Camden Morrisby was a book and ex-libris collector and a leading light in the bookplate movement in the days of P. Neville Barnett, the NSW Bookplate Club and the Australian Ex Libris Society. He corresponded with literary and artistic figures and was a close friend of Lionel Lindsay.
The collection is 3 boxes and 1 folder which includes:
- Morrisby's personal correspondence (mostly concerned with books or bookplates)
- notes by Morrisby
- newspaper/magazine cuttings (literary or personal interest)
- personal photographs
- periodicals and short monographs (about books, literary criticism, publishing)
- miscellaneous papers
Items can be found by searching within the Morrisby Collection in FindIt@Flinders:
Or a list layout is here. Care is to be taken, as the material is in a fragile state.
General Special Collections conditions of access apply.