Guide to the Records of the Children's National Theatre


MS 8418

National Library of Australia View Catalogue Record

Collection Summary

Children's National Theatre
Records of the Children's National Theatre
Date Range
Collection Number
MS 8418
0.42 metres (3 boxes, folio item)
Language of Materials
National Library of Australia


Conditions Governing Access

Please refer to the collection's catalogue record 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Copying and publishing of unpublished manuscript material is subject to copyright restrictions.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 Copying of unpublished material for research purposes is permissible 50 years after the death of the creator of the material.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], Records of the Children's National Theatre, National Library of Australia, MS 8418, [box number and series and/or file number]'.

Item Descriptions

Scrapbooks, 1938 - 60 (File) - Box 1

Typescripts of 'Smugglers beware', 'Pirates at the barn!' and 'Bushranger' by Eleanor Whitcome (File) - Box 2

Tickets, leaflets and programs, 1941-53 (File) - Box 2

Cuttings and correspondence, 1950-66 (File) - Box 2

List of scenery, properties and costumes, 1950 (File) - Box 2

List of membership, attendance records and cash accounts, 1948 and 1950 (File) - Box 3

List of halls and theatres (File) - Box 3

Secretary's report of Annual General Meeting, 1947 (File) - Box 3

Miscellaneous publications (File) - Box 3

One scrapbook, 1957 (Item)