library
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 6.731)

  7. Opportunities in Australia : a series of talks broadcast from 2LO on November 2nd, 9th and 16th, 1925 by arrangement with the British Broadcasting Company, as a part of an Empire series of Lectures on Opportunities Overseas / [reproduced by the court...
    Cook, Joseph Sir, 1860-1947
    [ Book : 1925 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 6.036)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 6.036)

  8. An address : some urgent world problems, delivered at the School of Oriental Studies, London Institution, Finsbury Circus, London, E. C., on the 15th December 1924 / by Joseph Cook
    Cook, Joseph Sir, 1860-1947
    [ Book : 1924 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 5.606)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 5.606)

  9. Federal elections and referenda, 1913 : policy speech ... at Parramatta Town Hall on Thursday, 3rd April, 1913 / by Jospeh Cook, M.P. Leader of the Opposition in the Commonwealth Parliament
    Cook, Joseph Sir, 1860-1947
    [ Book : 1913 ]
    At 3 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 5.605)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 5.605)

  10. The financial carnival : as revealed in the Federal Labour government's budget of 1912-13 / by Joseph Cook
    Cook, Joseph Sir, 1860-1947
    [ Book : 1913 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 5.601)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 5.601)

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Resources about Joseph Cook (51)

  1. Papers of Sir Joseph Cook
    Cook, Joseph, Sir, 1860-1947
    [ Unpublished : 1880-1986 ]
    Languages: English;French, [1 other]
    At National Library
    Papers of Sir Joseph Cook
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 28.034)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 28.034)

  2. Joseph Cook : a political biography / J. R. M. Murdoch
    Murdoch, John R. M. (John Robert Morris)
    [ Thesis, Book, Microform : 1968-1991 ]
    At 4 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 24.586)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 24.586)

  3. Papers of Sir Joseph Cook
    Cook, Joseph, Sir, 1860-1947
    [ Unpublished : 1919-1927 ]
    Languages: English;French, [1 other]
    View online
    At National Library
    Papers of Sir Joseph Cook
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 20.861)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 20.861)

  4. [Biographical cuttings on Sir Joseph Cook, former Prime Minister of Australia in 1913-14, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 20.249)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 20.249)

  5. Pit boy to prime minister : the story of the Rt. Hon. Sir Joseph Cook, P.C., G.C.M.G. / G. Bebbington
    Bebbington, Graham
    [ Book : 1988 ]
    At 20 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 16.526)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 16.526)

  6. Joseph Cook / Peter Cook
    Cook, Peter
    [ Book : 1994 ]
    At 2 libraries
    Joseph Cook / Peter Cook
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 14.405)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 14.405)

  7. Sir Joe : a political biography of Sir Joseph Cook / John Murdoch
    Murdoch, John R. M. (John Robert Morris)
    [ Book : 1996 ]
    At 20 libraries
    Sir Joe : a political biography of Sir Joseph Cook / John Murdoch
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 12.887)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 12.887)

  8. Sir Joe : a biographical sketch of Sir Joseph Cook / <John Murdoch>
    Murdoch, John R. M. (John Robert Morris)
    [ Book : 1979 ]
    At 14 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 12.782)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 12.782)

  9. Joseph Cook : portrait sitter file
    Cook, Joseph
    [ Book ]
    At Nat Portrait Gall
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 10.736)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 10.736)

  10. Trowel presented to Hon. Joseph Cook, 1896
    [ Object : 1896 ]
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    At National Library
    Trowel presented to Hon. Joseph Cook, 1896
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 10.454)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 10.454)

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    Portrait of Prime Minister Joseph Cook / The Swiss Studios
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    Portrait of Joseph Cook, Prime Minister of Australia 1913-14 / Crown Studios
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    Joseph Cook, Parramatta / D. Bernard & Co
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    Prime Minister W.M. Hughes, Percy Deane, Sir J. Cook and staff during the Paris Peace Conference, France, 1919
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    ... Banks, Joseph ... (Sir) Joseph Banks travelled with James Cook on the Endeavour in 1768-1771. Afterwards he remained ...
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  2. Nossal, G. J. V., (Gustav Joseph Victor) (1931-)
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    Joseph Pike was one of the very old hardy pioneers who created the town of Kiama. But regrettably, he has subsequently received very little recognition for the many contributions he made to both the t...

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    Keywords: H G Hawker, Harry Hawker, Hendon, Henry Folland's Nieuport Goshawk, King George V, motor cycling, Newport machine, Nieuport, Sir Joseph Cook
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  1. Papers of Sir Joseph Banks
    Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743-1820
    [ Unpublished : 1745-1923 ]
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    Papers of Sir Joseph Banks
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  2. The history of science and technology
    Banks, Joseph Sir, 1743-1820
    [ Microform, Published, Book : 1993-1995 ]
    At 3 libraries
    The history of science and technology
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  3. The papers of Sir Joseph Banks
    Banks, Joseph Sir, 1743-1820
    [ Microform, Unpublished : 1740-1853 ]
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  1. The first part of King Henry IV / edited by Herbert Weil, Judith Weil
    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
    [ Book, Microform, Audio book, Article : 1598-2016 ]
    Languages: English;German;Undetermined;Polish, [6 others]
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    At 135 libraries
    The first part of King Henry IV / edited by Herbert Weil, Judith Weil
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  2. Endeavouring Banks : exploring collections from the Endeavour voyage 1768-1771 / [editor] Neil Chambers ; with contributions ny Anna Agnarsdottir and 4 others ; [with a foreword by Sir David Attenborough]
    Chambers, Neil
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  3. The return of the native / Thomas Hardy
    Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928
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  2. Utopia / translated with an introduction by Paul Turner
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  3. Journal of the Right Hon. Sir Joseph Banks, Bart., K.B., P.R.S. : during Captain Cook's first voyage in H.M.S. Endeavour in 1768-71 to Terra del Fuego, Otahite, New Zealand, Australia, the Dutch East Indies etc. / edited by Joseph D. Hooker
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    [ Book : 1896 ]
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  4. An account of the voyages undertaken by the order of His present Majesty for making discoveries in the Southern hemisphere, and successively performed by Commodore Byron, Captain Wallis, Captain Carteret, and Captain Cook, in the Dolphin, the Swallow...
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  3. The Lady of the Lake
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  4. Confessions / Saint Augustine ; translated with an introduction and notes by Henry Chadwick
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  1. SUMMARY.
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    ... adds. Mr. Hughes urges the electors to vote "Yes."   Sir Joseph Cook, in an appeal, points out ... unemployment. Sir George Fuller promised to find work,   but said the Government did not want any "go slow ... 1232 words
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  2. Sir Joseph Cook's Tribute
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  3. SIR JOSEPH COOK'S ADVICE.
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  4. Twelfth night / William Shakespeare
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  1. SIR JOSEPH BANKS MEMORIAL FUND ACT, 1943. APPOINTMENT OF MEMBERS OF THE TRUST OF THE SIR JOSEPH BANKS MEMORIAL FUND.
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  2. SIR JOSEPH BANKS MEMORIAL FUND ACT, 1943—PROPOSED REGULATION. FIRST APPOINTMENT OF MEMBERS.
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  3. NOTICE of intended distribution of estate.—Any person having any claim upon the estate of Sir CHARLES JOSEPH ALFRED
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