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Lu Rees Archives of Australian Children's Literature

Guide to Research Materials relating to Colin Thiele

Reference Number: MS 177

The Lu Rees Archives

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Last Updated:

November 2001

©2001 The Lu Rees Archives. All rights reserved.


Table of Contents

Summary

Scope and Content

Organization

Biographical Note

Administrative Information

Access

Restrictions on Use

Preferred Citation

Series List and Descriptions

Series A Articles By Author

Series AD Transcripts of Talks

Series B Articles Relating to Publications

Series D Awards

Series E Autobiographical Notes

Series F Bibliographic Notes

Series G Biographical Notes

Series H Reviews

Series K Correspondence

Series O Exhibition Material

Series Q Manuscripts

Series S Photographs

Series V Promotional Material

Series W Programs

Series Y Scripts


Summary

Collector: Lu Rees Archives
Title: Research Materials relating to Colin Thiele
Date Range: 1956 - 1991
Reference Number: MS 177
Repository: The Lu Rees Archives
Abstract: The collection includes Scripts, Promotional Material, Articles By Author, Autobiographical Notes, Reviews, Manuscripts, Correspondence, Biographical Notes, Photographs, Exhibition Material, Articles Relating to Publications, Bibliographic Notes, Transcripts of Talks and Programs.

Scope and Content

The collection includes Scripts, Promotional Material, Articles By Author, Autobiographical Notes, Reviews, Manuscripts, Correspondence, Biographical Notes, Photographs, Exhibition Material, Articles Relating to Publications, Bibliographic Notes, Transcripts of Talks and Programs.

Organization

These materials have been collected and arranged by staff of the Lu Rees Archives.

Biographical Note

For full details visit the AustLit Gateway at http://www.austlit.edu.au.

Administrative Information

Access

Access restrictions may apply to this collection. Contact the Lu Rees Archives for further information.

Restrictions on Use

No copying is permitted without the permission of the copyright owners.

Preferred Citation

[Manuscript Item], Series [Number], Item [Number], Research Materials relating to Colin Thiele, MS 177, The Lu Rees Archives.

Series List and Descriptions

Series A Articles By Author

Item A1
Title: 'The quality of experience'
Citation: Children's Libraries Newsweek, 8, 2 (May 1972): 48-50.
Created: May 1972
Description:

Item A2
Title: 'Children's literature dialogue - ASLA being resourceful.'
Citation: Sixth biennial conference of the ASLA. Goulburn: ASLA, 1978.
Created: 1978
Description:

Item A3
Title: 'Writing for children - a personal view.'
Description:

Item A4
Title: 'The book and the film'
Citation: On Writing for Children: nine papers from the annual lectures in children's literature, Kerry Mallan (ed). Bribane: Qld University of Technology, 1991.
Created: 1991
Description:

Series AD Transcripts of Talks

Item AD1
Description: 'An interview with Colin Thiele' by Margaret Carmody.

Series B Articles Relating to Publications

Item B1
Title: 'Upthrust: the art of Colin Thiele'
Citation: Reading Time, Jul 1970.
Created: July 1970
Description:

Item B2
Title: 'Thiele is tops'
Citation: Children's Libraries Newsweek, 8,2 (May 1972): 51-55.
Created: May 1972
Description:

Item B3
Title: Fine fare for the kids
Author: Parker, Nancy.
Citation: The Canberra Times, 13 Dec 1974
Created: December 1974
Description:

Item B4
Title: 'Children share the Blue Fin's adventures'
Citation: The Advertiser (Adelaide), 17 Aug 1977.
Created: August 1977
Description:

Item B5
Title: 'The 1982 Children's Book Awards: a commentary'
Citation: Australian Bookseller & Publisher, Aug 1982.
Created: August 1982
Description:

Item B6
Title: '1982 Children's Book of the Year Awards'
Citation: Australian Bookseller & Publisher, Aug 1982.
Created: August 1982
Description:

Item B7
Title: 'Children's Week opens with a rare gem',
Citation: The Age (Melbourne), 22 Sep 1983: Saturday Extra.
Created: September 1983
Description:

Item B8
Author: Ward, Peter.
Citation: The Weekend Australian, 2-3 Sep 1978.
Created: September 1978
Description: (Article about Colin Thiele and his writing)

Item B9
Title: 'Colin Thiele tells children the truth'
Author: Gunn, Tony.
Citation: Woman's Day, 23 Jun 1986.
Created: June 1986
Description:

Item B10
Title: Blue Fin.
Citation: Blue Fin News, Jul 1978, 4p
Created: July 1978
Description: Article about the film, includes Talking with Colin Thiele.

