McKell, William, (Sir) (1891-1985)

Also known as
McKell, William John, (Sir) (1891-1985)
Field of activity
Boilermaker; Premier; governor-general
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NLA Persistent Identifier
https://nla.gov.au/nla.party-624250

Biographies

Sir William John McKell (1891-1985), boilermaker, premier and governor-general, was born on 26 September 1891 at Pambula, New South Wales, eldest of four children of New South Wales-born parents Robert...

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Resources by William McKell (43)

  1. Papers
    McKell, William, Sir, 1891-1985
    [ Unpublished : 1920-1974 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 201,346.578)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 201,346.578)

  2. William McKell interviewed by Neville Gare
    McKell, William, Sir, 1891-1985
    [ Sound : 1978 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 180,320.297)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 180,320.297)

  3. William McKell interviewed by Mel Pratt for the Mel Pratt collection
    McKell, William, Sir, 1891-1985
    [ Sound : 1971 ]
    View online
    At National Library
    William McKell interviewed by Mel Pratt for the Mel Pratt collection
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 163,446.188)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 163,446.188)

  4. Photographs, ca. 1900-1977 / William John McKell
    McKell, William, Sir, 1891-1985
    [ Photograph : 1977 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 148,111.875)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 148,111.875)

  5. Proclamation of the accession of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, from the steps of Parliament House, Canberra
    McKell, William Sir, 1891-1985
    [ Unpublished : 1952 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 128,168.469)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 128,168.469)

  6. William McKell interviewed by Clem Lloyd
    McKell, William, Sir, 1891-1985
    [ Sound : 1981 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 117,745.312)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 117,745.312)

  7. William McKell interviewed by Clem Lloyd
    McKell, William, Sir, 1891-1985
    [ Book : 1981 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 114,444.641)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 114,444.641)

  8. Man of the People : The Career of the Rt. Hon. Sir William McKell PC GCMG QC
    Kelly, Vince
    [ Book : 1971 ]
    At RUSI Victoria
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 110,518.969)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 110,518.969)

  9. Addresses and monograph
    McKell, William Sir, 1891-1985
    [ Unpublished : 1943-1961 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 104,569.844)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 104,569.844)

  10. Photographs from the papers of Sir William McKell, ca. 1895-20 April 1970
    McKell, William, Sir, 1891-1985
    [ Poster, chart, other : 1970 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 94,944.688)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 94,944.688)

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Resources about William McKell (65)

  1. Papers
    McKell, William, Sir, 1891-1985
    [ Unpublished : 1920-1974 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 201,400.812)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 201,400.812)

  2. William McKell interviewed by Neville Gare
    McKell, William, Sir, 1891-1985
    [ Sound : 1978 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 180,366.578)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 180,366.578)

  3. William McKell interviewed by Mel Pratt for the Mel Pratt collection
    McKell, William, Sir, 1891-1985
    [ Sound : 1971 ]
    View online
    At National Library
    William McKell interviewed by Mel Pratt for the Mel Pratt collection
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 162,781.406)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 162,781.406)

  4. Photographs, ca. 1900-1977 / William John McKell
    McKell, William, Sir, 1891-1985
    [ Photograph : 1977 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 147,659.594)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 147,659.594)

  5. [Biographical cuttings on Sir William McKell, former Governor-General of Australia, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 145,868.25)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 145,868.25)

  6. Proclamation of the accession of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, from the steps of Parliament House, Canberra
    McKell, William Sir, 1891-1985
    [ Unpublished : 1952 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 127,610.141)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 127,610.141)

  7. William McKell interviewed by Clem Lloyd
    McKell, William, Sir, 1891-1985
    [ Sound : 1981 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 117,535.5)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 117,535.5)

  8. William McKell interviewed by Clem Lloyd
    McKell, William, Sir, 1891-1985
    [ Book : 1981 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 114,417.922)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 114,417.922)

  9. Painting of Sir William McKell
    [ Photograph ]
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    At State Library of NSW
    Painting of Sir William McKell
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 111,086.766)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 111,086.766)

  10. Man of the People : The Career of the Rt. Hon. Sir William McKell PC GCMG QC
    Kelly, Vince
    [ Book : 1971 ]
    At RUSI Victoria
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 110,458.242)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 110,458.242)

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  1. Clayton, E. E. S., (Eric Elwin Samuel) (1896-1987)
    Commissioner Of Soil Conservation; Soil conservationist
    ... awarded the inaugural Sir William McKell Medal for excellence in the promotion of soil conservation in ... Australia (AM) 1984 1984 Award - Inaugural Sir William McKell Medal, Natural Resources Ministerial ...
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    ... McKell, William ... replacing Norman Lindsay . He remained until 1961, resigning soon after Sir Frank Packer’s ACP ...
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    [ Poster, chart, other : 1970 ]
  3. 'The McKell Legacy', speech deliver ...
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    [ Photograph : 1982 ]
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    [ Object : 1978 ]
  5. Painting of Sir William McKell
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    Painting of Sir William McKell
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  1. Death of Sir William McKell (31 January 1985)
    Australia. Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade; Mr Bob Hawke, Bob Hawke
    Australian foreign affairs record.
    [ Article : 1985 ]
    View online
    At Trove DigitalLibrary
    Death of Sir William McKell (31 January 1985)
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 641.902)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 641.902)

