- 1944-2009 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
1.59 m textual records and other material.
30 photoprints : black and white ; 8 x 10 in. or smaller.
3 video cassettes
70 audio cassettes
Name of creator
James Hoffman is a professor emeritus of the Theatre Department at Thompson Rivers University in British Columbia, Canada. He wrote a biography of George Ryga.
Donated by James Hoffman.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
The collection includes materials created and compiled by James Hoffman such as taped interviews with George Ryga and his family members, materials provided by his wife following Ryga's death in 1987; video recordings of performances of Ryga's works, video recordings of Ryga by media producers, correspondence with Ryga and others about Ryga, reviews of Ryga's work, programs of performances; photographs and some personal records of Ryga's.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
No restrictions on access.
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
A file list is 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 collection.
No accruals are expected.
Materials in this collection were compiled and created by James Hoffman and include original materials from George Ryga.
File titles and description of contents of files were taken entirely from the listing provided by the donor.
Place access points
Name access points
- Ryga, George (Subject)