Papers [manuscript]. 1939-1997.


Sheppard, A. W. (Alexander William), 1911-1997. Papers [manuscript].

Papers [manuscript]. 1939-1997.

Diaries (1942-1947), letters (mostly 1941), photographs, radio broadcasts, reports and other papers relating to Sheppard's time in Greece. The collection also includes: a large number of newspaper cuttings & publications relating to Greece, particulary cuttings of book reviews written by Sheppard; a file of letters & clippings relating to Sheppard's attempts to publish "Lady Chatterley's lover" in Australia in the mid 1960s; a letter by C. H. Rolph, 1991; and a photocopy of 1 page of an article, 1969. There are also photocopies of: extracts from letters to Eileen Sheppard 1940-1942; letters 1939-1997; documents and photographs 1941-1997; articles and letters to editor 1942-1985; articles about Sheppard 1935-1997.

56 cm. (4 boxes)

Related Entities

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Sheppard, A. W. (person)

British Economic Mission. (corporateBody)

Sheppard, A. W. (Alexander William), 1911-1997. (person)

Soldier, bookseller, publisher. A. W. Sheppard was a Colonel in the A.I.F. who serve in Greece during World War II. From 1946 to 1948 he served with the British Economic Mission in Greece, having previously been awarded the Military Cross. After his return to Australia he pursued a career as bookseller and publisher. From the description of Papers [manuscript]. 1939-1997. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225742258 ...

Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert), 1885-1930 (person)

David Herbert Richards Lawrence was born September 11, 1885, in Eastwood, near Nottingham, to Arthur Lawrence, a coal miner, and Lydia Beardsall. He attended Nottingham University College, and in 1908 he took a teaching position at Davidson Road School in Croydon. Lawrence wrote in his spare time, and in 1911, with the help of Ford Maddox Hueffer, he published his first novel, The White Peacock . Poor health forced him to resign his teaching job this same year, at which time he bec...

Rolph, C. H. (Cecil Hewitt), 1901- (person)