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Literary papers 1969-1981 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2910783
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Aboriginal Treaty Committee (Australia)
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1969-1981 
56 cm. fol. 
Summary

Compilation of literary works brought together by the Aboriginal Treaty Committee for the purpose of fund-raising. These works include the following: Murray Bail's original draft, typed with holograph corrections of "The drover's wife"; Nancy Cato's typed draft with corrections of the poem "Travel". Alan Marshall's complete set of drafts with corrections and additions of "Hallucination at departure"; Ivan Southall's manuscripts of the book "The golden goose"; Kylie Tennant's playscript "Here of nowhere" and Patrick White's work on a projected opera based on "A fringe of leaves". Other literary figures represented are: Patsy Adam-Smith, Dorothy Auchterlone, (Dorothy Green), John Blight, R. F. Brissenden, Manning Clark, H. C. Coombs, Bruce Dawe, Margaret Diesendorf, Rosemary Dobson, Geoffrey Dutton, Ray Ericksen, Sylvana Gardner, Stewart Harris, Gwen Harwood, Roger McDonald, Donald Horne, Mark O'Connor; R. A. Simpson, Geoffrey Page, Judith Rodriguez, Dal Stivens, Judah Waten, Judith Wright and Nancy Keesing.

Notes

Manuscript reference: NLA MS 6856.

Subjects Australian literature -- 20th century -- Collections.
Other authors/contributors White, Patrick, 1912-1990. Fringe of leaves  |  Bail, Murray, 1941- Drover's wife  |  Marshall, Alan, 1902-1984. Hallucination at departure  |  Southall, Ivan, 1921-2008. Golden goose  |  Tennant, Kylie, 1912-1988. Here or nowhere  |  Cato, Nancy, 1917-2000. Travel

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