Item B11
Title: 'Australian children's authors: Colin Thiele'
Author: Walker, Maxine.
Citation: Review, 9,4 (Dec 1981): 15-18.
Created: December 1981
Description:

Item B12
Title: Judges' Report, 1978.
Citation: The Canberra Times, 8 Jul 1978.
Created: July 1978
Description:

Item B13
Title: 'The appeal of Colin Thiele: a study of the use of selected Thiele novels in classes of children with special needs'
Author: Boetje, Marian.
Citation: Orana, 26,2 (May 1990): 65-72.
Created: May 1990
Description:

Item B14
Title: 'Colin Thiele retires'
Citation: Incite, 2,1 (23 Jan 1981).
Created: January 1981
Description:

Item B15
Title: 'Children's author to visit'
Citation: N.T. News, 27 Jun 1989, p5.
Created: June 1989
Description:

Item B16
Title: 'Donations received under the Taxation Incentives for the Arts Scheme'
Citation: National Library's 1991-92 Annual Report, Appendix 8.
Created: 199192
Description: [Colin Thiele]

Item B17
Title: Pinching pennies from our authors
Subject: Changes to the governments PLR and the effect on authors like Colin Thiele
Citation: The Australian; p.22
Created: 28 September 1996

Item B18
Title: Fringe 2002 Gulpilil finds a little boy lost
Author: Tony Love
Subject: Storm Boy
Citation: Adelaide Advertiser; p.7
Created: 7 March 2002

Item B19
Title: Charms Dear Saint Anne, Send me a...
Author: [Unknown]
Subject: Re release of the classics written by Colin
Citation: Courier-Mail
Created: 6 April 2002

Item B20
Title: Timely revival for old school
Author: Stephen Matthews
Subject: Swan Song
Citation: the Canberra Tiimes, Panorama; p.19
Created: 11 May 2002

Item B21
Title: Battlers of the Barossa
Author: Clement Semmler
Subject: With dew on my boots
Citation: The Australian
Created: 21 June 1997

Item B22
Title: Swan Song causes a storm
Author: Tereas Glacomi
Subject: Swan Song
Citation: Cairns Post
Created: 6 April 2002

Series D Awards

Item D1
Title of Award: 1988 Family Award for Children's Books: Highly Commended
Award For: Jodie's Journey
Title: Family Award
Author: [Unknown]
Citation: Incite, p.11
Created: 10 July 1989

Item D2
Title of Award: 1986 Festival Award for Literature: Shortlisted
Award For: Seashores and Shadows
Title: Festival Awards for Literature: Children's Book Awards
Author: [unknown]
Citation: LINES (SA) 2(2): 8
Created: April 1986

Item D3
Title of Award: 1988 Notable Children's Books, American Library Association
Award For: Farmer Schulz's Ducks
Title: [Untitled]
Author: [Unknown]
Created: 23 August 1989

Item D4
Title of Award: 1988 Notable Children's Books, American Library Association
Award For: Shadow Shark
Title: [Untitled]
Author: [Unknown]
Created: 23 August 1989

Item D5
Title of Award: 1986 Austrian State Prize for a Children's Book
Award For: Pinquo
Title: [Untitled]
Author: [Unknown]
Created: [No date]
Description: [Handwritten Note]

Item D6
Title of Award: 1970 Book of the Year Award, Class A: Highly Commended
Award For: Blue Fin
Title: From the Judges Report
Author: [Unknown]
Citation: The Canberra Times, p.16
Created: 11 July 1970

