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Young Girl Causes Stir in Literary World

The life of young writer Catherine Gaskin.
Series : Australian Diary | Episode : 4 | Year : 1947 | Total Duration : 3 Minutes |
Director : Jack S Allan |
Young female writer Catherine Gaskin. Gaskin running up beach in swimsuit after swim, drying hair. Gaskin in bookshop signing autographs of her book This Other Eden. Gaskin walking into semi detached house, greeting mother. At home around table with large family, playing piano with sister?. Good shot of typing on older style typewriter. Gaskin on upper mezzanine level of library looking at books (probably State Library of NSW, Mitchell Library), at desk researching. Gaskin with man (probably publisher) in office, man at desk looking through books. Gaskin looking happy. Quicktime clip available.
Access No. 25008 | 1 min 27 secs | 1940s | Sydney, NSW, Australia | © NFSA | B&W |