Davison, Graeme (1940-)

Also known as
Davison, Graeme John, (Dr) (1940-)
Davison, Graeme John (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. Interview with Graeme Davison, Professor of History / interviewer, Susan Marsden
    Davison, Graeme, 1940-
    [ Sound : 2003 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 74,633.227)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 74,633.227)

  2. History as a vocation / Graeme Davison
    Davison, Graeme, 1940-
    [ Book : 2006 ]
    At 9 libraries
    History as a vocation / Graeme Davison
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  3. Writers' Week 2006. 2006 Adelaide Festival of Arts
    Davison, Graeme, 1940-
    [ Sound : 2006 ]
    At Barr Smith Library
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  4. Lost relations : fortunes of my family in Australia's Golden Age / Graeme Davison
    Davison, Graeme, 1940-
    [ Book : 2015 ]
    Possibly online
    At 93 libraries
    Lost relations : fortunes of my family in Australia's Golden Age / Graeme Davison
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  5. '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
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  6. The rise and fall of "Marvellous Melbourne", 1880-1895
    Davison, Graeme, 1940-
    [ Thesis, Microform : 1969 ]
    At 3 libraries
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  7. 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
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  8. City dreamers : the urban imagination in Australia / Graeme Davison
    Davison, Graeme, 1940-
    [ Book : 2016 ]
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    At 65 libraries
    City dreamers : the urban imagination in Australia / Graeme Davison
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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
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 30,691.797)

  10. 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 46 libraries
    Journeys into history : Australia's foremost history writers reflect on the landscapes of our past / general editor Graeme Davison
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Resources about Graeme Davison (11)

  1. [Biographical cuttings on Graeme Davison, historian, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
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  2. Interview with Graeme Davison, Professor of History / interviewer, Susan Marsden
    Davison, Graeme, 1940-
    [ Sound : 2003 ]
    At National Library
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  3. Lost relations: Fortunes of my family in Australia's golden age [Book Review]
    Riley, Carole
    Journal of the Royal Australian Historical Society
    [ Article : 2016 ]
    View online (conditions apply)
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  4. Writers' Week 2006. 2006 Adelaide Festival of Arts
    Davison, Graeme, 1940-
    [ Sound : 2006 ]
    At Barr Smith Library
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  5. History as a vocation / Graeme Davison
    Davison, Graeme, 1940-
    [ Book : 2006 ]
    At 9 libraries
    History as a vocation / Graeme Davison
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  6. Lost relations : fortunes of my family in Australia's Golden Age / Graeme Davison
    Davison, Graeme, 1940-
    [ Book : 2015 ]
    Possibly online
    At 93 libraries
    Lost relations : fortunes of my family in Australia's Golden Age / Graeme Davison
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  7. Lost relations, fortunes of my family in Australia's golden age [Book Review]
    Clark, Marie Alice
    Victorian Historical Journal
    [ Article : 2016 ]
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  8. Dr. Graeme Davison
    Sutcliffe Pty Ltd
    [ Photograph : 1978-1983 ]
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    At State Library VIC
    Dr. Graeme Davison
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  9. Graeme Davison / Susan Gordon-Brown
    Gordon-Brown, Susan
    [ Photograph : 2005 ]
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    At State Library VIC
    Graeme Davison / Susan Gordon-Brown
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  10. Papers of Marilyn Lake
    Lake, Marilyn
    [ Unpublished : 1964-2004 ]
    At National Library
    Papers of Marilyn Lake
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 25,244.428)

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  1. In Those Days : Collingwood Remembered
    Davison, Graeme
    [ Book ]
    At RHSV Library
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  2. Melbourne on Foot : 15 Walks Through Historic Melbourne / Ed. By G. Davison
    Davison, Graeme John
    [ Book : 1980 ]
    At 18 libraries
    Melbourne on Foot : 15 Walks Through Historic Melbourne / Ed. By G. Davison
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  3. Lost relations : fortunes of my family in Australia's Golden Age
    Davison, Graeme
    [ Book : 2015 ]
    At RHSV Library
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 289.885)

