ACT Heritage Library Manuscript Collection

HMSS 0199 Children's Book Council ACT Branch Records

Scope and content notes

 

Call Number

HMSS 0199

Collection 

Chidlren's Book Council ACT Branch Records

Date Range

1957-2003

Quantity

1.1m  (6 manuscript boxes)

Access Conditions

Available for reference

File Number

Related Collections

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Box List

BOX

SERIES

SERIES TITLE

NO. FILES

DATES

1

A

History
incl. correspondence

2

1957-1978;
1979

 

 

 

 

 

1

B

Constitution

2

1957-1999;
2007

 

 

 

 

 

1

C

Meetings 

1

1957 (Inaugural meeting)

1

 

 

1

1958-1959

1

 

 

1

1960-1969

1

 

 

1

1968-1971

1

 

 

1

1970-1979

1

 

 

1

1971-1975

2

 

 

1

1981 -1989

2

 

 

1

1989-1995

2

 

 

1

1996-1999

2

 

 

1

2000-2002

2

 

 

1

2003

 

 

 

 

 

2
2

D

Finance
(excluding 1963, 1977, 1981, 1992 or 1994)

1
1

1958 – 1969
1975 – 1979

  2

 

 

1

1980-1988

2

 

 

1

1993-1999

2

 

 

1

2000

 

 

 

 

 

2

E

Newsletters
incomplete

2

1969 – 2003

 

 

 

 

 

2

F

Correspondence

1

1970-1975

2

 

 

1

1976-1979

2

 

 

1

1980-2002

2

 

 

1

2003

 

 

 

 

 

3

G

Publications

14

1960-2001

3

 

Sustaining Books

 

1960

3

 

What Shall I Read?

 

1961

3

 

Canberra Branch History 1957 – 1972-drafts July, Nov, Dec 1972

1

1972

3

 

Brief History of Canberra Branch Part II 1972-1978

1

1978

3

 

Children's Book Council In Australia 1945-1980

1

1980

3

 

Australian Children's Books in Print

1

1970, 1973

3

 

Poems by Canberra Children(Silver Quill)

1

1972

3

 

The Imagineers

1

1983

3

 

Writing and Illustrating for Children: Seminars '75-'80

1

1985

3

 

Australian Children's Books: A Select List 1983-1984

1

1985

3

 

The Inside Story (Seminars 1983-1986)

1

1987

3

 

Good Science Books for Children

1

1989

3

 

Creative Connections (Seminars 1987-1993)

1

1994

3

 

Great Australian Books for Children 0-5

1

2001?

3

 

Science Books for Children

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

4

H

Book Week

1

1959-1978

4

 

 

1

1979

4

 

 

1

1980-1989

4

 

 

1

1990-1999

4

 

 

1

2000-2003

 

 

 

 

 

4

I

Author Visits

1

1970-1989

4

 

 

1

1990-1999

4

 

 

1

2000-2003

 

 

 

 

 

4

J

Christmas Books

1

1969

4

 

 

1

1970, 1972

4

 

 

1

1974-1975

4

 

 

1

1976, 1979

4

 

 

1

1980-1986

4

 

 

1

1991-2003

 

 

 

 

 

4

K

Seminars
Speakers' Lists

1

1965-1991
1965-1979

4

 

 

1

1980-1989

4

 

 

1

1990-2003

 

 

 

 

 

4

L

National
ACT Branch as National, Conference Canberra 2000 and Laurie Copping’s Archives Reports

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

4

M

Events and Publicity
(includes Silver Quill, 1971-1972, Children’s Seminar 1971-1972, Bologna 1973, Japanese Exhibition 1978 and IYC 1979)

3

1970-1979

4

 

 

1

1979-1980

5

 

 

1

1980-1989

5

 

 

1

1990-1999

5

 

 

1

2000-2002

5

 

 

1

2003

 

 

 

 

 

5

N

Press Releases and Clippings

1

1950s, 60s, 70s

5

 

 

1

1980s

5

 

 

1

1990s

5

 

 

1

1991

6

 

 

1

1992

6

 

 

1

1997

6

 

 

1

1998

6

 

 

1

2000

6

 

 

1

2001

6

 

 

1

2002

 

 

 

 

 

5

O

Awards
Awards to Branch members

1

1989-2003

 

 

 

 

 

5

P

Biographies
Biographies of Branch members, incl. Obituaries – see also Awards

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

3

Q

Membership Forms

1