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Papers of Charlotte Barnard, 1985-1989 [manuscript]
Bib ID 316475
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Barnard, Charlotte, -2006
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1985-1989] 
0.03 m. (1 folder) 
Summary

MS 8414 comprises correspondence, 1987-1989, relating to the naming of geographic features after Michael Terry and the depiction of Terry on the $10 commemorative note; typescript notes on an interview about Ben Nicker, an Aborigine who accompanied Terry on expeditions through Western Australia in 1931-1932; and, the article "When the sun was young" by Lennard Bickel, referring to Michael Terry, that appeared in Qantas airways inflight magazine (Jan.-Feb. 1982) (1 folder).

Biography/History

Edith Charlotte Barnard was the sister of British-born explorer Michael Terry (1899-1981). She compiled The last explorer: the autobiography of Michael Terry, FRGS, FRGSA (1987), and was the author of an historical novel, The prince's men: a story of the Jacobite rising of 1715 (1992). Barnard died in Sydney in 2006, aged 97 years.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS 8414.

Some photocopies.

Associated materials: Papers of Michael Terry, 1884-1997 MS 611.

Subjects Barnard, Charlotte, -2006 -- Archives.  |  Terry, Michael, 1899-1981.  |  Nicker, Ben, 1908-1941.  |  Authors, Australian -- 20th century -- Archives.  |  Women authors, Australian -- 20th century -- Archives.  |  Explorers -- Australia.  |  Cameleers -- Australia.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Interviews.  |  Names, Geographical -- Western Australia.  |  Portraits on bank notes.  |  Australia -- Discovery and exploration.
Time Coverage 1985-1989 
Occupation Biographers.  |  Novelists.
Other authors/contributors Bickel, Lennard, 1913-2002  |  Reserve Bank of Australia

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    Members of Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and Maori communities are advised that this catalogue contains names and images of deceased people. All users of the catalogue should also be aware that certain words, terms or descriptions may be culturally sensitive and may be considered inappropriate today, but may have reflected the author's/creator's attitude or that of the period in which they were written.