Fonds MS-2-682 - Atlantic Publishers Association fonds

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Atlantic Publishers Association fonds

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  • Textual record

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Fonds

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MS-2-682

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  • 1978-1995 (Creation)

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Physical description

2.9 m of textual records

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Administrative history

The Atlantic Publishers Association (APA) started in Halifax, NS in 1978. The APA acted as a medium which maintained and grew strong book publishing houses owned and controlled in Atlantic Canada. It was a forum for publishers and those concerned with the publishing industry in Atlantic Canada for exchange of ideas and information. It undertook projects and studies to promote publishers and the publishing industry in Atlantic Canada.

Custodial history

The Atlantic Publishers Association collection was donated to the Dalhousie Archives on July 16, 1995 by Martha Woolarer.

Scope and content

The fonds includes reports (1978-1995), events and conferences (1979-1991), membership (1978-1995), financial records (1978-1991), minutes (1978-1993), correspondence (1978-1985), administrative records (1978-1995), programs (1979-1992), catalogues (1978-1992), newsletters (978-1990) and photographs (1982, n.d.) related to the APA.

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Language of material

  • English

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English

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Restrictions on access

One folder of administrative records pertaining to hirings, resignations, and firings is closed.

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Materials do not circulate and must be used in the Archives and Special Collections Reading Room. Materials may be under copyright. Contact departmental staff for guidance on reproduction.

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No further accruals are expected.

General note

Preferred citation: [Identification of item], Atlantic Publishers' Association fonds, MS-2-682, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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