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Files maintained by Torsh in her capacity as Consultant for the Schools Commission and Executive Officer with the Steering Committee for the enquiry into social change and the education of women.
The papers comprise a sequence of cutting files on the education of women and other women's issues; a numbered sequence of files relating to the enquiry into social change and the education of women containing cuttings, correspondence, interviews, drafts, reports, speeches, minutes, notes, legislation and other papers; and other files on women in film and other topics.
Please refer to the collection's catalogue record for the access conditions (http://nla.gov.au/nla.cat-vn170905).
Copying and publishing of unpublished manuscript material is subject to copyright restrictions.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 Copying of unpublished material for research purposes is permissible 50 years after the death of the creator of the material.
Items from this collection should be cited as '[Title or description of manuscript item], Papers of Daniela Torsh, National Library of Australia, [class number, box number and series and/or file number]'.
The papers were donated to the Library by Ms Torsh in 1987.
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Comprises 1. Cuttings files, 1970-1975, relating to the education of women and other women's issues. 2. Files relating to the Enquiry into social change and the education of women containing cuttings, correspondence, interviews, drafts, reports, speeches, minutes, notes, legislation and other papers, 1974-1975. 3. Other files, 1970-1982, on women and film and other topics. 4. Various journals, reports and publications such as Scarlet woman, Womanspeak, Sydney Women's Liberation newsletter, Women in the ABC: report of Task force on equal opportunity for women, July 1977, Sexism in education, and, the Women and Labor Conference newsletter.
Contained in 8 boxes, 1 carton, 2 fol. boxes.
Cuttings assembled for the enquiry into social change and the education of women from the Sydney Morning Herald, West Australian, Courier Mail, Canberra Times, Financial Review, National Times and other Australian newspapers.
Coded sequence of files relating to the Schools Commission Study Group on of the Committee on Social Change and the Education of Women.
Comprises conference papers, newspaper cuttings, realia, sound tapes, correspondence, journals and newsletters (including Refractory Girl) and documentary treatments amongst other material. Papers deal with the political and social activities and profile of Daniela Torsh.
Contained in 3 boxes, 1 fol. box.
Comprises papers covering a wide range of Torsh's research and career, including PhD research material; notes and articles relating to Hungarian film director Istvan Szabo; correspondence; copies of various published articles and journals, by Torsh and others; research notes for articles;notes and drafts relating to the publication Refractory girl; notes and reports relating to various Australian film organisations and events; ephemeral relating to women's rights.
Contained in 3 boxes.