Bundle relating to Adelaide

Scope and Content

Bundle of material relating to the Hugh Cairns Memorial Lecture, especially Cairns' Australian connections, the visit of the Jefferson's to Adelaide in 1957 [see JEF/1/6/2/8 re. Australia trip 1957], and the University of Adelaide Sir Hugh Cairns Memorial Prize. Includes correspondence, photographs, cuttings and ephemera. The bundle consists of the following items:

  • /1 Letter from Trevor Dinning about reproductions of photographs from the Adelaide High School Magazine and some additional photographs he had taken at the High School and at Riverton, 1 November 1957.
  • /2 Letter from Trevor Dinning sending the photographs, 2 February 1958.
  • /3-5 Two photographs of South Australia Hotel, Adelaide (and one negative strip), n.d. [1957].
  • /6 Photograph of female tennis players from the Adelaide High School Magazine, n.d.
  • /7 Portrait photograph of Hugh Cairns, n.d.
  • /8-9 Photograph of Lady Jefferson with Mr. Murray, and another of Geoffrey Jefferson, taken in Riverton, Adelaide, 22 October 1957.
  • /10-13 Three photographs of Jefferson with Mr. R. Alvert and one of Lady Jefferson and Mr. W. Symonds taken at Adelaide High School, 21 October 1957.
  • /14-15 Two photographs of unidentified individuals.
  • /16 Group photograph annotated 'Riverton 1948 with his school friends etc.'.
  • /17 Photograph of Royal Adelaide Hospital, n.d. [1957]
  • /18 Details of examination results of boys gaining the Adelaide Hugh Cairns Memorial Prize from 1953 to 1956.
  • /19 Printed report of the committee of the Sir Hugh Cairns Memorial Association, Adelaide.
  • /20 Typescript rules and application form of the University of Adelaide Sir Hugh Cairns Memorial Prize.
  • /21 Offprint obituary titled 'Sir Hugh Cairns' from Adelaide Boys High School Magazine, n.d. [1952].