Weekly Meeting – Eleanor Robin on Captain Charles Swanston

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 15/11/2018
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Location
Narooma Golf Club

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‘Captain Charles Swanston Writ Large: revelations from a nineteenth century bank archive’

After a lengthy career as journalist and writer, in retirement Eleanor Robin resumed her study of Australian history.  She was awarded a doctorate from the University of Tasmania in 2017.  Based on her thesis, the biography SWANSTON Merchant Statesman was launched by Professor Henry Reynolds in Hobart in August 2018.