Davison, Graeme John (1940-)

Also known as
Davison, Graeme (1940-)
Davison, Graeme John, (Dr) (1940-)
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Graeme Davison, who was a graduate of the University of Melbourne, was also a member of its History Department from 1969 to 1982, after which he became Sir John Monash Distinguished Professor of History at Monash University. Davison has also taught at Harvard University, where he was Visiting professor of Australian Studies. He is a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences, and his main interest is in the history of cities in Australia, Britain and the United States. He has been active as an advisor to heritage bodies, museums and in other fields of public history. A substantial collection of his personal and professional papers is held by Monash University Archives.

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Graeme Davison, who was a graduate of the University of Melbourne, was also a member of its History Department from 1969 to 1982, after which he became Sir John Monash Distinguished Professor of History at Monash University. Davison has also taught at Harvard University, where he was Visiting professor of Australian Studies. He is a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences, and his main interest is in the history of cities in Australia, Britain and the United States. He has been active as an advisor to heritage bodies, museums and in other fields of public history. A substantial collection of his personal and professional papers is held by Monash University Archives.

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  1. Graeme Davison interviewed by Susan Marsden
    Davison, Graeme, 1940-
    [ Sound : 2003 ]
    At National Library
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 36,975.816)

  2. Lost relations : fortunes of my family in Australia's Golden Age / Graeme Davison
    Davison, Graeme, 1940-
    [ Book : 2015 ]
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    At 94 libraries
    Lost relations : fortunes of my family in Australia's Golden Age / Graeme Davison
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  3. 'New, brawny, uneven and half-finished' Brisbane among the colonial capitals in 1888 / a public lecture by G.J. Davison
    Davison, Graeme, 1940-
    [ Sound : 1988 ]
    At UQ Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 33,183.75)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 33,183.75)

  4. The unforgiving minute : how Australia learned to tell the time / Graeme Davison
    Davison, Graeme, 1940-
    [ Book : 1993 ]
    At 67 libraries
    The unforgiving minute : how Australia learned to tell the time / Graeme Davison
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 33,064.02)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 33,064.02)

  5. Journeys into history : Australia's foremost history writers reflect on the landscapes of our past / general editor Graeme Davison
    Davison, Graeme, 1940-
    [ Book : 1990 ]
    At 43 libraries
    Journeys into history : Australia's foremost history writers reflect on the landscapes of our past / general editor Graeme Davison
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 32,956.141)

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  6. Gold Rush Melbourne : lecture
    Davison, Graeme, 1940-
    [ Unpublished : 1982 ]
    At State Library VIC
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  7. The role of ideas in the 19th century Australia 4. Ideas and the relations between Aborigines and colonists
    Davison, Graeme, 1940-
    [ Book : 1971 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
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  8. The rise and fall of "Marvellous Melbourne", 1880-1895
    Davison, Graeme, 1940-
    [ Thesis, Microform : 1969 ]
    At 3 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 32,685.746)

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  9. Cities down under : urban history in Australia and New Zealand / edited by Graeme Davison
    Davison, Graeme, 1940-
    [ Book : 1995 ]
    At 4 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 32,676.533)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 32,676.533)

  10. City dreamers : the urban imagination in Australia / Graeme Davison
    Davison, Graeme, 1940-
    [ Book : 2016 ]
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    At 66 libraries
    City dreamers : the urban imagination in Australia / Graeme Davison
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 32,546.291)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 32,546.291)

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  1. Julius, George Alfred, (Sir) (1873-1946)
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    ... Institution of Engineers, Australia in 1919 and a council member 1919-1940. Born Norwich, England, 29 April ...
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    Professors Merle Ricklefs, Graeme Davison and Bill Kent from the School of Historical Studies
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  1. REGISTER OF MEDICAL PRACTITIONERS FOR 1940.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 15 March 1940 [Issue No.45 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 1379