Item D7
Title of Award: 1987 Children's Book Council Book of the Year: Younger Readers: Shortlisted
Award For: Farmer Schulz's Ducks
Title: Fiction reigns in '87
Author: Sally Mcinerney
Subject: Children's Book Week
Citation: Sydney Morning Herald; p.48
Created: 15 August 1987

Item D8
Title of Award: 1987 Children's Book Council Book of the Year: Younger Readers: Shortlisted
Award For: Farmer Schulz's Ducks
Title: Books for the children of today
Author: Shan Small
Subject: Children's Book Week
Citation: Sun Herald; p.116
Created: 16 August 1987

Item D9
Title of Award: 2001 Children's Book Council Book of the Year: Younger Readers: Shortlisted
Award For: Pannikin and Pinta
Title: SA authors in running for awards
Author: Chris Brice
Citation: Adelaide Advertiser, p.28
Created: 14 April 2001

Item D10
Title: List of awards received by Colin Thiele
Author: Joanna Pang
Created: 12 September 2002

Series E Autobiographical Notes

Item E1
Description: 'Colin Thiele', Singing Roads, Pt 1, 4 edn, 1972: 98-100.

Item E2
Description: 'Colin's corner', Puffinalia, 44 (Feb 1988).

Series F Bibliographic Notes

Item F1
Description: 1945-1974 (37 publications) (2 copies)

Item F2
Description: Poetry, drama and school texts, other publications. (2 copies)

Item F3
Description: 1945-1978 (45 publications)

Item F4
Description: 1945-1980 (49 publications)

Item F5
Description: Books by C. Thiele - children's, general, environmental, history and biography, educational, fiction. 4pp. (2 copies)

Item F6
Description: Books - children, fiction, verse, environmental and descriptive, history and biography, educational. 5pp.

Item F7
Description: Books - children - general. 3pp. (2 copies)

Item F8
Description: Books - children's (21 titles)

Item F9
Description: Books by Colin Thiele (2 copies)

Item F10
Description: Brochure. CBC and CCAE, 1980. (2 copies)

Item F11
Description: Brochure. CBC and CCAE updated.

Item F12
Description: Colin Thiele books in translation - further titles. 7 Aug 1989.

Item F13
Title: Colin Thiele: Published sources
Author: State Library of South Australia
Created: 24 April 2002
Description: http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/lib_guide/sasource/sass34in.htm (No longer available online)

Item F14
Title: Colin Thiele Collection
Author: University of South Australia
Created: accessed online:24 April 2002
Description: http:// www.library.unisa.edu.au/thiele/colin.htm

Item F15
Title: Papers of Colin Thiele
Author: National Library of Australia
Created: Acessed online: 24 April 2002
Description: http://www.nla.gov.au/ms/findaids/8556.html

Series G Biographical Notes

Item G1
Created: June 1975
Description: Biographical notes and list of publications, received 3 Jun 1975.

Item G2
Citation: Brief biography, 12 Oct 1979.
Created: October 1979
Description:

Item G3
Citation: Biographical notes, received 12 Oct 1979.
Created: October 1979
Description:

Item G4
Citation: CBC Seminar, Sep 1987.
Created: September 1987
Description: Brief biographical notes.

Item G5
Citation: Review Bulletin, 87,1: 45-46.
Description: Biographical notes (with information about books).

Item G6
Title: Boyhood revisited
Citation: Sydney Morning Herald; p.6
Created: 22 July 1996

Item G7
Title: Colin Thiele... a gift to Australian children's literature
Citation: ACCESS 14(4): 26
Created: November 2000

Item G8
Title: Life of Colin Thiele. The well-known and respected writer
Citation: Adelaide Advertiser; p.16
Created: 11 February 2002
Description: Request for information from the public by Stephany Steggall (Uni of Qld)

Item G9
Title: Profile: Colin Thiele
Citation: Website: Scholastic
Created: accessed online: 24 April 2002
Description: http://www.scholastic.com.au/profiles/ProfileDisplay.asp?ProfileId=110 (No longer available online)

