Fonds F0180 - Guy Vanderhaeghe fonds.

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Guy Vanderhaeghe fonds.


  • 1960-2017 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

11.50m of textual records and other material.

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Name of creator

Biographical history

Canadian author. Born in Esterhazy, Saskatchewan, on April 5, 1951. Biographical information available in The Oxford companion to Canadian literature, 2nd ed., p. 1150-1152.

Archival history

Acquired in 1991, 2004 and 2017.

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Scope and content

Fonds consists of correspondence; manuscripts, ranging from fragments and rough drafts to printers' copies and page proofs, of novels, short stories, short story collections, stage plays, poetry and lyrics; screenplays by G. Vanderhaeghe and others based on G. Vanderhaeghe's works; articles, book reviews, essays, lectures and speeches; promotional material; articles, essays and thesis about G. Vanderhaeghe and his works; interviews with the author; miscellaneous material; works by other authors; and published work.

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System of arrangement

Fonds is arranged into the following series: Correspondence Manuscripts Published works Works about Guy Vanderhaeghe Publicity and reviews Literary activities Personal records Research and reading Notebooks Audio-visual records
Fonds is intellectually arranged across multiple accessions.

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Some items restricted.

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Text in English.

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File level inventory available at repository.

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Title based on contents of the fonds.


Includes 149 photoprints colour and black & white; 33 slides colour 35 mm; 14 negative strips 35 mm; 21 VHS cassettes; 2 Betamax cassettes; 8 CDs; 16 compact cassettes


Further accruals expected.


Published works from ACC 503/92.1, 752/04.2, 2017.31 sent to gifts for cataloguing and selection by A.M.

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