Guide to the Papers of Jack Hibbard

MS 6607

National Library of Australia

Collection Summary

Title
Papers of Jack Hibbard
Date Range
1948-2013
Collection Number
MS 6607
Extent
9.6 metres (56 boxes, 2 cartons, 1 folio box)
Language of Materials
English
Repository
National Library of Australia

Introduction

Scope and Contents

The papers include correspondence, drafts of plays and novels, theatre programs, reviews, newspaper cuttings, notebooks and other papers. Correspondents include: J.D. Hainsworth, Graeme Blundell, Laurie Clancy, Helen Garner, Patrick McCaughey, Martin Friedel, John Tittenson.

Conditions Governing Access

Please refer to the collection's catalogue record for the access conditions (http://nla.gov.au/nla.cat-vn391530).

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Copying and publishing of unpublished manuscript material is subject to copyright restrictions.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 Copying of unpublished material for research purposes is permissible 50 years after the death of the creator of the material.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], MS 6607, National Library of Australia, Papers of Jack Hibbard, [class/series/file number]'.

Provenance

These papers have been acquired by the Library, by purchase and through the Taxation Incentives for the Arts Scheme, in the period 1980-95. Further papers were added in 2002, 2003, 2006, 2009 and 2013.

Biographical Note

Playwright, poet and novelist. Born in Warracknabeal, Victoria, Hibberd studied medicine at the University of Melbourne, and practised as a doctor in Melbourne from 1964 until 1973. He was closely associated with the Australian Performing Group until 1976. His plays include A stretch of the imagination (1973) and Dimboola (1974). More recent works include the novels Memoirs of an old bastard (1989), The life of Riley (1991), and Perdita (1992). He has also published translations of poems by Baudelaire, Le vin des amants (1977), and with Garrie Hutchinson, The barrackers' bible: a dictionary of sporting slang (1983).

References: The Oxford Companion to Australian Literature, second edition, p. 367-68; John Hainsworth, ed., Hibberd, 1987; Paul McGillick, Jack Hibberd, 1988.

Item Descriptions

Class MS 6607. Original Consignment Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Diary, 1967. There are a few typescript pages of diary entries for 1967 - Box 1 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. A Wellington boot - This is Hibberd's first attempt at drama. The original manuscript containing both annotations by Hibberd (biro) and criticisms by David Kendall (pencil) is included. Also included is an annotated typescript draft and a manuscript revision of Act 4 - Box 1 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. White with wire wheels- The original title of the first of Hibberd's plays to be performed as the spectacularly successful White with wire wheels was The new girl - Box 1 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

Includes: the original manuscript (according to Hibberd this was written, before revision, in about a fortnight); the first typescript draft with manuscript and typescript revisions; second draft containing manuscript revisions; third draft including revised and additional scene one; folder of press cuttings, reviews, programs, publicity material, contracts, etc.

File 1-5. Five notebooks consisting predominantly of manuscript poems. Some of these contain textual revision. Some of these poems were submitted to and published in Meanjin, Twentieth Century, Quadrant, The Bulletin, Southerly and The Australian. Also included are one or two short stories, some prose, in particular, commentaries on the cinema plus handwritten sections of A Wellington boot - Box 2 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File 1-6. Six folders of typescript drafts of poems. Most are revisions of typescript versions of manuscript poems contained in the notebooks. Some, however, appear only in typescript form. For some poems there are as many as three separate drafts - Box 2 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

Class MS 6607. Consignment received 9 March 1981 Show allonly 1

File i. Production copies of plays:'Brainrot : an evening of pathology and violence and love and friendship'. Annotated, with directions for actors. (Includes 'Jack Juan') - Box 3 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File i. Production copies of plays: White with wire wheels. Annotated, with directions for actors - Box 3 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File i. Notebooks: 'No time like the present'. Unfinished novel, original manuscript 70p., together with a short dramatic sketch 'Foghorns and seagulls' - Box 3 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File ii. Notebooks: Notebook (1967-68) containing sketches, jottings, etc - Box 3 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File iii. Notebooks: Notebook (1968): Below the belt (Melbourne University Review) by Jack Hibberd - Box 3 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File iv. Notebooks: 'Ideas for Jack's new and dirty theatre'. Extracts, sketches, drafts of poems - Box 3 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File v. Notebooks: Notebook of film criticism, short plays, sketches - Box 3 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Correspondence - Correspondents include Graeme Blundell, Laurie Clancy, Peter Carrigan, Kerry Dwyer, Helen Garner, Patrick McCaughey, Geoffrey Milne (RESTRICTED) - Box 3 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

