Fonds F0028 - Renée L. Paris fonds.

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Renée L. Paris fonds.


  • 1961-1976 (Creation)

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0.75 m of textual records.

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Biographical history

Renée L. Paris was literary agent for George Ryga from 1969 to 1976.

Archival history

Acquired in 1979 as part of the George Ryga fonds.

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Fonds consists of correspondence with actors, authors, directors, editors, educators, government officials, lawyers, producers, publishers and others in the literary, publishing and theatrical fields. Files arranged alphabetically by personal or corporate name with exception of subject-related file Script Distribution which contains R. L. Paris's notes regarding Captives of the faceless drummer. Legal documents, contracts, royalty statements, photographs, publicity material and reviews are included in correspondence files. The Ryga-Paris correspondence provides information about G. Ryga not found in the George Ryga fonds.

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No restrictions on access.

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Text in English.

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Related units of description

Related fonds are MsC 20, George Ryga fonds, and MsC 157, George Ryga & Associates fonds. Related appendices are MsC 153 donated by Nick and Nettie Evasiuk and Msc 154 donated by Kathleen M. Boulter.

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