    Government Gazette Notices

    ... The New South Wales Medical Board, Sydney, 7th February, 1940. REGISTER OF MEDICAL PRACTITIONERS ... FOR 1940. LIST of Medical Practitioners who are registered under the provisions of the Acts of ... 57090 words
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  2. REGISTER OF NURSES AS AT 31st DECEMBER, 1940.
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Tuesday 16 September 1941 [Issue No.120 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 3261

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    ... , 1940. IN accordance with the provisions of Section 11 of the Nurses Registration Act, 1924, it is ... . Allsopp, Olive Eileen, Nombin, via Lismore. Alston, Kathryn Isabel, John-street, Corowa. Alt, Edith ... 106112 words
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    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Friday 31 December 1915 [INDEX Jan 1915-Dec 1915] p 29

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    ... , 705, 1221. Hooker, B. H., 1376, IUingworth, W. H., 67, 1274. Jeffrey, *W. McK., 1474. Johns, H., 6 ... . Davies, G. J., 962, 1435. Davis, H. W., 790. Davis, K., 108& Davison, G., 1082. Dawson. S. G.. 1728 ... 54886 words
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  1. Papers of Graeme Davison, 1960-2017
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  2. Papers of Graeme Davison, 1960-2017
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  3. PAPERS OF GRAEME DAVISON RELATING TO UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE HISTORY DEPARTMENT
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    [ Unpublished : 1972 ]
    At Uni Melbourne Arch
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  1. Review of Graeme Davison and Kimberley Webber (eds), Yesterday's Tomorrows.(Book review)
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    History Australia
    [ Article : 2005 ]
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  2. The imaginary grandstand: historian Graeme Davison explores the links between sport and our national identity. (Essay)
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  3. The view from the Palisade hotel: our leading urban historian, Graeme Davison, reflects on the evolving appreciation of Australian cities and their cultures.(Biography)
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    [ Article : 2006 ]
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  4. The colonial strut: Australian leaders on the world stage. [Paper in special issue: Post-Imperial Australia. Ward, Stuart and Davison, Graeme (eds).]
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    Australian Journal of Politics and History
    [ Article : 2005 ]
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  1. The caves of Androzani
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  2. Australia's Sacred Sites, Part 3 - the Melbourne Cricket Ground
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    [ Sound : 2001 ]
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  4. The caves of Androzani / by Robert Holmes ; starring Peter Davison
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  1. OBITUARY Mr. J. H. H. Davison
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    ... OBITUARY Mr. J. H. H. Davison Mr. John Hubert Hawden Davison, 67, who died in a private hospital at ... North Walkerville on November 24, was a well-known Mount Gambier solicitor, of the firm of Davison and ... 321 words
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  2. Family Notices
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 18 October 1946 p 1 Family Notices
    ... Gras who passed away October 18. 1945. Ever remembered by Hazel. Lionetl, Russell and Dale. O ... . CONNOLLY (nee Keenan).—-On Octo-ber 15, at St. John of God, to Dorrie and Charles—a son. Stillborn. No ... 7113 words
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    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 22 September 1942 p 8 Family Notices
    ... , 1942, at Hornsby Hospital, Graeme Charles, loved son of Kitty and John Ford, of 61 Shadforth Street ... memory of my dear hus band and our father John who passed away September 22 1940 Inserted by hie loving ... 7671 words
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  1. CHAMPION, Violet Annie (Biney) née Purdue
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  2. Australian History
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  1. Melbourne on Foot : 15 Walks Through Historic Melbourne / Ed. By G. Davison
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    [ Book : 1980 ]
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  2. The use and abuse of Australian history
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  3. The difficulties of my position : the diaries of Prison Governor John Buckley Castieau, 1855-1884 / edited and introduced by Mark Finnane
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    [ Government publication, Book, Archived website : 2004 ]
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    At 47 libraries
    The difficulties of my position : the diaries of Prison Governor John Buckley Castieau, 1855-1884 / edited and introduced by Mark Finnane
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  4. Presentation of digital self in everyday life: towards a theory of digital identity
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