University of Calgary
UofC Navigation


Search archival collections at the University of Calgary

Fonds F0068 - André Langevin fonds.

Open original Digital object

Identity area

Reference code



André Langevin fonds.


  • 1951-1977 (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

1.1 m of textual records.

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

Canadian author and playwright born July 11, 1927 in Montreal. Biographical information available in The Oxford companion to Canadian literature, 2nd ed., p. 621-622.

Archival history

Acquired in 1977.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Fonds consists of business and personal correspondence, contracts and royalty statements; manuscripts, galleys and proofs of novels, short stories, articles, and stage, radio and television plays; manuscripts of English translations of two novels (L'élan d'Amérique and Poussière sur la ville); radio scripts for the series Connaissance d'Aujourd'hui; issues of Le Nouveau Journal; theses and other works written about A. Langevin and his work; and published work.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

No restrictions on access.

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

Text in French and English.

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

File level inventory available at repository.

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

For additional archival material relating to A. Langevin see the Alan Brown fonds (MsC 220).

Related descriptions

Notes area


Title based on the contents of the fonds.

Alternative identifier(s)



Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Description control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used


Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion




Digital object (Master) rights area

Digital object (Reference) rights area

Digital object (Thumbnail) rights area

Accession area

Request archival material »

Related people and organizations

Related genres

Related places