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Fonds F0069 - Hancock House Publishers fonds.

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CA ACU SPC F0069

Title

Hancock House Publishers fonds.

Date(s)

  • ca. 1970-1981 (Creation)

Level of description

Fonds

Extent and medium

18.3 m of textual records.

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Name of creator

Biographical history

Canadian publishing company established in 1972. Specializes in northern biographies, guide books, conservation, the environment and agriculture.

Archival history

Acquired in 1977 and 1982.

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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.

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No restrictions on accesss.

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Text in English.

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Note

Title based on contents of the fonds.

Alternative identifier(s)

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2980388

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