Issue Details: First known date: 1956... 1956 Sally McQuinn, Private Collection
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Type of Media


Access for Researchers

By appointment

Content Summary

  • Material relating to the work of Sally McQuinn’s father David Cahill for Channel 7, particularly in drama, from the opening of the station in Sydney in 1956
  • Includes scripts, photographs, film and tapes. Examples of programs: "Jonah", "Shell Drama Series", "Can’t See ‘Round Corners", "BP Ticker Box", etc.


David Cahill was the first drama director at Channel 7, pioneering a range of television drama productions.


David Cahill, drama, television, ATN7

Contact Name

Mrs Sally McQuinn



Phone and Fax


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Affiliation Notes

  • This record is included in AustLit because it forms part of the Media Archives Project. AustLit does not comprehensively cover Australian Archives.

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