Guide to the Papers of Rosie Jones [MSS 099]

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Manuscript Name Papers of Rosie Jones
Manuscript Number MSS 099
Last Updated June 2021
Extent 1 box
Location Special Collections, UNSW Canberra
Abstract Correspondence and material related to Ash Magazine

Collection Subject Type


Scope and Content 

This collection contains papers relating to Ash Magazine and its editorship by Rosie Jones, 1979-1984.  The material includes correspondence, financial records and publicity information.

Date Range of Content 


Biographical Note 

A sixth generation South Australian, Rosemary Jones is a High School teacher of English and History. In 1979, she was one of the founding editors of Ash Magazine, which she continued to edit until it ceased publication in 1984. In 1989, she was living in a dugout in Coober Pedy, and teaching English.

Reference: Austlit -


Administrative Information

Access and Copying Conditions

Access: Open Access

This collection contains a variety of copyright material. Copyright is held by the creator of each item. Specific conditions for this collection are listed below. If no conditions are stipulated then the standard terms of the Copyright Act apply for published and unpublished items. Digitised material from manuscript collections is provided to clients by UNSW Canberra in good faith for private study and research only, and may not be published or re-purposed without the express and written permission of the individual legal holder of that copyright. Refer also to the UNSW copyright, disclaimer and takedown policy. 

Copying: Copying of material for private study and research is approved

Preferred Citation

Papers of Rosie Jones, Special Collections, UNSW Canberra, Australian Defence Force Academy, Canberra, MSS 99, Box [Number], Folder [Number].


The collection was acquired in 1989


Subject Keywords


Ash Magazine

Australian literature - South Australia - Periodicals

Personal Names

Rosie Jones, 1954-

Corporate Names

Ash Magazine


Literary editors


Container List 

Box 1

Correspondence and miscellaneous regarding Ash Magazine

Folder 1 

Correspondence and material related to Ash Magazine (1978-1984)

Folder 2

Ash Magazine - Advertisers, accounts due, bank statements, advertising sheets, grants, correspondence (1981-1984)

Folder 3

Ash Magazine - Distribution returns, advertising sheets, grants, postal information, budgets (1979-1983)

Folder 4

Ash Magazine - Accounts book (1979-1984)

Folder 5

Ash Magazine – Distribution (invoice and statement book) (1980)

Folder 6

Ash Magazine - Bank book (1982-1984)