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Harold Parker Papers

  • UQFL7
  • Collection
  • 1873-1973

Personal papers, correspondence (incoming and outgoing), financial records, sketchbooks and sketches, newspaper clippings, exhibition catalogues, photographs, artworks. Also some personal papers of Janet Parker.

Parker, Harold, 1873-1962

Ernestine Hill Papers

  • UQFL18
  • Collection
  • [ca. 1930-1974]

This collection has typescript and handwritten drafts, notes and research material relating to published works and also to a wide range of literary projects mostly undertaken during the later part of Hill's writing career, from 1945 onwards. These unpublished works cover a variety of genres: novels, plays, descriptive writing and scripts for radio, television and film. Included are drafts and research material related to 'Johnnie Wisecap', 'The Coast of the Holy Ghost', 'Zodiac Road / Blanked over the moon', 'Women of Australia', 'Grand Kangaroo', 'Mother of Pearl'. There is material on the life of Daisy Bates, and plans for a film based on her life; personal correspondence, and two complete unpublished novels.

There are 3,156 photographs, some prints, some negatives, reflecting very large collection of photographs taken by Hill during her many long tours of outback Australia, from the early 1930s and cover all aspects of Northern, Western and outback Australia: flora and fauna, scenery, missions, homestead life, coastal scenes and shipping, traditional industries such as fishing, droving, pearling and sugar farming, mining, camel transport, dwellings, cemeteries, and public buildings. There is pictorial material relating to the life and customs of Aboriginal Australians in all areas of Australia.

Hill, Ernestine, 1899-1972

Douglas Shenton Annand Papers

  • UQFL21
  • Collection
  • 1926-1980

Newspaper cuttings; photographs; correspondence; drawings; designs for murals; 42 pencil and ink sketches 1926-1927. Some of the photographs are by Max Dupain.

Annand, Douglas Shenton, 1903-1976

John Denis Fryer Papers

  • UQFL23
  • Collection
  • [189-] -1990

Correspondence, school and university records, photographs; Papers, commissions and badges relating to his military service in the First World War. Papers relating to the establishment of the Fryer Library as a memorial to J. Fryer. Also some associated family correspondence and papers.
Selected letters transcribed by Carmel McCarthy in Box 1 Folder 1.

Fryer, John Denis, 1895-1923

Allan Arthur Morrison Papers

  • UQFL27
  • Collection
  • 1850-1971

Minutes and reports of the Queensland Place Names Board 1967-68; minutes and related correspondence of the Oxley Library Advisory Committee 1967-69; material relating to the Australian Dictionary of Biography; typescripts; lecture notes; newspaper clippings. Collection reflects author's academic interests; board responsibilities; and research into the history of Queensland, local government and labor politics.

Morrison, Allan Arthur, 1911-1975

Olga Masters Papers

  • UQFL32
  • Collection
  • [c.1940]-1988

Drafts of A Long Time Dying, Amy's Children, Loving Daughters, The Home Girls, A Working Man's Castle, and other short stories. Also correspondence, reviews, newspaper clippings, articles, audiocassettes, family photographs and documents.

Masters, Olga, 1919-1986

Sir Leslie Orme Wilson Papers

  • UQFL36
  • Collection
  • 1900-1955

Personal and official correspondence incoming and outgoing; personal papers; unfinished autobiography; appointment and memorandum books 1946-1955; diaries; photographs; manuscripts with notes on tours; newspaper cuttings.

Wilson, Leslie Orme, Sir., 1876-1955

W. J. Riordan Papers

  • UQFL42
  • Collection
  • 1920-1960?

Photographs, invitations, programmes, newsclippings, mainly about A.L.P; some biographical information about politicians.

Riordan, William James, 1882-1955

Raphael Cilento Papers

  • UQFL44
  • Collection
  • 1913-[198-]

Personal and professional papers, including biographical material and family history, official correspondence 1927 to 1932, personal and professional correspondence 1932 to 1972, diaries 1913 to 1971, manuscripts, public lectures, radio scripts, reports, reprints, files relating to his service with UNRAA and United Nations, photographs. Interests include the Royal Historical Society of Queensland, National Trust of Australia and Australian League of Rights. Includes photographs of New Guinea from 1920s; also some papers relating to Sister Elizabeth Kenny, and indigenous people of north Queensland.

Cilento, R. W. (Raphael West), 1893-1985

Richard Fotheringham Papers

  • UQFL46
  • Collection
  • ca. 1901-2007

Research material relating to P. R. Stephensen; early Australian playscripts; material relating to Popular Theatre Troupe; research material relating to Steele Rudd. Also some publicity material and clippings relating to Save the Regent Campaign in 1978; scripts for the television series Home and Away, and papers relating to 1990 publication of Collits Inn. Later additions include material relating to VIII World Shakespeare Congress and the Cracka Theatre Troupe. The material relating to P.R. Stephensen was compiled by Richard Fotheringham during the writing of his thesis, "A biographical study of Percy Reginald Stephensen" Material relating to Steele Rudd compiled by Richard Fotheringham during the writing of "In search of Steele Rudd: author of the classic Dad and Dave Stories".

Additional research material, photographs, sheet music, typescript notes from researchers, photocopies of journal articles and newspaper articles, newspaper cuttings, hand written notes, birth/death/marriage extracts, and correspondence. Research focuses on Alfred Dampier, his genealogy, activities, performances, plays. Includes other actors and playwrights often associated with Dampier.

Fotheringham, Richard, 1947-

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