Archives and Special Collections
Fonds F0171 - Monica Hughes fonds.
CA ACU SPC F0171
Monica Hughes fonds.
- 196-?-2002 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
5.2 m of textual records and other material.
Name of creator
Canadian author Monica Hughes was born in Liverpool, England, on November 3, 1925. Came to Canada in 1952. Died in Edmonton, Alberta, on March 7, 2003. Biographical information available in The Oxford companion to Canadian literature, 2nd ed., p. 555-556; and Something about the author : autobiography series, v. 11, p. 149-162.
Acquired in 1985 and 1991. Accession 725/02.12 donated by M. Hughes in 2002.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Fonds consists of correspondence; research material; preliminary work; manuscripts of novels, short stories, anthology, radio play, articles, essays, speeches and book reviews; promotional material; reviews; works about M. Hughes; and miscellaneous material.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
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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
Titled based on contents of the fonds.
Includes 4 audio cassettes.