Archives and Special Collections
Fonds F0126 - Robert Hilles fonds.
CA ACU SPC F0126
Robert Hilles fonds.
- 1971-2003 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
10.92 m of textual records and other material.
Name of creator
Canadian poet and educator Robert Hilles was born in Kenora, Ontario, on November 13, 1951. Biographical information available in Contemporary authors, v. 165, p. 159-160, and The Oxford companion to Canadian literature, 2nd ed., p. 533.
Donated by R. Hilles in 1998 and 2004.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Fonds consists of correspondence and manuscripts of poems, poetry collections, prose, novels, short stories, speeches and book reviews as well as manuscripts submitted to various journals/anthologies and granting agencies. Also includes notebooks, diaries and journals, photographs, published works in journals and anthologies, reviews and articles about R. Hilles and miscellaneous material, including works by others.
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. 1250 photographs, 165 negative strips, 160 slides, 20 contact sheets, 24 micro-audiocassettes, 9 audiocassettes, 1 compact disk, 1 videocassette and 119 computer disks.
Further accruals expected.