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Papers of G.C. Bleeck, 1925-1971 (bulk 1949-1971) [manuscript]
Bib ID 618223
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Bleeck, G. C. (Gordon Clive), 1907-1971
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description 1925-1971 
42 cm (3 boxes) 
Summary

Correspondence, diaries, (1949-1964, 1966-1971), travel diaries, (1958, 1966, 1969-1970), photograph album, (1925-1942), 2 books of newspaper clippings, one of which is indexed, including cartoons and articles, 2 ledgers recording stories written and income received, typescripts for two stories, "Sneak-gun thriller" by Brad Cordell and "Columbus and us" by G. C. Bleeck, textbooks, Free-lance and specialty journalism (2 vols.) and Short-story writing, 2 Masonic Lodge publications , 2 certificates, and print and newspaper clipping of St Peter's Church, Cook's River, N.S.W. where Clive and Marjorie Bleeck were married in 1933.

Biography/History

Short story writer and pulp fiction author. His short stories appeared in popular magazines and newspapers including the Bulletin, New Idea and Woman's Mirror. After 1949, he concentrated on writing novelettes in various genres such as crime thrillers, romances, sports stories, science fiction and westerns. He also wrote under his own name and 22 pseudonyms.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : MS 9149.

Subjects Bleeck, G. C. (Gordon Clive), 1907-1971 -- Archives.  |  Authors -- Australia -- Archives.
Time Coverage 1925, 1971 
Occupation Authors.

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