Mary Poppin's author P L Travers with her adopted son Camillus Hone. Camillus was a twin. Travers refused to adopt his brother Anthony - click through for story
Samuel Beckett, avant-garde novelist, playwright, theatre director, and poet
There are items held in the the Mitchell Library belonging to author P.L. Travers, the inspiration for the new movie 'Saving Mr Banks'. Read more: "The truth behind Mary Poppins creator P.L. Travers", The Age, January 5, 2014.
“In 1906, Laura Ingalls Wilder visited her daughter, Rose, in Kansas City, MO. While she was there this studio picture was made. Her life in the LITTLE HOUSE books was just a memory and her writing career had not begun.” From a postcard of Laura Ingalls Wilder Home Association, Mansfield, Missouri
P.L.(Pamela Lyndon) Travers...Australian author of Mary Poppins
Photographer Margaret Bourke-White on a gargoyle at the top of the Chrysler Building, New York, 1935, photo by Oscar Graubner.
Out of the Sky She Came: The Life of P.L. Travers, Creator of Mary Poppins by Valerie Lawson