Class MS 6607. Consignment received 7 March 1983 Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. a) Dimboola: Original manuscript of Dimboola, entitled 'The Reception', written in London, 1968, exercise book containing extensive revisions, jottings etc - Box 4 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. b) Dimboola: Exercise book containing revisions for Dimboola; also drafts by Hibberd for some wine reviews - Box 4 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. c) Dimboola: Spring-back folder containing Dimboola typescript (part photocopy) - Box 4 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Death-rattle or the last days of Epic J. Remorse, written in London, 1968-69. Extensive 100 page manuscript with corrections. Also one folder of notes and drafts for 'Freedom and all that', London, 1967-68 - Box 4 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. The Great Dividing Range - manuscript in two exercise books of a play based on Ned Kelly, written in London in 1968; extensive revisions. Also notebook containing drafts for articles, reviews, etc - Box 4 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Baudelaire: Le Vin des Amants. Poems from Baudelaire by Jack Hibberd. Notebook containing articles in draft form and versions of poems by Hibberd, based on Baudelaire for the publication of Gryphon Books, 1977, entitled Le Vin des Amants, a copy of which is also included (the book appeared in an edition of 600 numbered copies signed by both author and artist) - Box 4 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Original synopsis or plan for White with wire wheels and cinema projection slide used to advertise Brain Rot at Union Theatre and Carlton Cinema, 1968: two pieces of ephemera which have a symbolic interest - Box 4 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

Class MS 6607. Consignments received 4 November 1983 and 5 October 1984 Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. A toast to Melba - Includes first and second draft, the final copy and production script and notes - Box 5 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Three popular plays - Includes draft and typescript - Box 5 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. One of nature's gentlemen - Includes typescript - Box 5 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. The overcoat - Includes typescript - Box 5 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. A stretch of the imagination - Includes manuscript and production copy typescript - Box 5 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. The Les Darcy Show - Includes manuscript and typescript - Box 5 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Peggy Sue - Includes first draft manuscript, 1981 revision typescript and 1982 revision typescript - Box 6 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Klag - Includes two manuscripts and a typescript - Box 6 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Captain Midnight V.C. - Includes two manuscripts (original and full revision) and two typescripts - Box 7 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Customs and Excise - Includes manuscript, typescript and a typescript of Proud flesh (a later version of Customs and Excise) - Box 7 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

Class MS 6607. Consignment received 6 February 1987 Show allonly 1

File 1. 'No time like the present' - Box 8 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File 2. Sin - Box 8 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File 3. 'A toast to Melba' - Box 8 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File 4. 'A man of many parts' - Box 8 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File 5. The barracker's bible - book reviews - Box 8 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File 6. The barracker's bible - book reviews, notes, etc - Box 8 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File 7. The barracker's bible - press cuttings, notes, royalty statement, June 1983 - Box 8 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File 8. Photographs - The barracker's bible ; The three sided coin - Box 8 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File 9. Notebook, posters, quotes, etc - Box 9 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File 10. The barracker's bible by Jack Hibberd and Garrie Hutchinson, 1983 - Box 9 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. The Overcoat Sin by Jack Hibberd, 1981 - Box 9 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Photographs - The barracker's bible - Box 9 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Scrapbook, including posters - Box 9 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Scrapbooks - Box 10 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Folio: 'A toast to Melba' Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Folio: The barracker's bible Show allonly 1

