De Beer, Gavin, Sir
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James Decker Mack and the Writing of Matthew Flinders, 1774-1814
Identifier: SC MS 0048
The material includes correspondence re the development and publication of Mack's book Matthew Flinders, 1774-1814. Melbourne: Nelson (Australia), 1966. It includes files on the publisher, Thomas Nelson & Sons, Ltd.; the American Philosophical Society, who gave Mack a grant to do research; & Sir Gavin de Beer-who arranged the grant. Also included are Mack's note cards for the book, arranged by date (1801-1814).
Dates: 1961 to 1983