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Fonds F0146 - Helen M. Buss fonds.
CA ACU SPC F0146
Helen M. Buss fonds.
- 1961-2003 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
12.12 m of textual records.
Name of creator
Canadian academic and author born Margaret Clarke on March 28, 1941 in St. John's, Newfoundland. Biographical information available in Contemporary Authors, v. 130, p. 82-83, under name Margaret Clarke.
Donated by H.M. Buss in 2004.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Fonds consists of correspondence; daytimers, diaries and journals; manuscripts of fiction - novels, poetry, radio play, short stories, stage plays; and non-fiction - thesis and dissertation, prose monographs, autobiography, articles, book reviews and academic papers; published works; material relating to H.M. Buss's education and teaching and other professional activities including editing; works about H.M. Buss and miscellaneous. Fonds also includes 0.125 metres of manuscript material by H.J. Clarke (H.M. Buss's father) and his brother Leonard Clarke.
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.
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.
Further accruals expected.