Class MS 6607. Consignment received 4 April 1989 Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. 'Memoirs of a Carlton bohemian' - Box 11 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Programme notes, 1967 - Box 11 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Early poems, 1965-67, manuscript and typescript - Box 11 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. The umbilical cord, 1968, manuscript and typescript - Box 11 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Poetry, songs, etc., 1968, including 'Long time no see : a sketch' - Box 11 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Political review, 1972, typescript - Box 11 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Women, 1972, spiral-bound typescript - Box 11 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Peggy Sue, corrected typescript/production copy, 1974 - Box 11 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Poetry manuscripts, 1975 - Box 11 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Baudelaire, manuscript and typescript of poetry and correspondence, 1977 - Box 11 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Theatre poems and songs, 1979, manuscript and typescript drafts - Box 11 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Squirts, drafts, correspondence, notes and clippings, 1981 - Box 11 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Typescript drafts of 'The common touch' - Box 11 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Liquid amber, manuscript and typescript drafts, 1982 - Box 12 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. 'Jack Hibberd: a critical survey', B.A. thesis by David McLean, 1982 - Box 12 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. 'The old school tie', manuscript, 1983 - Box 12 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Squibs, correspondence and promotional material, 1984 - Box 12 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. 'Twenty-one tomorrow' - manuscript and typescript of autobiographical introduction to Paul McGillick's book, 1987 - Box 12 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Notes for talk to Guild Theatre Society, 1981 - Box 12 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Correspondence re performances of Hibberd's plays, 1979-84 - Box 12 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Aspect: art and literature, No. 25, 1982 - Box 12 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Inscribed copies of Hibberd by J.D. Hainsworth (Methuen, 1987) and Jack Hibberd by Paul McGillick (Rodopi, 1988) - Box 12 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

Class MS 6607. Consignment received 31 May 1990 Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Cuttingbook containing film reviews by Jack Hibberd for Farrago, 1967-68 - Box 13 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Typescripts and drafts of Marvellous Melbourne - Box 13 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Copy of Mum '67 - Box 13 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Copy of Aspect: art and literature No. 25, 1982 - Box 13 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts and typescript of 'Odyssey of a prostitute' - Box 13 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Thesis BA (Hons) by C.J. Shine entitled 'Jack Hibberd and non-naturalism in Australian drama: 1967-1977', Canberra, ADFA, 1986 - Box 14 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts of 'Silver threads among the gold' - Box 14 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Final draft of Dimboola - Box 14 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Captain Midnight V.C. - drafts, notes and other material - Box 14 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Typescript of Liquid amber - Box 14 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts of 'Memoirs of a Carlton bohemian' - Box 14 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

Class MS 6607. Consignment received 10 December 1990 Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Correspondence with The Age, 1988 - Box 15 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Correspondence and performing rights re Dimboola, 1975-89 and A strtech of the imagination - Box 15 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Correspondence with Martin Friedel, 1980-86 - Box 15 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Correspondence with John Hainsworth, 1984-88 - Box 15 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Correspondence re Klag, 1970 - Box 15 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Correspondence with John Milson, 1982-83 - Box 15 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Correspondence with Len Radic, 1984 - Box 15 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Correspondence with John Tittenson, 1983-88 - Box 15 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Correspondence with Volk and Welt, 1988-90 - Box 15 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Correspondence re Yarra Bend - Box 15 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Miscellaneous correspondence, 1970-90 - Box 15 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts, typescripts and cuttings of Australian theatre: 'Melbourne - Sydney', 1980 - Box 16 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts, typescripts and cuttings of Australian theatre: 'Lionel's luck' - Box 16 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts, typescripts and cuttings of Australian theatre: Baudelaire's 'Le vindesamants' poems - Box 16 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts, typescripts and cuttings: 'Mississippi Jones' - Box 17 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts, typescripts and cuttings: 'Mother Supremo' - Box 17 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts, typescripts and cuttings: Peggy Sue - Box 17 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts, typescripts and cuttings: A stretch of the imagination - Box 17 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts, typescripts, and cuttings: 'Table talk' - Box 18 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts, typescripts, and cuttings: 'Unbespoke dufflecoat' - Box 18 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts, typescripts, and cuttings: 'The three sisters' - Box 18 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts, typescripts, and cuttings: Poetry - Box 18 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts and cuttings of book reviews: Australian drama 1970-75 by Leslie Rees - Box 19 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts and cuttings of book reviews: Australian national dictionary - Box 19 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts and cuttings of book reviews: Breakfast in hell by Myles Harris - Box 19 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts and cuttings of book reviews: Bertolt Brecht in America, by James K. Lyon - Box 19 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts and cuttings of book reviews: Charivari by Martin Buzacott - Box 19 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts and cuttings of book reviews: Collected poems and prose by Harold Pinter - Box 19 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts and cuttings of book reviews: Death in Brunswick by Boyd Oxlade - Box 19 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts and cuttings of book reviews: The golden age of Australian opera - Box 19 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts and cuttings of book reviews: Liberté, Libertés by John Tittenson - Box 19 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts and cuttings of book reviews: The Macquarie dictionary - Box 19 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts and cuttings of book reviews: Melba: the voice of Australia by Terese Radic - Box 19 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts and cuttings of book reviews: Nightmarkets by Alan Wearne - Box 19 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts and cuttings of book reviews: No laughing matter by Joseph Heller and Speed Vogel - Box 19 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts and cuttings of book reviews: On the nature of things erotic by F. Gonzalez-Crussi - Box 19 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts and cuttings of book reviews: The Oxford book of marriage - Box 19 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts and cuttings of book reviews: The Penguin book Australian Satirical verse - Box 19 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts and cuttings of book reviews: The shooting party by Anton Chekov - Box 19 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts and cuttings of book reviews: VN: the life an art of Vladimir Nabokov by Andrew Field - Box 19 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts and cuttings of book reviews: Miscellaneous reviews - Box 19 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Miscellaneous files, including: Files on Community Theatre - Box 20 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Miscellaneous files, including: Rejection and acceptance slips, 1966-71 - Box 20 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Miscellaneous files, including: Registration of copyright - Box 20 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Miscellaneous files, including: Miscellaneous drafts sent to Hibberd - Box 20 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Miscellaneous files, including: Address book and pocket diaries, 1965 and 1974 - Box 20 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Miscellaneous files, including: Australian Mythologies Conference: Hibberd 1981 - Box 20 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. 1 photo album Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Miscellaneous cuttings and printed material, 1970-84 - Box 21 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

