Guide to the Papers of David Martin


MS 6885

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Class MS 6885. Original consignment

The bulk of the collection details Martin's tremendous literary output during the course of his career. There are papers relating to all of Martin's published works. These include notes, synopses, research material, edited drafts and reviews. There is a large collection of personal and business correspondence. Included is correspondence with family, editors, publishers and literary agents. Martin also corresponded with many well known Australian authors and included in the collection are letters from Phillip Adams, June Factor, Miles Franklin, Dame Mary Gilmore, Dorothy Hewett, Ken and Amirah Inglis, Nancy Keesing, John Manifold, Leonard Mann, Tom Inglis Moore, Pixie O'Harris, A.A. Phillips, Katharine Susannah Prichard and Kylie Tennant. Also included is a large collection of cuttings of Martin's contributions to newspapers and journals over the course of his career, dating from 1942..

Series 43. Biographical material, 1945-89

A collection of papers that relate to Martin's life and career.

A collection of video tapes and audio cassettes: (File 8) - Box 97

2 audio cassettes of an interview with Martin entitled, 'The far crusade', produced by Co-productions, Kent Town, SA...

The Far Crusade - Interview - David Martin Sides 1 & 2 - Co-Productions Australia P/L (Item NLA.MS-SAV014171) - Cassette-Box 685

Spain War

The Far Crusade - Interview - David Martin Side 3 - Co-Productions Australia P/L (Item NLA.MS-SAV014172) - Cassette-Box 685

Spain War