Subseries Subseries 5 - Correspondence from Helen Garner

Identity area

Reference code

UQFL163-Series H-Subseries 5


Correspondence from Helen Garner


  • 1982-2014 (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

125 letters

Context area

Name of creator


Biographical history

Helen Garner was born on 7 November 1942 at Geelong, Victoria. Journalist, Scriptwriter, Writer.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Correspondence from Helen Garner – 125 letters (1982 to 2014)
[File 1]: 1982 to 1985 – 22 letters
[File 2]: 1986 – 29 letters (including 8-page typescript of a short story titled ‘What we say’)
[File 3]: 1987 to 2000 – 61 letters
[File 4]: 2003 to 2014 – 13 letters

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Unrestricted access.

Conditions governing reproduction

Copyright applies.

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Related descriptions

Notes area


Box 18 Folders 1-4.

Alternative identifier(s)

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Description control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used


Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

Created, Linda Justo, 19-Nov-2021.




Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related genres

Related places

Physical storage

  • Box: UQFL163 Box 18