Class MS 6607. Consignment received 21 June 1991 Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Memoirs of an old bastard: Drafts and typescripts - Box 22 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Memoirs of an old bastard: Reviews, 1989-90 - Box 23 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Memoirs of an old bastard: Artworks - Box 23 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Memoirs of an old bastard: Miscellaneous - Box 23 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Memoirs of an old bastard: 10 vols of scrapbooks containing typescripts - Box 23 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Memoirs of an old bastard: Copies of the book - published by McPhee Gribble, 1989 - Box 23 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Memoirs of an old bastard: 'Grapeshots' - Box 23 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Memoirs of an old bastard: Drafts and cuttings for his wine and food article 'Grapeshots' written for the Age, 1986-87 - Box 24 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

Class MS 6607. Consignment received 26 June 1992 Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Published copy, manuscript and typescripts of The life of Riley - Box 25 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. TV sketches - Box 26 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Papers relating to Sin and Smash hit! - Box 26 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

Class MS 6607. Consignment received 28 January 1993 Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts and typescripts of Perdita (1992), a sequel to Memoirs of an old bastard - Box 27 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Copy of bound typescript - Box 27 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Copy of the book - Box 27 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

Class MS 6607. Consignment received 30 April 1993 Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts and typescripts of 'The genius of human imperfection' (not published) - Box 28 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

Class MS 6607. Consignment received 14 May 1993 Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Typescripts and letters (from Martin Flanagan and Chris Wallace-Crabbe, 1992) relating to 'The genius of human imperfection' Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Correspondence, 1992-93. The correspondents are David Williamson and Barry Humphries Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts and typescripts of Ginger: a musical diversion, 1992 Show allonly 1

Class MS 6607. Consignment received 6 June 1994 Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. 'Un effort de l'imagination', translation by Patricia Clancy - Box 29 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Perdita: copy-edited typescript and corrected galleys - Box 29 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Death rattle or the last days of Epic J. Remorse: page proofs, 1990 - Box 29 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. 'Where have all the critics gone?': manuscript reply to Leonard Radic's article 'Where have all the good writers gone?' (Age, 8 Oct 1988) - Box 29 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. 'Malarky barks' (male sonata for 'Musical Parts'): manuscript, 1980-83 - Box 30 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. 'The genius of human imperfection': two spiral-bound typescripts, 1993, 1994; one loose-leaf typescript - Box 30 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. The illustrated history of medicine: review, 1994 - Box 31 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Accidental death of an anarchist: review, 1994 - Box 31 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Poems, 1993-94 - Box 31 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Australian Football League Grand Final 1993: article - Box 31 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Melba column, The Australian: article, 1993 - Box 31 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Newspaper cuttings, 1970-73, 1986-87, 1994 - Box 31 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

