Guide to the Papers of Owen Webster

MS 4805

National Library of Australia

Collection Summary

Title
Papers of Owen Webster
Date Range
1939-1975
Collection Number
MS 4805
Extent
6.99 metres (8 ms boxes + 28 archive boxes + 1 small folio box + 1 medium folio box)
Language of Materials
English
Repository
National Library of Australia

Introduction

Conditions Governing Access

Please refer to the collection's catalogue record (http://nla.gov.au/nla.cat-vn1128468) for the access conditions.

Conditions Governing Use

Copying and publishing of unpublished manuscript material is subject to copyright restrictions. For such material, written permission to publish must be obtained from the copyright holder(s). Copying of unpublished material for research purposes is permissible 50 years after the death of the creator of the material.

Preferred Citation

Items from this collection should be cited as '[Title or description of manuscript item], Papers of Owen Webster, National Library of Australia, MS 4805, [box number and series and/or folder number]'.

Item Descriptions

Series 1. Papers on Davison Show allonly 1

File. Handwritten drafts and typescript copies of The life and times of Frank Dalby Davison - Box 1 Show allonly 1

File. Photocopies of Davison letters from the Mitchell Library, and Angus Robertson: AR/1-997 - Box 2 Show allonly 1

File. Photocopies of Davison letters : Mother, 764/1-710, and Bob Cugley, RC/1-216 - Box 3 Show allonly 1

File. Photocopies of Davison letters: Palmers, P/1-242 - Box 4 Show allonly 1

File. General copies and notes of Davison letters: Anne Brown, Robert Clark, Roger V. Carr, Dymphna Cusack, father, re Dusty, re contracts, Dolia Ribush, A.A. Phillips, Owen Webster - Box 4 Show allonly 1

File. Copies of other Davison papers - Box 4 Show allonly 1

File. Davison's autobiographical material, early writings (notes, copies)- The Folding Hills, Forever morning. Stories from magazines, Webster's correspondence relating to F.D.D - Box 5 Show allonly 1

File. Notes on Davison - Box 5 Show allonly 1

File. Notes, etc. on Davison, copies of Davison family, photographs, descriptions of Davison letters - Box 6 Show allonly 1

File. Printed copies of Davison's works - Box 6 Show allonly 1

Series 2. Other papers Show allonly 1

File. Correspondence - Box 7-12 Show allonly 1

File. Manuscripts: drama A handful of clay - Box 13 Show allonly 1

File. Manuscripts: drama A handful of clay (correspondence relating to it), Men in love, Job. Four on hand - Box 14 Show allonly 1

File. Manuscripts: novels. Adam Pilgrim: So - Box 15 Show allonly 1

File. Manuscripts and proofs Adam Pilgrim: So - Box 16 Show allonly 1

File. Correspondence, press cuttings, promotion, etc., on So - Box 17 Show allonly 1

File. Manuscripts, notes Adam Pilgrim: Be - Box 17 Show allonly 1

File. Manuscripts: novels Date with a witch, Weave a circle round him - Box 17 Show allonly 1

File. Manuscripts: novels Pilgrimage to exile - Box 18 Show allonly 1

File. Manuscripts: The stream of life, Now we are young, The celebration, The marriage and miscellaneous mss - Box 19 Show allonly 1

File. Manuscripts: non-fiction. What we all wear (Plus notes and proofs) - Box 20 Show allonly 1

File. Manuscripts and proofs Read well and remember - Box 20 Show allonly 1

File. Notes and correspondence on Read well and remember - Box 21 Show allonly 1

File. Manuscripts and notes, Learn to learn - Box 21 Show allonly 1

File. Manuscripts, notes, Learn to learn - Box 22 Show allonly 1

File. Manuscripts, notes Disenchantment. Various non-fiction mss - Box 22 Show allonly 1

File. Nation review and Sunday review articles. Various articles - Box 23 Show allonly 1

File. Various articles, including "Radio talks" - Box 24 Show allonly 1

File. Various articles - Box 25 Show allonly 1

File. Notebooks - Box 26 Show allonly 1

File. Diaries - Box 27-28 Show allonly 1

File. Miscellaneous: Theatre programs, books on CAE courses - Box 29 Show allonly 1

File. Miscellaneous subject files: The Progressive League, course notes, lecture notes, early schoolbooks, personal papers (school reports, passport, birth certificate, etc.) - Box 30 Show allonly 1

File. Press cuttings book, photographs of Websters, scientific research on transcendental meditation, psychoanalysis notes, A.J.A. circulars - Box 31 Show allonly 1

File. Press cuttings, magazines, material on Water Research Foundation, water supply, drought, etc. Other miscellaneous files - Box 32 Show allonly 1

File. Bound typescript copy of biography of Davison - Box 32 Show allonly 1

File. Index on Davison - folio 1 Show allonly 1

File. Press cuttings book - folio 2 Show allonly 1

File. Rolled photocopies of Davison material - folio 3 Show allonly 1