Series List and Summary Descriptions


Series 1 Personal - Biographical

Autobiographical and biographical material, including PMR's undergraduate and post-graduate degrees, and an oral history interview.

Also includes correspondence, news clippings and memorabilia relating to PMR's family, education and retirement.

Date Range: 1927 - 1993   Quantity: 31.6 cm, 11 items
Provenance: Phyllis Margaret Rountree

 

Series 2 Correspondence

Mostly correspondence, but also includes copies of papers, reports and reprints, and a list of PMR's published papers as at November 1949.

Date Range: 1937 - 1986   Quantity: 6.6 cm, 7 items
Provenance: Phyllis Margaret Rountree

 

Series 3 Subject Files

Notes, tables, graphs, reprints, manuscripts, minutes, reports and correspondence.

Material is organised under subject headings which include: Early data; New Guinea; Methicillin-resistant staphylococi; ANZAAS; International Committee on Nomenclature of Viruses; Bovine phages; Pseudomonas; Vibrio fetus; Pseudomonas Cepacia.

Date Range: 1949 - 1990   Quantity: 30.7 cm, 24 items
Provenance: Phyllis Margaret Rountree

 

Series 4 Notebooks

Includes PMR's laboratory notebooks.

Date Range: 1927 - 1971   Quantity: 27.5 cm, 13 items
Provenance: Phyllis Margaret Rountree

 

Series 5 History of Microbiology in Australia

Correspondence, manuscripts, papers, illustrations, reprints, scrapbooks and photographs relating to PMR's work on the history of Australian microbiology.

Includes general information on the Australian Society for Microbiology, and material on Rodd Island, Adrien Loir, and Jean Danysz.

Date Range: 1966 - 1989   Quantity: 15.5 cm, 10 items
Provenance: Phyllis Margaret Rountree

 

Series 6 Reprints

Contains PMR's reprints, organised chronologically. Also includes a typed and handwritten list of PMR's publications

Date Range: 1930 - 1988   Quantity: 21 cm, 7 items
Provenance: Phyllis Margaret Rountree

 

Series 7 Talks, Lectures and Papers

Contains notes and manuscripts for lectures, papers and book reviews by PMR. Also includes some correspondence and reprints.

Date Range: 1948 - 1991   Quantity: 9.6 cm, 11 items
Provenance: Phyllis Margaret Rountree

 

Series 8 International Subcommittee on the Phage-typing of Staphylococci

Correspondence, minutes, manuscripts and documents relating to PMR's work on the International Subcommittee for Phage-typing of Staphylococci.

Also includes lists of members, proceedings of meetings and test results.

Date Range: 1950 - 1978   Quantity: 16.5 cm, 8 items
Provenance: Phyllis Margaret Rountree

 

Series 9 Photographs

Contains photographs of PMR as a child and an adult, and of meetings of the International Congress of Microbiology. Also includes a group of electron micrographs.

Date Range: 1915 - 1966   Quantity: 2 cm, 3 items
Provenance: Phyllis Margaret Rountree

 


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