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Fonds F0128 - Katherine Govier fonds.
CA ACU SPC F0128
Katherine Govier fonds.
- 1973-2011 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
20.6 m of textual records and other material.
Name of creator
Canadian author and journalist Katherine Govier was born in Edmonton, Alberta, on July 4, 1948. Biographical information available in Contemporary Canadian authors, v. 1, p. 171-173; and The Oxford companion to Canadian literature, 2nd ed., p. 485.
Donated by Katherine Govier between 1999 and 2013.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Fonds consist of correspondence; notebooks; manuscripts of novels, short stories, articles, radio and television scripts, stage play, speeches, book reviews, travel anthologies and miscellaneous manuscript material; proposals for various projects; material relating to Writers in Electronic Residence and Writers' Development Trust ; published works; works on K. Govier; and university and teaching related material, promotional material, financial and legal documents, research documents, and conference material.
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.
Includes ca 400 photographs, ca 50 slides, 25 audio cassettes, 17 videocassettes, 2 audio discs, 16 computer discs, 4 posters, 4 photo negatives.
Further accruals expected.