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Papers of Sydney Powell, [circa 1920-1940] [manuscript]
Bib ID 3646265
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Powell, Sydney Walter
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [ca. 1920-1940] 
0.3 m. (2 boxes) 
Summary

Unpublished annotated typescripts by Sydney Powell. Titles include: Each to his taste; Observations; Brought forward; Off the bus route; Poems and verse. Also included in the collection is a photograph of Sydney Powell and some correspondence.

Biography/History

Writer, poet and traveller. Sydney Walter Powell, born 1878, London, England. He served with the 4th Battalion of the 1st Australian Division at Gallipoli, where he was badly wounded. He later turned to writing for a living, first in South Africa, and later in England. His publications include Adventures of a wanderer, Ancestors and a volume of verse One way street. Included in the latter is his poem Gallipoli, winner of the Poetry Society prize.

Notes

Manuscripts reference no.: MS 10012.

Subjects Powell, Sydney Walter -- Archives.  |  Authors -- Archives.
Time Coverage 1920-1940 
Occupation Authors.

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