Class MS 6607. Consignment received 8 May 1995 Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Mona, Gertrude and Mary Lou: manuscript, 1993; typescript, 1994; spiral-bound typescript, 1994 - Box 31 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Peggy Sue: typescript, 1981 - Box 31 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. A man of many parts: manuscript and typescripts, 1977-79 - Box 32 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Mothballs: manuscripts and typescripts, 1980-81 - Box 32 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Glycerine tears: manuscripts and typescripts, 1981-82 - Box 32 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Lavender bags: manuscript and typescript, 1981 - Box 32 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Smash hit: manuscripts and typescript, 1979-80 (two folders) - Box 32 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. 'Australian dictionary of Australians': selected quotations, 1983 - Box 32 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. New poems, 1993 - Box 33 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. William Trevor, The news from Ireland: review, ca. 1986 - Box 33 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Diana Crumpler, Chemical crisis : one woman's story, humanity's future?: review, ca. 1994 - Box 33 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. 'Das Hochzeits-Essen' (Dimboola), trans. Walter Brandin: typescript - Box 33 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. 'Uno sforzo d'immaginazione', trans. Adriana Donizetti: typescript, 1977 - Box 33 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. 'P E R I P A T O S T H S F A N T A S I A S ' (A stretch of the imagination), trans. George Theodoridis: typescript - Box 33 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. A stretch of the imagination on television: newspaper cuttings, 1991 - Box 33 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Interview with Lyn Hard, Australian Defence Force Academy, 1992: video and photographs - Box 33 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

Class MS 6607. Consignment received 27 March 1996 Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Correspondence, 1977-95. Correspondents include Len Radic, Carillo Gantner, John Willett and Jean-Paul Delamotte. Copies of some of Hibberd's own letters are included (RESTRICTED) - Box 34 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Applications for performing rights, royalty fees, 1977-80 - Box 34 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

Class MS 6607. Consignment received 6 December 1996 Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Manuscripts of 'Odyssey of a prostitute' (incomplete play, 1975), typescript of 'Baudelaire poems' (nd), manuscript and typescript of Slam dunk (1994) - Box 35 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Correspondence, programs, cuttings, flyers, and synopses relating to Hibberd's plays, Liquid amber (1983), A stretch of the imagination, German translation (1988), The old school tie and Glycerine tears (1989) - Box 35 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Manuscript, typescript and cutting of reviews by Hibberd of plays and books, 1995 - Box 35 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Decadence - Box 35 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Good works - Box 35 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. The Granta book of the family - Box 35 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. The Passion...and its deep connection with Lemon Delicious Pudding - Box 35 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Summer of the seventeenth doll - Box 35 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Rethinking life and death - Box 35 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. The information - Box 35 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Arcadia - Box 35 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Program notes for Romeo and Juliet in the Botanical Gardens (1994) (not sighted 2010) - Box 35 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Report on the manuscript book on multiple chemical sensitivity (not sighted 2010) - Box 35 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Programs, flyers, cuttings and a newsletter for the 21st anniversary of La Mama, 1988 - Box 35 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

