Archives and Special Collections
Fonds F0001 - Constance Beresford-Howe fonds.
CA ACU SPC F0001
Constance Beresford-Howe fonds.
- 1941- (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
2.6 m. of textual records and other material.
Name of creator
Canadian author and educator. Born November 10, 1922 in Montreal, Quebec. Biographical information available in The Oxford companion to Canadian literature, 2nd ed., p. 94-95; and The feminist companion to literature in English : women writers from the Middle Ages to the present, p. 86-87.
Acquired in 1987, 1991 and 1998 from C. Beresford-Howe.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Fonds consists of the following series: correspondence; manuscript; published work; scrapbook; works on Constance Beresford-Howe; miscellaneous; and sound recordings.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Some items restricted.
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Text in English and some French.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
Searchable online database. File level inventory for Accession 640/98.16 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 fonds.
Further accruals expected.
Includes 8 sound recordings and 4 videocassettes.