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Papers of Hazel de Berg, 1960-1967 (bulk circa 1960-1969) [manuscript]
Bib ID 748733
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
De Berg, Hazel, 1913-1984
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1960-1967] 
0.37 m. (3 boxes) 
Summary

Letters to Hazel de Berg, 1960-1967, most of which concern her interviewing of artists, writers, etc.; Address book and lists of appointments for interviews; Literary manuscripts by Rodney A. Milgate: 'Eleven poems', 'Inside Outside or Fifteen Poems etc.'; and by Mary Lisle: 'Memoried Ways', typescript poem (1 p.); 'Out west its worse' feature written and produced for ABC radio by John Thompson. Annotated photocopies (mostly invitations to art exhibitions and catalogues of exhibitions); Includes notes on recordings, interview notes, newspaper cuttings, handwritten indexes to recordings and lists of people interviewed; Correspondents include the National Library of Australia, Daryl Lindsay, Ray Lawler, Patrick White, and Ian Fairweather.

Biography/History

Hazel de Berg was a photographer and radiographer who dedicated her life to recording a unique collection of oral histories of people who have contributed to the culture and wealth of Australia in the 20th Century.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : MS 2249.

Cited In

Guide to collections of manuscripts relating to Australia ; B688.

Subjects De Berg, Hazel, 1913-1984 -- Archives.  |  De Berg, Hazel, 1913-1984 -- Correspondence.  |  Women historians -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Women historians -- Australia -- Correspondence.  |  Historians -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Historians -- Australia -- Correspondence.
Time Coverage 1960-1967 
Occupation Historians.  |  Poets.  |  Dramatists.
Other authors/contributors Milgate, Rodney, 1934-2014  |  Lisle, Mary  |  Thompson, John, 1907-1968  |  Australian Society of Authors

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