Series Series A - Correspondence, Personal.

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UQFL119-Series A


Correspondence, Personal.


  • 1914-1980 (Creation)

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48 folders

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Correspondence from friends and family of Daphne Mayo including her parents, Bill and Lila Mayo, Lloyd Rees, some with or by his wife, Majorie Rees; Vida Lahey; Edith Lahey; Dr Christine Rivett; Walter Taylor; Nell Mary Lette Hubble; Mim Shaw; and Ina Rivers. General correspondence includes letters from government departments, the Society of Artists, exhibition organisers, galleries, lawyers, dentists, real estate agents, and others.

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System of arrangement

Arranged into three subseries by main types of correspondents; where dates are available (from letters or envelopes) subsequently arranged chronologically. Undated letters and fragments are unsorted.

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Unrestricted access.

Conditions governing reproduction

Copyright applies. Contact the Fryer Library.

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  • English

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Boxes 1-5

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Created, Linda Justo, 26-Oct-2020.




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Physical storage

  • Box: UQFL119 Box 1
  • Box: UQFL119 Box 2
  • Box: UQFL119 Box 3
  • Box: UQFL119 Box 4
  • Box: UQFL119 Box 5