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Florence James - papers, 1890-1993

Collection Title
Florence James - papers, 1890-1993
Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales
MLMSS 5877
Date Range
1890 - 1993
James, Florence (1902 - 1993)

The collection comprises 20 manuscript record series. You may navigate to a more detailed description of each series from this collection record.
Diaries, 1931-1993
Correspondence with her family, 1916-1992
Correspondence with personal and literary friends, 1928-1992
Publishing correspondence and related material, 1951-1993
Papers concerning the novel 'Four winds and a family', 1946-1953, 1963-1974
Papers concerning the novel 'Jungfrau' by Dymphna Cusack, 1989
Papers concerning the novel 'Come in spinner', 1947-1992
Papers concerning the television mini-series 'Come in spinner', 1980-1993
Papers concerning books about Australia and New Zealand which Florence James was commissioned to write (not published), 1963-1992
Papers concerning her work as an editor and journalist, 1940-1991, nd
Papers concerning literature, writing method and talks about literature, 1947-1992
Papers concerning International PEN and Australian Society of Authors, 1955-1981
Travel diaries and related papers, 1934-1987
Papers concerning Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), ca.1960-1991
Legal and financial records, 1934-1992
Miscellaneous papers, 1951, 1972-1990
Personal documents and papers concerning family history, 1890-1993
Photographs, 1929-1991
Printed material, 1921-1990
Oral history tapes, 1991

Textual records, clippings, photographs and sound recordings
51 boxes (6.63 m)
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