Collection UQFL403 - The Cane Toad Times Records

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The Cane Toad Times Records


  • 1983-1990 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

1 box, 1 large folder.

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Administrative history

In 1986 the company ToadShow evolved from The Cane Toad Times.

Archival history

Collection previously titled as: Records, 1983-1990
Collection alternatively titled as: The Cane Toad Times Collection.

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Scope and content

The Cane Toad Times was a satirical magazine, published in Brisbane. It was published over two periods. In the first period in the 1970s, 7 issues were produced. In the second period between 1983 and 1990, 15 issues were produced. In 1986 the company ToadShow evolved from The Cane Toad Times.

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System of arrangement

Series A : Minutes, 1983-1985.
Series B : Artwork.
Series C. Photographs (178, mostly black and white, varying sizes, mostly depicting 'Big things').
Series D. Media material, 1985-1989.
Series E. Contributor newsletters, 1986-1987.
Series F : Marketing, media releases, 1986-1990.

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Unrestricted access.

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Language of material

  • English

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The Cane Toad Times

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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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