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Papers of Mary Gilmore, 1865-1962 [manuscript]
Bib ID 1730601
Format ManuscriptManuscript
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Gilmore, Mary, Dame, 1865-1962
 
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Description [1865-1962] 
0.03 m. (5 folders) 
Summary

The collection comprises: drafts of poetry; letters to W.A. Woods, Mrs Gollan Lewis, Mrs W.A. Woods; correspondence received by W.A. Woods from A.G. Stephens and Rose Webster concerning Mary Gilmore; press cuttings concerning Mary Gilmore.

Biography/History

Poet, prose writer and journalist. Born in 1865 at Mary Vale, Woodhouselee, near Goulburn, eldest child of Donald Cameron, a farmer, and Mary Ann, nee Beattie. See also "Australian Dictionary of Biography".

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS 1662.

Related Material Associated materials: The major part of Dame Mary Gilmore's personal papers are held in the Mitchell Library.  Associated material: Other Gilmore papers are held in National Library of Australia Manuscript Section. 
Index/Finding Aid Note Finding aid (3 p.) available in the Special Collections Reading Room and on the Internet at: http://www.nla.gov.au/ms/findaids/1662.html 
Subjects Gilmore, Mary, Dame, 1865-1962 -- Archives.  |  Women poets, Australian -- Archives.  |  Poets, Australian -- Archives.
Time Coverage 1865-1962 
Occupation Poets.

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