Item G10
Title: Eudunda - Colin Thiele Country
Citation: Postcards Feature: Website Transcript of show
Created: accessed online 24 April 2002
Description: http://www.postcards.sa.com.au/features/eudunda.htm (No longer available online)

Item G11
Title: About Colin Thiele
Citation: City of Adealide Library Website
Created: accessed online: 24 April 2002
Description: http://www/adelaide.sa.gov.au/childrenslibrary/authors/colinthiele.htm

Item G12
Title: The Face
Citation: The Weekend Australian - Review; p.3
Created: 4 May 2002

Item G13
Title: Thiele, Colin (Milton) 1920-
Citation: Something about the Author, Vol125
Created: 1971 -

Item G14
Title: Colin Thiele 1920 -
Citation: Children's Literature Review, Vol 27

Item G15
Title: List of Articles to be found

Item G16
Title: Colin Thiele: From sun to shadow
Citation: Reading Time (66) 2-9
Created: January 1978

Item G17
Title: Australian Children's Author: Colin Thiele
Citation: Review: 9(4) 15-18
Created: December 1981

Item G18
Title: Teacher or Writer? Didacticism in the children's novels of COlin Thiele
Citation: Orana: 18(4) 152-156
Created: Nevember 1982

Item G19
Title: Colin Thiele: images, Issues and Role Models
Citation: Orana: 30(1) 6-13
Created: February 1994

Item G20
Title: Address for Internet Sites
Created: 12 September 2002

Item

Series H Reviews

Item H1
Description: Storm Boy. 'Language arts', School Library Journal, (Sep 1981). (2 copies)

Item H2
Description: Farmer Schulz's Ducks. Australian Book Review, (Jun 1987). Reviewer: Margaret Dunkle.

Item H3
Description: Farmer Schulz's Ducks. Review Bulletin, 87,1: 32-34. Reviewer: Bea Fincher (reviewed in detail)

Item H4
Description: Blue Fin. The Canberra Times, 20 Aug 1978.

Item H5
Description: Poems in My Luggage. The Canberra Times , 9 Dec 1989: B8.

Item H6
Description: Magpie Island. Sunday Book Reviews, 12 Dec 1981. Reviewer: Belle Alderman

Item H7
Description: Blue Fin. 'Learning to accept life as it comes', The Australian, 11 Jun 1970: 23. Reviewer: Maurice Saxby. (Children's Book Week)

Item H8
Description: Farmer Pelz's Pumpkins. 'Childhood fantasy not betrayed: Frances Kelly reviews new picture books', The Advertiser (Adelaide), 2 Mar 1991.

Item H9
Description: Chadwick's Chimney. Growing Point, 29,3 (Sep 1990): 5412.

Item H10
Description: Poems in My Luggage. The Canberra Times. Reviewer: Eleanor Stodart.

Item H11
Description: Danny's Egg. The Canberra Times, 6 Jul 1991: C8. Reviewer: Laurie Capping.

Item H12
Description: Country Childhoods. The Canberra Times, 26 Sep 1992. Reviewer: Geoffrey Dutton.

Item H13
Description: Aftershock. The Canberra Times, 20 Mar 1993. Reviewer: Laurie Copping.

Item H14
Description: The Australian ABC. School Library News, 24,4 (Nov 1992): 25. Reviewer: W V

Item H15
Description: Timmy. 'Simplicity and masterly control of descriptive language', The Canberra Times, 18 Sep 1993: C11. Reviewer: Laurie Copping.

Item H16
Description: Speedy. 'Windows to a child's own world', The Courier Mail (Brisbane), 25 Jul 1992: Weekend 7. Reviewer: Leonie Tyle.

Item H17
Description: Aftershock. 'Intriguing novel from Kiwi author', The Canberra Times, 20 Mar 1993: C10. Reviewer: Laurie Copping.

Item H18
Description: Timmy. 'From the word go', Australian Book Review, No.153 (Aug 1993): 59-60. Reviewer: Stephen Matthews.