  4. The use and abuse of Australian history
    Davison, Graeme
    Australian Historical Studies
    [ Book, Article : 1988-2000 ]
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    At 3 libraries
    The use and abuse of Australian history
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  1. Dr. Graeme Davison
    Sutcliffe Pty L ...
    [ Photograph : 1978-1983 ]
    Dr. Graeme Davison
  2. Graeme Davison / Susan Gordon-Brown
    Gordon-Brown, S ...
    [ Photograph : 2005 ]
    Graeme Davison / Susan Gordon-Brown
  3. Professor Graeme Davison
    Richard Crompto ...
    [ Photograph : 1982 ]
    Professor Graeme Davison
  4. Professor Graeme Davison
    Christopher Ale ...
    [ Photograph : 1999 ]
    Professor Graeme Davison
  5. Historians involved in creation of ...
    Tony Miller
    [ Photograph : 1986 ]
    Historians involved in creation of 'Australians - A Social History', from left: Professor John McCarty, Dr Marian Aveling, Professor Graeme Davison, and Ms Ailsa McLeary
  6. Sir John Monash Distinguished Profe ...
    Greg Ford
    [ Photograph : 2006 ]
    Sir John Monash Distinguished Professors Max King, Graeme Davison and Tam Sridhar farewell Professor David de Kretser (third from left)
  1. Papers of Graeme Davison, 1960-2017
    Davison
    [ Unpublished : 1960 ]
    At Monash Uni Archives
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 858.742)

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  2. Papers of Graeme Davison, 1960-2017
    Davison
    [ Unpublished : 1960 ]
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  3. PAPERS OF GRAEME DAVISON RELATING TO UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE HISTORY DEPARTMENT
    Davison, Graeme J
    [ Unpublished : 1972 ]
    At Uni Melbourne Arch
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  1. The Phoenix Clothing Coy. Submission to the Classification Committee of the Historic Buildings Council 28 March 1990
    Royal Historical Society of Victoria
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    At RHSV Library
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  1. Historian Graeme Davison
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Radio National
    [ Sound : 2000 ]
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    At ABC Radio National
    Historian Graeme Davison
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  2. Graeme Davison on family history
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Radio National
    [ Sound : 2015 ]
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    At ABC Radio National
    Graeme Davison on family history
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  3. Rethinking the Australian legend
    Davison, Graeme
    [ Sound : 2009-2017 ]
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    At ANU Inst Rep
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  4. The caves of Androzani
    [ Video : 1970-2001 ]
    At 6 libraries
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 97.052)

  1. Review of Graeme Davison and Kimberley Webber (eds), Yesterday's Tomorrows.(Book review)
    Dolan, David
    History Australia
    [ Article : 2005 ]
    View online (conditions apply)
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 529.324)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 529.324)

  2. Did Australians sustain an armed citizenry? Graeme Davison and the gun debate
    Wilcox, Craig
    Australian Historical Studies
    [ Article : 2000 ]
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  3. The imaginary grandstand: historian Graeme Davison explores the links between sport and our national identity. (Essay)
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    Meanjin
    [ Article : 2002 ]
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 486.172)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 486.172)

  4. Graeme Davison, The Unforgiving Minute: how Australians learned to tell the time, 1993
    Martyr, PJ
    [ Article : 1996 ]
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    At Uni of Tas: Inst Rep
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  1. Roe, Jill (1940-2017)
    Author; Historian; Academic; Editor
    ... Roe, Jill (1940-) ...
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  2. Julius, G. A., (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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  3. Richardson, A. E. V., (Arnold Edwin Victor) (1883-1949)
    Agricultural Scientist; Agricultural scientist
    ... Arnold Edwin Victor Richardson (1883-1949), agricultural scientist, was born on 12 September 1883 in ...
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  1. LATE CPL?. DAVISON.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Thursday 2 September 1915 p 6 Article
    ... LATE CPL. DAVISON. Our Mount Gambier correspondent wrote on August 31:— Mr. F. Davison, S.M., of ... Mount Gambier, received a tele-gram from the Military Department through the Ven. Archdeacon Samwell on ... 193 words
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  2. OBITUARY Mr. J. H. H. Davison
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 30 December 1937 p 13 Article
    ... 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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  3. OBITUARY CR. HENRY WALTER DAVISON. A PUBLIC SPIRITED CITIZEN.
    Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1950) Saturday 24 July 1926 p 7 Article
    ... Kal goorlie. During the day many tele grams of sympathy were despatch ed to the widow, and family at ... interment on Sunday afternoon. The Mayor of Kalgoorlie, Mr. F. W. Allsop, sent the following tele-gram ... 1188 words
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  1. CHAMPION, Violet Annie (Biney) née Purdue
    CHAMPION, Violet Annie (Biney) née Purdue
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    1875-1950 : "Violet Annie Champion (nee Purdue) b. 1873 - d. 1950Made hand built pieces in the 1930's with some with leaves and gumnuts for decorations. Mother of Gwen Champion. Both Gwen and Vio...

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  2. Australian History
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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 ... 106112 words
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  3. AUSTRALIAN MILITARY FORCES
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    ... William, 29390 Gregory John Davison Hull, 39289 Charles Crawford, 235401 John William Spence, 1201125 Paul Joseph ... Stratton, 39284 William Marshman Richardson, 235382 Graeme Stuart Hawkins and 217434 Geoffrey Henry Gunton ... 155 words
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