Collection UQFL371 - Imago Records

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Imago Records


  • 1989-2001 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

1 box.

Context area

Name of creator


Biographical history

Helen Horton has had a keen interest in natural history and conservation issues and has served as President of the Fellowship of Australian Writers (Queensland) and the Queensland Naturalist Club. She also served as secretary for the literary journal Imago.

Archival history

Collection previously titled as: Records, 1989-2001
Collection alternatively titled as: Imago Collection.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Acquired from Helen Horton in 2003.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Constitution, minutes, financial statements, correspondence, reviews and lists of contributors to Imago.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

Folder 1: The First year: Minutes, Constitution
Folder 2: Launch and other publicity, first year
Folder 3: Correspondence, first year
Folder 4: Reviews, cuttings, advertisements, brochures
Folder 5: Letters of appreciation over the years
Folder 6: Audited financial statements, 1990 to 2001
Folder 7: List of contributors, with addresses at the time and issue number
Folder 8: Contributors – an analysis
Folder 9: Contributors' payments
Folder 10: Contents lists for publications
Folder 11: Evaluation of literary magazine funding program, by Bev Roberts, for the Australia Council Literature Board, Sep 1994
Folder 12: Factual history of the magazine, by Helen Horton

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Conditions governing access

Unrestricted access.

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Language of material

  • English

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OCLC Number

225500906 ; 1058675151

Libraries Australia ID

25468753 ; 63020420

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Revised, AM, 17-Feb-2020.
Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.




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