Item H19
Review Of: Blue Fin
Title: The Tuna Boat
Reviewer: Rutter, A.
Citation: The Canberra Times
Created: 11 July 1970

Item H20
Review Of: The Sea Caves
Title: [Untitled]
Reviewer: Davies, Nicola
Citation: School Librarian 49(2): 103
Created: Summer 2001

Item H21
Review Of: The Sea Caves
Title: [Untitled]
Reviewer: Steinberger, Kevin
Citation: Magpies 16(1): 34
Created: March 2001

Item H22
Review Of: Storm Boy
Title: Pelican puts Lassie to shame
Reviewer: Jay Scott
Subject: Movie: Storm Boy
Citation: The Globe and Mail; E3
Created: 22 December 1979

Item H23
Review Of: Farmer Schulz's Ducks
Title: Lookin' Real Good
Reviewer: Selma G. Lanes
Citation: The Washington Post; p.14
Created: 6 November 1988

Item H24
Review Of: Farmer Schulz's Ducks
Title: Children's Picture Books
Reviewer: Susan Faust
Citation: The San Francisco Chronicle; p.11
Created: 27 November 1988

Item H25
Review Of: Shadow Shark
Title: Children's Fiction
Reviewer: Susan Faust
Citation: The San Francisco Chronicle; p.15
Created: 27 November 1988

Item H26
Review Of: Blue Fin
Title: A Young Readers' Guide to the Best Books
Reviewer: Lynton Stephens
Subject: Good books to read
Citation: The Age, p.2
Created: 20 January 1993

Item H26
Review Of: Danny's Egg
Title: A Young Readers' Guide to the Best Books
Reviewer: Lynton Stephens
Subject: Good books to read
Citation: The Age, p.2
Created: 20 January 1993

Item H27
Review Of: The Mystery of the Black Pyramid
Title: From Picture to Print
Reviewer: Robin Morrow
Citation: The Australian
Created: 27 July 1996

Item H28
Review Of: Sun on the Stubble
Title: Thumbs
Reviewer: Robin Oliver
Subject: Production of Sun on the Stubble by the ABC
Citation: Sydney Morning Herald; p.23
Created: 29 July 1996

Item H29
Review Of: Storm Boy
Title: True blue magic
Reviewer: Shaunagh O'Connor
Subject: Reintroduce Australian Classics
Citation: Herald-Sun
Created: 5 May 2001

Item H30
Review Of: Pannikin and Pinta
Title: Three of the Best
Reviewer: Meg Sorensen
Subject: Review of the 2001 Children's Book Council Book of the Year announcement
Citation: The Sydney Morning Herald - Spectrum; p.17
Created: 18 August 2001

Item H31
Review Of: Using Colin's books in education or interesting children to read
Title: Did you know? Colin Thiele and his books
Reviewer: John Foster
Citation: Australian Public Libraries and Information services 14(3): 171(2)
Created: December 2001

Item H32
Review Of: Authors work in relation to Flinders and Australia landscape
Title: Unsettled country: reading the Australian ghost town
Reviewer: Perrie Ballantyne
Subject: Critical essay
Citation: Journal of Australian Studies p.33(8)
Created: December 2001

Item H33
Review Of: With Dew on My Boots
Title: book Review - Boots and All
Reviewer: [unknown]
Citation: Gold Coast Bulletin
Created: 20 April 2002

Item H34
Review Of: Pannikin and Pinta
Title: Focus on Fiction Reviews
Reviewer: Primary Focus Fiction 2001, Education Department of WA
Citation: Department of Education (WA) website
Created: accessed online: 24 April 2002
Description: http://www.eddept.wa.edu.au/centoff/cmis/eval/fiction/bookwwek/bw56.htm

Item H35
Review Of: Danny's Egg
Title: Reviews of books
Reviewer: Rebecca White and Caitlin Barnett
Citation: http://owl.infosys.utas.edu.au/reading_room/books/45.html (No longer available online)
Created: accessed online 24 April 2002

