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Records of the Society of Women Writers (Australia), 1925-1998, (bulk 1970-1998) [manuscript]
Bib ID 2201755
Format ManuscriptManuscript
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Society of Women Writers (Australia)
 
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Description 1925-1998 
6.44 m. (46 boxes) 
Summary

The collection consists of records accumulated by successive committees between the early 1970s and 1998. It includes documents relating to the formation and constitution of the Society, Executive minutes, reports and correspondence, State branch reports, membership lists, newsletters, manuscripts submitted for Society competitions and workshops, grant submissions, conference papers and legal and financial papers.

Biography/History

The Society of Women Writers (Australia) was founded in Sydney in 1925. During the 1960's and 1970's branches were established in all Australian states. In 2000 the Society dissolved as a federation but its activities continue separately under five state administrations.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : NLA MS 6777.

Additional material received in 2000 (1 carton)

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-247082619

Cited In

Guide to collections of manuscripts relating to Australia ; E762

Index/Finding Aid Note Descriptive list (19 p.) available. 
Subjects Society of Women Writers (Australia) -- Archives.  |  Women authors -- Societies, etc. -- Archives.  |  Women authors, Australian.  |  Poetry -- Competitions -- Australia.
Time Coverage 1925-1998 
Occupation Authors.

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