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Thomas Keneally - literary papers, 1963-1972

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Thomas Keneally - literary papers, 1963-1972

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MLMSS 2289

Record identifier

16AJ8agn

Thomas Keneally - literary papers, 1963-1972

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Thomas Keneally - literary papers, 1963-1972

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Thomas Keneally - literary papers, 1963-1972

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Date

1963-1972

Call Numbers

MLMSS 2289

Record Identifier

16AJ8agn
Physical Description

Contents

6 boxes, 1 outsized item - 1.2 Meters

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Textual Records - (typescript)

Textual Records - (printed)

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Fonds

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Click here to see extended guide to this collection in Guide to Australian Literary Manuscripts - https://onesearch.library.uwa.edu.au/view/delivery/61UWA_INST/12364186360002101

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

The collection includes manuscripts of works including The Place at Whitton, The Fear, Bring Larks and Heroes, Three Cheers for the Paraclete, The Survivor, A Dutiful Daughter and The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith; correspondence with John Abernethy and Douglas Stewart, of Angus and Robertson, concerning The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith; papers presen...

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Thomas Keneally - literary papers, 1963-1972

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Source

Acquired from Thomas Keneally between 1969 and 1972

Administrative / Biographical history

Thomas Keneally was born in 1935 in Sydney. He trained for the Catholic priesthood but withdrew in 1960 before ordination. He worked as a schoolteacher before the publication of his first novel, The Place at Whitton, in 1964. Since then he has been a prolific full time writer. He won the Miles Franklin Award in 1967 with Bring Larks and Heroes and...

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MLMSS 2289

Record Identifier

16AJ8agn

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413069

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