Class MS 6607. Consignment received 10 March 1997 Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. The great allergy detective book: Manuscript, Jan-April 1995 - Box 36-37 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. The great allergy detective book: Typescript, April-Sept 1995 - Box 36-37 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. The great allergy detective book: Research material and notes - Box 36-37 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. The great allergy detective book: Copy of publication - Box 36-37 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Plays by Hibberd: Captain Midnight. Two typed drafts and published play by Yackandandah Playscripts - Box 38 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Plays by Hibberd: A man of many parts. Manuscript and typed drafts - Box 38 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Plays by Hibberd: A stretch of the imagination. Cuttings, letters and scripts, 1973- - Box 38 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Plays by Hibberd: Hotel Paradiso, 1956. Manuscript draft and production script - Box 39 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Plays by Hibberd: Medical follies: a comic treatment. Manuscript and typed drafts - Box 39 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Plays by Hibberd: 'No time like the present', 'This great gap of time', 'Three old friends', 'O', 'Just before the honeymoon', 'See you tomorrow at Maxims', 'The common touch', and 'Breakfast at the Windsor' - Box 39 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Plays by Hibberd: Newspaper cuttings on Louis Nowra, 1980-85 - Box 39 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Plays by Hibberd: Letter to Age re Literature Board, 1993 - Box 39 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Plays by Hibberd: Score for Sin (folio item) - Box 39 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews by Hibberd: Honour by Joanna Murray-Smith and Scenes from a separation by Andrew Bovell and Hannie Rayson (November 1995). Included are the published plays and a response from Rayson - Box 40 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews by Hibberd: Pacific Union by Alex Buzo (September 1995). Includes a letter from Buzo and the published play - Box 40 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews by Hibberd: Dead white males by David Williamson (August 1995) - Box 40 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews by Hibberd: Bad boy bubby. Review of screenplay for the film - Box 40 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews by Hibberd: The incorruptible by Louis Nowra - Box 40 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews by Hibberd: Companion to theatre in Australia by Currency Press (books and book reviews) - Box 40 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews by Hibberd: The woman who walked into doors by Roddy Doyle - Box 40 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews by Hibberd: Cosi by Louis Nowra - Box 40 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews by Hibberd: Romance of the Sydney stage by Humphrey Hall and Alfred Cripps - Box 40 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews by Hibberd: Australian Drama Studies Vol 1. (publications) - Box 40 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

Class MS 6607. Consignment received 24 June 1999 Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews and articles by Hibberd: Free association: an autobiography by Stephen Berkoff - Box 41 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews and articles by Hibberd: The story of the night by Colm Toibin - Box 4 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews and articles by Hibberd: Down by the river by Edna O'Brien - Box 41 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews and articles by Hibberd: Reading in the dark by Seamus Deane - Box 41 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews and articles by Hibberd: The heretic by David Williamson - Box 41 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews and articles by Hibberd: Come to dazzle by Corille Fraser - Box 41 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews and articles by Hibberd: The bend for home by Dermot Healy - Box 41 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews and articles by Hibberd: The La Mama collection edited by Liz Jones - Box 41 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews and articles by Hibberd: Oxford companion to Irish history edited by S.J. Connolly - Box 41 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews and articles by Hibberd: The call by Martin Flanagan - Box 41 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews and articles by Hibberd: Ulysses by Denis Rose - Box 41 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews and articles by Hibberd: This side of brightness by Colum McCann - Box 41 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews and articles by Hibberd: The star factory by Ciaran Carson - Box 41 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews and articles by Hibberd: Greatest benefit to mankind - Box 41 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews and articles by Hibberd: Anna Bishop by Richard Davis - Box 41 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews and articles by Hibberd: Anton Chekov by Donald Mayfield - Box 41 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews and articles by Hibberd: Mr Darwin's shooter by Roger McDonald - Box 41 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews and articles by Hibberd: Melville's at the Continental: a restaurant review - Box 41 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews and articles by Hibberd: Hibberd's reaction to reviews of the film The sound of one hand clapping - Box 41 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews and articles by Hibberd: Printed material - Box 41 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews and articles by Hibberd: Alienation in literature: A. Samuel Beckett, B. Jack Hibberd - Box 41 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews and articles by Hibberd: The theatre of Louis Nowra by Veronica Kelly, with drafts of review by Hibberd - Box 41 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews and articles by Hibberd: Issue of Eureka Street May 1999, with page of poems by Hibberd - Box 41 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Reviews and articles by Hibberd: Jay-walking Blues poems by Kevin Murray, includes note from author - Box 41 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts of works by Hibberd: 'A history of the western world in ninety minutes - A Man of Many Parts' spiral bound, 1998 - Box 42 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts of works by Hibberd: 'A history of the western world in ninety minutes - A Man of Many Parts' Proof read by David Kendall, Nov 1998 - Box 42 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts of works by Hibberd: 'A man of many parts - A history of the western world in ninety minutes' 1998 early drafts - Box 42 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts of works by Hibberd: 'Dimboola the Musical!' spiral bound, proof read by David Kendall, 1999 - Box 42 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts of works by Hibberd: 'Dimboola the Musical!' drafts, July-September 1998 - Box 42 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts of works by Hibberd: 'Captain Midnight: a screenplay', corrected by David Kendall January, 1999 - Box 42 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts of works by Hibberd: 'Captain Midnight: a screenplay', drafts, September 1998 - Box 42 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts of works by Hibberd: 'Following Rilke: poems' - Box 42 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts of works by Hibberd: 'The genius of human imperfection' - Box 42 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Drafts of works by Hibberd: Four poems and a blurb for the launch of 'The genius of human imperfection' - Box 42 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Photographs of Hibberd and family: Miscellaneous cuttings, letters, cards and poetry by Hibberd, 1996-99. Correspondents include Kevin Murray, John Clark and family members, incudes copies of Hibberd's letters - Box 43 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Photographs of Hibberd and family: Letters, cuttings and blurbs, 1993-98, concerning The genius of human imperfection - Box 43 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Photographs of Hibberd and family: Notes, clippings and letters concerning the production of A stretch of the imagination, March 1997 - Box 43 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Photographs of Hibberd and family: Miscellaneous letters, postcards, souvenirs and facsimiles, 1974-May 1999. Correspondents include family members, Kevin Murray and Les Murray and includes copies of Hibberd's letters - Box 43 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

