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Fonds F0037 - Agnes Aston Hill fonds.

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Agnes Aston Hill fonds.


  • 1931-1962 (Creation)

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0.5 m of textual records.

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Canadian poet and author. Born in 1894 and educated in England. Moved to Calgary, Alberta, around 1914. Published work includes poetry, short stories, essays and articles in various periodicals and newspapers; a weekly column, The junior's corner, in the Calgary Herald (1930-1940); and a poetry collection Through the years. Awarded the 1941 Governor General's Silver Medal for poem Recompense. Died in 1964.

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Acquired in 1975.

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Fonds consists of manuscripts of poetry, articles, short stories and talks; scrapbooks containing newsclippings of articles about and poetry by Calgary authors and others; published work; and miscellaneous material.

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Text in English.

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Additional archival material located at Glenbow Archives, Calgary, Alberta.

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