  2. Sir William McKell and labor history
    Nairn, Bede
    Labour History
    [ Article : 1971 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 603.949)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 603.949)

  3. A legend rediscovered in his lifetime. -Sir William McKell-
    Carr, Bob
    Bulletin (Sydney)
    [ Article : 1982 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 516.865)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 516.865)

  4. Bush Telegraph - 14/03/2007: Great Rural Speeches - Sir William McKell
    [ Article ]
    At ABC Radio National
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 476.325)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 476.325)

  1. Sir William McKell. Kosciusko State Park Bill
    [ Unpublished : 1977 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 548.974)

  2. Cards and telegrams on the dealth of Sir William McKell, 1985
    [ Unpublished : 1985 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 478.828)

  3. Australia Day Broadcast. Channel 0. Extract of Sir William Mckell, 1983
    [ Unpublished : 1983 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 456.531)

  1. The Sir William McKell Award : presented annually for excellence in environmental reporting / New South Wales Government
    New South Wales. State Pollution Control Commission. Education and Information Section
    [ Book, Government publication : 1991 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 605.332)

  2. King George V Memorial, Canberra : ceremony of unveiling by His Excellency the Governor General, the Rt. Hon. Sir William McKell, G.C.M.G., Q.C., 10.30 a.m., Wednesday, March 4th, 1953
    [ Book : 1953 ]
    At 2 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 379.489)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 379.489)

  3. Memories of "Yarralumla" : Government House, Canberra, 1947-1953 and Government House, Sydney, with the Royal Tour of 1954 / by Paul L. Farmer
    Farmer, Paul, 1927-
    [ Book : 2000 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 88.24)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 88.24)

  4. Report of the Royal Commission on Television
    Australia. Royal Commission on Television
    [ Book, Government publication, Article : 1954 ]
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    At 21 libraries
    Report of the Royal Commission on Television
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 84.617)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 84.617)

  1. McKell
    Barrier Daily Truth (Broken Hill, NSW : 1908; 1941 - 1954) Friday 16 November 1951 p 2 Article
    ... McKell Once n^ain the Governor General tSir William McKelD is the centre cf a controversy. Whon the ... , and it can be said tha! Sir William justiliec1 the comic4.ci:ce of thoje recommending hu» j ... 499 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 8,013.316)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 8,013.316)

  2. Sir William McKell's Successor
    Maryborough Chronicle (Qld. : 1947 - 1954) Tuesday 23 September 1952 p 2 Article Illustrated
    ... Sir William McKeli's Successor I EECENT photograph of the newly-appointed Governor-Gen- j oral ... , Field-Marshal Sir William Slim, G.C.B., G.B.E., D.S.O1., ) and liis wife at their Oxlcd (Surrey) home. 1 ... 30 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 7,755.585)

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  3. Sir William McKell's Successor
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 17 April 1952 p 2 Article
    ... personal recommendation to the Queen about a successor to the Governor'General (Sir William McKell ... to be increased: for Sir William McKell's successor. Mr. Menzies said today that he knew of no ... 168 words
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  1. Thomson family
    Thomson family
    Created by Calamia, 30 items.

    includes McKell, Hartnett, Grist, Sherringham

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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 139.632)

  2. Sir Israel Brodie KBE
    Sir Israel Brodie KBE
    Created by hardinghistory, 21 items.

    Husband of grand aunt Fanny.

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  3. GROUP CAPTAIN ERIC DOUGLAS - RAAF - (Gilbert) Eric Douglas 1902 -1970
    GROUP CAPTAIN ERIC DOUGLAS - RAAF - (Gilbert) Eric Douglas 1902 -1970
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    Eric Douglas joined the Port Phillip Yacht Club by 1922, the Royal Yacht Club of Victoria in 1940 and the Royal Brighton Yacht Club in 1920 and remained a member there till at least 1949. His most fav...

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  1. Government Gazette Notices
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  2. APPOINTMENTS Premier's Department Police Department
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 22 November 1963 [Issue No.118] p 3473

    Government Gazette Appointments And Employment

    ... -street, Macksville; McLeod, Bruce Nesbitt, 12 Russellavenue, Highfields; McNay, William James, 6 Monahanavenue, ... -street, Condobolin; Kellen, John Edwin, Crabbes Creek, via Murwillumbah; Kriss, Maurice Gordon, 1/3 Bay-street, North ... 1441 words
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  3. Government Gazette Notices
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Tuesday 27 August 1878 [Issue No.266 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 3423

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    ... J. O'Rourke Joseph (now Kell Joseph M'Dougall) O'Neill Henry Ryari Patrick Smith William Fell ... James. Ryan William . Shaw MrsvC Adelong Road Grahams Town' to Adelong I Adelong Adelong Tumut ... 20858 words
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