- ca. 1960-2007 (Creation)
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Extent and medium
24 boxes, 1 parcel.
Name of creator
Hilary Beaton has worked in Australia and overseas as a writer, dramaturg and director for both stage and screen. She has been an Affiliate writer with the Queensland Theatre Company, a lecturer in dramaturgy at the Queensland University of Technology and director of the Queensland Writers Centre -- excerpted from AustLit
Collection previously titled as: Papers, ca. 1960-2007
Collection alternatively titled as: Hilary Beaton Collection
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Content and structure area
Scope and content
Correspondence, diaries, scrapbooks, literary drafts, playscripts, photographs, publications, realia.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Series A: Personal correspondence
Series B: Business correspondence
Series C: Diaries and journals
Series D: Scrapbooks
Series E: Literary drafts and playscripts
Series F: Photographs
Series G: Audio-visual material
Series H: Publications
Series J: Personal realia
Box 24 contains material from accession 2020-12-23 which has not been arranged by series.
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Unrestricted access, except access to diaries and journals in Boxes 4-7 are restricted. Application for access to restricted material may be submitted to the Fryer Librarian for consideration.
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Physical characteristics and technical requirements
Contains analogue and digital media files saved on heritage formats such as audiocassettes, videocassettes and floppy disks.
Uploaded finding aid
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Existence and location of originals
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.
Revised, JR, 14-Oct-2021