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Truth, Raw Notes

Identifier: clels4

Scope and Contents

A collection of printed articles, newspaper clippings and handwritten notes. One prominent theme is technology; its effect on journalism and on general society. Another prominent theme is the history of Truth, of which is there ample reference to the journalistic technique of muckraking and the use of morbid news. The publication date range is 1979-2007. The subject matter date range is c. 1803-2007, as it includes a chronological information about media history in Australia, but also includes current event articles from 2007.


  • Creation: Collection covers ca 1960-2010

Conditions Governing Access

Access is freely available within the J.C.Beaglehole Room for research and private study. For any use beyond this, please contact the J.C.Beaglehole Room ( in the first instance.


From the Fonds: 100 linear_centimeters (Hutt Valley Independent and Upper Hutt Advertiser (2009.044) has been given a call number (DU401.1 H982) and is located on the Atlas shelving.)

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Repository Details

Part of the Tapuaka Heritage & Archive Collections - JC Beaglehole Reading Room, Victoria University of Wellington Library Repository

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