Item H36
Review Of: Jodie's Journey
Title: Reviews of Jodie's Journey
Reviewer: Ashlee and Tania
Citation: City of Adelaide website
Created: accessed online: 24 April 2002
Description: http://www.adelaide.sa.gov.au/childrenslibrary/reviews/jodiesjourneyreviews.htm (No longer available online)

Item H37
Review Of: Wendy's Whale
Title: Reviews of Jodie's Journey
Reviewer: Belinda, Lucy, Lisa and Amalie
Citation: City of Adelaide website
Created: accessed online: 24 April 2002
Description: http://www.adelaide.sa.gov.au/childrenslibrary/reviews/wendyswhalereviews.htm (No longer available online)

Item H38
Review Of: Landslide
Title: cool-reads. Books for 10-15 year old readers by 10-15 year old reviewers
Reviewer: Tim
Citation: website: Cool-read review page
Created: accessed online: 24 April 2002
Description: http://www.cool-reads.co.uk/review-page.asp?fulltitle-Landslide (No longer available online)

Item H39
Review Of: High Valley
Title: Book Review
Reviewer: Erin W
Citation: http://www.schools.nt.edu.au/howardsp/Bookweb/bookreviews/bookreview1.htm (No longer available online)

Created: accessed online: 24 April 2002

Item H40
Review Of: Wendy's Whale
Title: Book Review
Reviewer: Jessica
Citation: http://www.schools.nt.edu.au/howardsp/Bookweb/bookreviews/bookreview2.htm (No longer available online)

Created: accessed online: 24 April 2002

Item H41
Review Of: List of reviews to be found
Title: List of reviews to be found

Series K Correspondence

Item K1
Description: Letter from R Grigg (Rigby) to L Rees re works of Colin Thiele, 27 May 1975.

Item K2
Description: Letter from L Rees to M Page (Rigby) re request for copies of Colin Thiele's works for the Archives. n.d.

Item K3
Description: Letter from L Rees to P Williams (CBC) re state of health of Colin Thiele, 4 Jun 1975.

Item K4
Description: Letter from L Rees to R Grigg (Rigby) thanking him for copies of Colin Thiele's works, 20 Jun 1975.

Item K5
Description: Letter from L Rees to C Thiele re update information on his works, 26 Apr 1979.

Item K6
Description: Letter from C Thiele to L Rees re updated information as requested, 8 May 1979.

Item K7
Description: Letter from L Rees to C Thiele in reply to his letter of 8 May 1979, 28 Jul 1979.

Item K8
Description: Letter from C Thiele to L Rees re request for updated information on his works/line drawing of himself, 4 Sep 1979.

Item K9
Description: Letter from L Rees to C Thiele congratulating him on his Australian Award, and thanking him for updated information for Archives, 25 Sep 1979.

Item K10
Description: Letter from C Thiele to L Rees re foreign editions of his works (update information) and an offer of copies for Archives, 9 Oct 1979.

Item K11
Description: Letter from M Page (Rigby) to L Rees re copies of Colin Thiele's works for Archives, 14 Jan 1980.

Item K12
Description: Letter from J Morley (Rigby) to L Rees re available titles of Colin Thiele's works and cost of same to Archives, 1 Feb 1980.

Item K13
Description: Letter from L Rees to J Morley in reply to K12, 4 Feb 1980.

Item K14
Description: Letter from L Rees to Managing Editor, Rizzoli Editore, SPA re Italian edition of Blue Fin, 9 Feb 1980.

Item K15
Description: Letter from L Rees to H Havukainen re Finnish edition of Storm Boy, 9 Feb 1980.

Item K16
Description: Letter from L Rees to F Faucher re French edition of Storm Boy, 9 Feb 1980.

Item K17
Description: Letter from L Rees to M Kato re Japanese edition of Storm Boy, 9 Feb 1980.

Item K18
Description: Letter from J Morley (Rigby) to L Rees re order and payment for editions of Colin Thiele's works, 28 Feb 1980.

Item K19
Description: Letter from C Thiele to L Rees re work done by CBC and foreign editions update information, 23 Feb 1981.

Item K20
Description: Letter from C Mills to C Thiele re state of L Rees health and need for update information on his works, 8 Jul 1981.

