Ruth Park, children's author, using a typewriter, 1962

A black and white photograph of a woman sitting in an upholstered chair in front of a tall bookcase full of books. She has a portable typewriter on her lap and there is a sheet of paper in the typewriter platen. She is looking at the camera and resting her right hand on top of the typewriter.
Source: National Library of Australia (nla.pic-an24574252).

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