Archives and Special Collections
Fonds F0136 - Christine Van der Mark fonds.
CA ACU SPC F0136
Christine Van der Mark fonds.
- 1917-1978 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
1.56 m of textual records and other material.
Name of creator
Canadian author. Born in Calgary, Alberta, on September 17, 1917. Died in 1969. Biographical information available in The Oxford companion to Canadian literature, 2nd ed., p. 1152.
Collection on permanent loan from C. Van der Mark's daughter, Dorothy Wise.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Fonds consist of correspondence; manuscripts of novels, short stories, poetry and articles; diaries and notebooks; published works; notes from correspondence and university courses; teaching related material; photographs; and miscellaneous. Includes ca .125 m of material relating to C. Van der Mark's mother, Mary Van der Mark, also a writer: correspondence; manuscripts of short stories. poetry, articles; published work; and miscellaneous.
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 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.
Includes 65 photographs.