Cover image for Lehene Chung Goodenday Correspondence, Clippings, Documents and Other Records.
Series:
Lehene Chung Goodenday Correspondence, Clippings, Documents and Other Records.
Series Number:
Access:
Special Conditions - See Series Details
Start Date:
01 Dec 1955
End Date:
01 Aug 2014
Source:
Tasmanian Archives
Creating Agency:
20 Jan 1945
How to Use:
NS4828/1/1 Open on request to donor

NS4828/1/2-24 Closed till deaths of Helene Chung Martin, Dorothy Henry Greener and Helene Chung nephew

The use of any material for documentation, transmission or publication requires written authority from the Donor or her Records Executor/ Nominee. Researchers are directed to the Contact page of website: www.helenechung.com. (2015)
Series notes:
Correspondence, cards, reports and memorabilia.

These records are part of the holdings of the Tasmanian Archives
Items:


John Lachal 'The Calendars' film manuscript; 4 poems
Red Folder - Son's letters to Lehene (16)
Red Folder - Adoption Records; Correspondence Lehene and son
Lehene draft and published letter to Times, 'Dilemma faced by "Adoption Triangle"' 29/7/98
Adoption Notes and Clippings, included Lehene draft to Guardian
Adoption Notes and Clippings ex Community Services, Son - Manila Envelope Post- Adoption Notes.
Thoughts, Notes, Jottings, copies/drafts letters to son
Reunion with Son, Professional and Official Papers - Son folder included CV, professional life; obit on adoptive mother; Travel 2000
Reunion with Son, Professional and Official Papers - Cassette Tape
Reunion with Son, Professional and Official Papers - Adoption Services, Hobart, correspondence: 1982, 1989-97; letter ex Brian Butler
Reunion with Son, Professional and Official Papers - Correspondence re Adoptions 1998; Reception for son1998; son Travel 1999
Reunion with Son, Professional and Official Papers - Correspondence re Adoptions: included Helene to Lehene included ms 'My Sister's Secret'; son 1998; Lehene to son; draft to David 1998; Brian Butler; Adoptive parents
Reunion with Son, Professional and Official Papers - Cards Adoptive parents; Flowers card Aunty Monica Henry; Butlers; 1998 wallet; gift cards ex Dorothy, Helene Christmas 1979; Sydney, Hobart maps; postcards Hobart, Melbourne
Reunion with Son, Professional and Official Papers - Professional profiles x3; The Age of the New Millennium
Mother and Son packet included images (see NS4831/1/32), horoscopes, counselling notes, draft letters/thoughts
SAAB Folder: Job Applications; cards; shopping list (from kitchen); Cremation program 13/1/2001
Official Documents: Birth, Marriage, British Certificates: Family Histories: Henrys, Greeners, Kayser/Goodendays etc; Inaugural Lehene Chung Humanities Book Prize, St Mary's College 2005
Lehene's Death 1 January 2001: Funeral Golders Green Crematorium, Memorial St John's Richmond; Sympathy cards (24), Letter (19), Gift cards (4) Haringay Council; Death Notices: Times, Daily Telegraph, Mercury, Age
Lehene white-winged glasses
Contact books x4, included 1972 telephone message book (Lehene, Helene, flatmate Geoff Watchorn)
Small box letters/cards ex son and wife and Lehene's self-help notes
Lehene and David Goodenday correspondence
Lehene to Eva Henry ('Atum', former wife of Lester)
Letters to Lehene from Lester Henry, Joyce Lee, Sim and Ivy Chung Sim, Gorrdon Henry, Edward Van de Griendt, Graeme Spry, John Lachal, Robert, Sheila Sunford, Charles Chung, Con O'Donohue, Notes and Contacts