Class MS 6607. Various consignments Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Correspondence and cuttings relating to the 'Performing arts in Australia' which was published in Meanjin 1/84 (letters RESTRICTED) - Box 44 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Correspondence 1980-89 (letters RESTRICTED) - Box 44 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Typescript of Smash hit and a letter from Dennis Olsen (1980) (letters RESTRICTED) - Box 44 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Correspondence 1988-91 (letters RESTRICTED) - Box 44 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Correspondence, 1990 re The life of Riley (letters RESTRICTED) - Box 44 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Folder marked 'miscellaneous papers and theatre correspondence' including reviews of The life of Riley, 1991, correspondence 1972-92, clippings, notes and an article 'Jack Hibberd's anti-naturalism' by Paul McGillick, 1978 (letters RESTRICTED) - Box 45 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Clippings, manuscript music, correspondence, programs and photographs relating to The overcoat, 1978-82 (letters RESTRICTED) - Box 45 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Papers relating to Odyssey of a prostitute, 1984-87 (letters RESTRICTED) - Box 45 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Correspondence relating to the 1981 publication of The overcoat and Sin by Currency Press (letters RESTRICTED) - Box 45 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Papers relating to Man of many parts, 1980-84 (letters RESTRICTED) - Box 45 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Papers relating to Hibberd's tour of New Zealand with the Australian Performing Group, 1975 (letters RESTRICTED) - Box 45 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Papers relating to Mothballs, 1981-82 (letters RESTRICTED) - Box 45 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Correspondence with Nimrod Theatre, 1981-84 (letters RESTRICTED) - Box 45 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Liquid amber, revision for A country quinella: typescript and letters, 1993-94 (letters RESTRICTED) - Box 46 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. 'I.M. Australia': manuscript, typescript and letters, 1990 (letters RESTRICTED) - Box 46 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. 'The prodigal son' and 'The dutiful daughter' ('Trios' for 'Musical parts'): manuscript, typescript and letters, spiral-bound typescript, 1993-94 (letters RESTRICTED) - Box 46 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. General correspondence, 1993-94 (letters RESTRICTED) - Box 46 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Squibs: typescript and letters, 1983-84 (letters RESTRICTED) - Box 46 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Memoirs of an old bastard and Perdita: correspondence, 1988-91 (letters RESTRICTED) - Box 46 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Correspondence, newspaper cuttings, 1982-83 (letters RESTRICTED) - Box 46 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Litigation correspondence, 1995-Oct 1996 (letters RESTRICTED) - Box 46 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1

File [unnumbered]. Miscellaneous correspondence on medical and literary issues, 1995-96 (letters RESTRICTED) - Box 46 (MS 6607) Show allonly 1