Collection UQFL21 - Douglas Shenton Annand Papers

Identity area

Reference code

UQFL21

Title

Douglas Shenton Annand Papers

Date(s)

  • 1926-1980 (Creation)

Level of description

Collection

Extent and medium

1 box, 1 parcel.

Context area

Name of creator

(1903-1976)

Biographical history

Douglas Annand was born in Toowoomba, Queensland in 1903 and died Sydney 1976. He was a painter, muralist, illustrator and graphic designer. In 1932 he won a poster competition to celebrate the opening of the Sydney Harbour Bridge. He was awarded the Sulman Prize for murals in 1941, 1947 and 1951. During World War II, he travelled Australia as part of a camouflage unit and recorded what he saw in watercolours and pen drawings. He is best remembered for his many mural commissions.

Name of creator

(1911-1992)

Biographical history

Australian photographer.

Archival history

Collection previously titled as: Papers, 1926-1980
Collection alternatively titled as: Douglas Shenton Annand Collection.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

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

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Unrestricted access.

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Uploaded finding aid

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

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Notes area

Alternative identifier(s)

Alma MMS ID

991004333169703131

Millennium Local System Number

.b20114540

OCLC Number

223022144 ; 1096559246

Libraries Australia ID

21849709 ; 63005058

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Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Revised

Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

Revised, AM, 04-Mar-2020.
Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.

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