Archives and Special Collections
Fonds F0069 - Hancock House Publishers fonds.
CA ACU SPC F0069
Hancock House Publishers fonds.
- ca. 1970-1981 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
18.3 m of textual records.
Name of creator
Canadian publishing company established in 1972. Specializes in northern biographies, guide books, conservation, the environment and agriculture.
Acquired in 1977 and 1982.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Fonds consists of material relating to books published by Hancock House Publishers. Includes correspondence, invoices, manuscript drafts, galleys, artwork, layout proofs, boards, published books and promotional material. Also includes some work associated with David Hancock's Wildlife Conservation Centre published prior to 1972, as well as material relating to D. Hancock's presidency of the Canadian Publishers Association in the 1970s.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
No restrictions on accesss.
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Text in English.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
File level inventory available at repository.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title based on contents of the fonds.