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Papers of Albie Thoms, approximately 1960-2013
Bib ID 6445990
Format ManuscriptManuscript [text, volume]
Author
Thoms, Albie, 1941-2012
 
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Access Conditions Not available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [between approximately 1960 and 2013] 
10.95 m (30 boxes) + 9 cartons + 4 large folio boxes. 
Summary

MS Acc13.098 comprises correspondence, appointment diaries, a journal kept in Paris in 1976, photographs, audio visual materials, company records relating to Thoms’ production company, papers relating to Martin Sharp, and news cuttings. A large component of the archive comprises research materials for Thoms’ book, My generation, which was published in 2012. Included are articles, essays, interviews, photographs, copies of newspapers and magazines, and some biographical material about Thoms. There is also research materials for a book Thoms wrote on his family history. Correspondence is from friends and colleagues across several genres including film making, journalism, art, and poetry. Correspondents include Aggie Read, Martin Sharp, Jim Anderson, David Elfick, Richard Neville, Bruce Beresford, Christine Hill, John Hoddinott, Adrian Rawlins, Vincent Buckley, Don Maynard, Andrew Pike, Arthur and Corinne Cantrill, and Phillip Noyce (30 boxes, 9 cartons, 4 folio boxes).

Biography/History

Film director, writer and producer. Further biographical information available online at: http://nla.gov.au/nla.party-585779

Notes

Manuscript reference number: MS Acc13.098.

Subjects Thoms, Albie, 1941-2012 -- Archives.  |  Motion picture producers and directors -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Authors, Australian -- 20th century -- Archives.
Time Coverage 1960-2013 
Occupation Film producers and directors.  |  Authors.

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