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Papers of Margaret Clarke, 1937-1996 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2154730
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Clarke, Margaret (Marian Margaret), 1911-1998
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1937-1996] 
0.45 m. (3 boxes) 
Summary

MS 9491 comprises diaries; manuscript drafts of novels, "The pursuit of happiness", "She came unarmed" and "Fifth century Athens viewed from her dramas" and short stories, "Tadpoles and veuve clicquot" and "All because of a missed connection"; cuttings of Margaret Clarke's articles in newspapers and newspaper clippings and correspondence on Marcus Clarke; letters and photographs; Clarke's will; listing of ABC musical performances and four books each sent by its author to Clarke with either an enclosed letter or signed. The books are: The orange tree and other stories / Helen Shaw, The hill of content / A.H. Spencer, Suspicion / E.J. Landon, and Men of Dunwich / Rowland Parker (3 boxes).

Biography/History

Marian Margaret Clarke was a journalist and "ABC weekly" staff writer. She was the granddaughter of journalist and novelist Marcus Clarke.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS 9491.

Subjects Clarke, Margaret - (Marian Margaret), - 1911-1998 - Archives.  |  Clarke, Marcus, - 1846-1881.  |  Journalists - Australia - Archives.  |  Women journalists - Australia - Archives.
Time Coverage 1937-1996 
Occupation Journalists.

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