Item K21
Description: Letter from C Thiele to C Mills (CCAE) in reply to her letter dated 8 Jul 1981, and promising to keep the Archives informed of updated information on his works and himself, 20 Jul 1981.

Item K22
Description: Letter from C Mills to S Nicholls enclosing Colin Thiele brochure, 3 Jun 1982.

Item K23
Description: Letter from C Mills to C Thiele re mounting a display of his works at the Canberra Times Literary Luncheon, 5 Jun 1982.

Item K24
Description: Letter from C Mills to C Thiele re as above (K23), 30 Jun 1982.

Item K25
Description: Letter from C Thiele to C Mills in reply to the above letters (K23 and K24), 6 Jul 1982.

Item K26
Description: Letter from C Thiele to Librarian (CCAE) re list of foreign editions of his works, 18 Aug 1985.

Item K27
Description: Letter from V Crittenden to C Thiele re list of foreign editions of C Thiele's works held by Archives and request for others (in reply to offer made by C Thiele), 2 Sep 1985.

Item K28
Description: Letter from V Crittenden to C Thiele thanking him for his generous donation of foreign editions to the Archives, 17 Sep 1985.

Item K29
Description: Letter from C Thiele to V Crittenden re request for radio material written by him (for the Archives), 13 Jan 1986.

Item K30
Description: Letter from V Crittenden to C Thiele re donation of radio script High Seas for Archives, 23 Jan 1986.

Item K31
Description: Letter from P Clayton to C Thiele re donation of foreign editions to Archives, 18 Dec 1986.

Item K32
Description: Note from C Thiele to Librarian (Lu Rees Archives) re list of foreign editions, n.d.

Item K33
Description: Letter from M Carmody to Peter Clayton re her thesis on Colin Thiele, 5 Aug 1986.

Item K34
Description: Letter from C Thiele to P Clayton re Lu Rees Database, 30 Jul 1988.

Item K35
Description: Letter from C Thiele to B Alderman re new editions and foreign translations (annotated list attached), 7 Aug 1989.

Item K36
Description: Letter from L Rees to R Lockridge re Colin Thiele brochure, 9 Jan 1980. (2 copies)

Series O Exhibition Material

Item O1
Created: 1980
Description: Roughs for exhibition brochure of Colin Thiele's works, 1980.

Series Q Manuscripts

Item Q1
Title: High Seas
Author: Thiele, Colin
Description: Carbon copy of script for a radio serial for children. Received 16.1.86. Q1

Series S Photographs

Item S1
Image Of: Colin Thiele
Description: Black and white. 8cm x 13.5cm. 12cm x 19cm. (2 copies)

Item S2
Image Of: Nora Heysen's sketch of Colin Thiele.
Description: Negative. 9.5cm x 12cm. (2 copies)

Item S3
Image Of: Colin Thiele
Description: Negative. 4.5cm x 7cm.

Item S4
Image Of: Photograph of Nora Heysen's sketch of Colin Thiele.
Description: Black and white. 9cm x 10.5cm. (2 copies)

Item S5
Image Of: The Valley Between (cover).
Description:

Item S6
Description: dummy record

Item S7
Image Of: Photograph of Colin Thiele and Alison Power
Created: January 1990
Description: 17 Jan 1990. Colour. 15 x 11cm.

Series V Promotional Material

Item V1
Description: 'For the young', Woman's Day/Woman's World, 15 Jul 1974.

Item V2
Description: Sharks and Shadows. Publisher's blurb. Puffin. Includes comments on three of his books.

Item V3
Description: Poems in My Luggage. Publisher's promotional release. Penguin Books, Aust (book publication date Sep 1989). Includes brief biography.

Item V4
Description: Emma Keppler. Publicity blurb. Walter McVitty Books, 1 May 1991.

Item V5
Description: Speedy. Media release. Omnibus, n.d. (2 copies)

Series W Programs

Item W1
Description: dummy record

Item W2
Description: dummy record

Series Y Scripts

Item Y1
Created: 1956
Description: High Seas. Broadcast in 1956, as serial.