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- CA ACU SPC C0026
Collection consists of material relating to W.O. Mitchell's term as writer-in-residence for Winnipeg School Division No. 1, September 15, 1974 - November 30, 1974. Includes samples of student papers using "Mitchell's messy method of creative writing"; professional materials consisting of videotapes of seminars on creative writing for teachers; presentations for elementary, junior high and senior high students consisting of videotapes of the presentations and questions from the students; audio and video recordings of readings by W.O. Mitchell from his own work; and audio and video recordings of W.O. Mitchell discussing theme and character in several of his own works. Textual records consist of samples of student papers, listing of the audio and video recordings and bibliography of related materials collected in a kit for use by schools in Winnipeg School Division No. 1 as well as two scrapbooks containing articles and photographs documenting W.O. Mitchell's work for the shool division. Also includes material relating to the seventy-fifth convocation of Brandon University, Brandon, Manitoba, held November 9, 1974, at which Paul Hiebert, James Gray and W.O. Mitchell received honorary doctorates, particularly an audio tape of a symposium on creative writing by the three writers moderated by Brandon University chancellor Stanley Knowles, as well as photographs and newsclippings.
Winnipeg School Division No. 1.
- CA ACU SPC C0027
Fonds consists of framed page of music score, concert and conference programmes, newsclippings and sound recordings.
Eckhardt-Gramatté, S. C. (Sophie-Carmen)
- CA ACU SPC C0028
- 1818 - ca.1979
- CA ACU SPC C0029
- [ca. 1948-1958]
Collection consists of submissions made by various companies in the oil industry to the Alberta Petroleum and Natural Gas Conservation Board and the National Energy Board relating to the exportation of natural gas and crude oil from Alberta to Eastern Canada and the United States via proposed pipelines. Includes geological and engineering data, projections of Canadian market requirements, reserve estimates, financial projections, facility descriptions, etc. Companies making submissions include among others Trans-Canada Pipe Lines Ltd., Westcoast Transmission Co. Ltd., Alberta and Southern Gas Co. Ltd. and Canadian-Montana Pipe Line Co. Collection also includes several submissions to the Royal Commission on Energy in 1958.
Gray, James Henry
- CA ACU SPC C0030
Collection consists of autograph albums. Some autographs are illustrated and several contain locks of hair. Holograph. Bound in paper boards. Some damage to boards.
- CA ACU SPC C0031
- [ca. 1880s - 1980s]
Collection consists of scene and costume design for operas, operettas, stage plays, films, revues and ballets, as well as for many unidentified productions. Many designs are undated. Design media include watercolour, gouache, pencil, charcoal and tempera. Designers represented include Percy Anderson (1851-1928), Georges Barbier (1882-1932), Alexandre Benois (1870-1960), Charles Betout (active ca. 1900-1939), Umberto Brunelleschi (1879-1949), Boris Bilinsky (1900-1948), Serge Soudeikine (1882-1946) and C. Wilhelm (1856-1925). Collection also includes Vanity Fair lithographs of actors and managers (ca. 1874-1912) and a series of engraved dramatic portraits.
- CA ACU SPC C0032
- [ca. 1950]-1964
Fonds consists of letters to D. Dudley, chiefly from Alfred Leo Duggan, British novelist, and from Grace Duggan, Marcella _____, Evelyn Waugh and Laura Duggan. Also includes letter from A. L. Duggan to Ambrose Dudley; and newsclippings of reviews of A. L. Duggan's novels and of a memoir by E. Waugh (Spectator, July 10, 1964)
- CA ACU SPC C0033
Fonds consists of letters and postcards to F. K.Ginzkey, newsclippings about Ginzkey, dust jackets and promotional material. Also includes poems by Adolphine Reh(?) and Hubert von Beyer-Gerwald.
Ginzkey, Franz Karl
- CA ACU SPC C0034
- [ca. 1592-1830], 2020
Collection consists of British manuscript documents collected by E. Osborne relating to a variety of topics. Includes ballads, letters, play, parliamentary documents, speeches, petitions and applications for letters patent. Also includes 6 items (200?-2005) relating to MsC 132.27, unpublished play, variantly titled Marriage upon marriage, or As I told you before and The Humorous Magistrate. Also included are 10 copies of microfilm reels and transcriptions of images of an earlier version of The Humorous Magistrate and Osborne's annotations which are held at Arbury Hall in Warwickshire, UK. These micro films reels were acquired and transcribed as part of a SSHRC funded research project in 2008, led by Dr. Mary Polito, English Department University of Calgary. They were formally added to this collection in 2020.
- CA ACU SPC C0036
The collection consists of manuscripts, books, sound recordings and videotapes by the distinguished writers resident at The University of Calgary.
Markin-Flanagan Distinguished Writers Programme