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Gwyn, Sandra
TitleGwyn, Sandra
Scope and Content of FondsThe Sandra Gwyn fonds consists of a fairly comprehensive record of the professional and personal life of - a well-respected and award-winning Canadian journalist and social historian. Significant materials from her - early years, including her schooling, are well documented with diaries, essays, yearbooks, - correspondence, and items from the beginning of her career as a journalist. - The development of her writing and research interests are chronicled through research notes, drafts of articles, finished articles - and copies of the actual publications. There is ample material covering her segue from writing magazine - articles to writing books, including research notes, correspondence with informants and publishers, drafts - and completed manuscripts, reading and promotional tours, and copies of book reviews. - The - correspondence is especially strong, both personal and professional: correspondents number, among - others, Adrienne Clarkson, Robert Fulford, Katherine Govier, Charlotte Gray, Elizabeth Longfield, Kevin - Major, Jan Morris, Elizabeth Smart and Jane Urquhart. There is also documentation of her involvement - with the Canadian Conference for the Arts, PEN Canada and other writers' organizations, and more than - 1700 photographs that document all facets and periods of her life. - -
Extent of Fonds4.2 linear metres of textual material; 1,789 photographic items; 2 audio tapes
Author of Finding AidJamieson, Amanda
Date of Finding Aid2003
PublisherMemorial University of Newfoundland. Libraries
Resource TypeFinding Aid
TypeText
Formatxml
IdentifierCOLL-316
Languageen
CollectionArchives and Special Collections - Finding Aids (EAD)
SponsorMemorial University of Newfoundland. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Division
RestrictionsThere are no restrictions on access to or use of the material in this collection. Copyright regulations may apply.
CONTENTdm file name480.xml
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