The Paul Winterton collection consists of manuscripts, printed material, correspondence, diaries and notebooks, and photographs.
Manuscripts in the collection include drafts, outlines, corrections, and notes for novels. Titles include Boomerang (1970), The Late Bill Smith (1971), The Case of Robert Quarry (1972), The File on Lester (1974), Home to Roost (1976), and Counterstroke (1978). Notes are included for various articles such as “The Aim of the USSR in Europe” (1945).
Printed material in the collection includes newspaper clippings which date 1931 to 1968. Several clippings are regarding Australia, Russia, and South Africa.
Correspondence in the collection dates 1943 to 1971. Diaries and notebooks in the collection include two diaries, one account book, and one scrapbook. Photographs in the collection include a black and white print of Winterton.