Guide to the Papers of Bill Scott

MS 9664 and MS Acc11.067

National Library of Australia

Collection Summary

Title
Papers of Bill Scott
Date Range
1947-2002
Collection Number
MS 9664 and MS Acc11.067
Extent
1.65 metres (11 boxes)
Language of Materials
English
Repository
National Library of Australia

Introduction

Conditions Governing Access

Please refer to the collection's catalogue record for the access conditions (http://nla.gov.au/nla.cat-vn2064455).

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Copying and publishing of unpublished manuscript material is subject to copyright restrictions.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 Copying of unpublished material for research purposes is permissible 50 years after the death of the creator of the material.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 Bill Scott, National Library of Australia, [class number, box number and series and/or file number]'.

Finding Aid Source(s)

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Collection Retrieval Advice

Please note: each consignment in this collection has a separate box number sequence (i.e. there are multiple Box 1's). Please cite the relevant Class number as well as the Box number when requesting retrieval of material from the collection.

Item Descriptions

Class MS 9664. Original Consignment Show allonly 1

Consists mainly of correspondence, with sketches, drawings, poems, songs, edited text, editors' suggestions, newspaper articles, invitations, notices of writers' gatherings, cards, and invitations to speak at functions interspersed throughout the papers.

Comprises 6 boxes.

Class MS Acc11.067. Consignment Added 2011 Show allonly 1

File. BMC Festival - Folklaw conference (KURING - GAI), 1986 - Box 1 Show allonly 1

File. Four Radio Features broadcast ABC - Box 1 Show allonly 1

File. Dogs - Box 1 Show allonly 1

File. TELSTRA - Box 1 Show allonly 1

File. Bank + Pension - Box 1 Show allonly 1

File. Palmer River research relevant to script "The Explorer Safari" - Box 1 Show allonly 1

File. Manuscript - 'My Uncle Arch' stories - "My Uncle Arch Other People" - Box 1 Show allonly 1

File. Folder of 'My Uncle Arch' stories - Box 1 Show allonly 1

File. UQP - "The Banshee and the Bullocky" and "Pelicans and Chihuahaus" correspondence - Box 1 Show allonly 1

File. Manuscript for part of "Many Kinds of Magic" - Box 1 Show allonly 1

File. Manuscript for "Complete book of Australian Folklaw" - Box 2 Show allonly 1

File. Manuscript, Illustrations and Correspondence for "Flies, Lies Strange Big Fish" Allen and Unwin - Box 2 Show allonly 1

File. "Group Flashing" - early unpublished novel (bound) - Box 2 Show allonly 1

File. "Nothing Quite So Pleasant" - early novel, unpublished (bound) - Box 2 Show allonly 1

File. Manuscript, various articles, talks, stories for "Many Kinds of Magic" - Box 3 Show allonly 1

File. The Writers Train 1992 we kept the schedule exactly! - Box 3 Show allonly 1

File. Correspondence RE Folklaw Dictionary - University of Western Australia - Box 3 Show allonly 1

File. Planning of Folklaw Institute, Correspondence with Bill Hauritz, director of Maleny and Woodford Folk Festivals, Member of QLD Folklaw Federation - Box 3 Show allonly 1

File. Magpie Seminar - 1990 - Box 3 Show allonly 1

File. Manuscript for Penguin Songbook. Original first draft of part 'Tough' - Box 3 Show allonly 1

File. University of New England - writing for Young Australians (letters and notes) - Box 3 Show allonly 1

File. Correspondence and Manuscript "Second Penguin book of humerous verse" - Box 3 Show allonly 1

File. Folklaw - Complete manuscript - Box 4 Show allonly 1

File. Correspondence with Prof. Jan Van Brunwand Utah RE Folklaw - Box 4 Show allonly 1

File. "The Brave Companions" - Early unpublished novel for children - Box 4 Show allonly 1

File. Manuscript for "Many kinds of magic" - Box 5 Show allonly 1

File. Manuscript for "Brother and Brother" - poetry, published by Jacaranda Press, Brisbane (bound) - Box 5 Show allonly 1