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Velma Brown fonds

  • MS-2-379
  • Fonds
  • 1971-1979
Fonds consists of newsletters and poetry publications from 1971-1979. Most of the publications feature poetry written by Velma Brown, but a number of other authors are also featured, including Sidney M. Parker, known as the blind poet of Truro, Nova Scotia.

Brown, Velma, Purdy

Charles William Jefferys fonds

  • MS-2-35, SF Box 16, Folder 7
  • Fonds
  • [19-]
Fonds comprises editorial reports and notes made by Jefferys on works by Thomas Chandler Haliburton. Also included is a letter from Robert Glasgow, Managing Director of The Publishers Association of Canada, outlining the agreement of editorial and illustration work undertaken by Jefferys on a multi-volume series of the works of Haliburton. In addition, there is a typescript of a talk written by Jeffreys regarding his illustrations for the project.

Jefferys, Charles William, 1869-1951

Reviews and promotional material

Series contains newspaper clippings, printouts from websites, and publisher's catalogues that feature reviews and promotional material about Budge Wilson's books. The series also contains drafts of press releases written by Budge Wilson to promote her books and newspaper articles that feature Budge Wilson and her writing career.

Pottersfield Press : [catalogue]

File contains a copy of the Pottersfield Press catalogue for Spring 1994, which includes an advertisement for Budge Wilson's book "Cassandra's Driftwood."

Books of Joyce Barkhouse

Series contains records related to published books including Abraham Gesner, Anna's Pet, George Dawson: The Little Giant, The Pit Pony, The Purple Cloak, The Smallest Rabbit, The Witch of Port LaJoye, The Lost Ship, and The Story of Little Martin. Types of records included here are drafts, galleys, published books, research materials, sketches, and audio-visual materials relating to published works.

Leona Trainer correspondence with Budge Wilson

File contains copies and drafts of outgoing and incoming correspondence between Budge Wilson and her agent, Leona Trainer of the Transatlantic Literary Agency. The file also includes a copy of an email from the book editor Peter Carver to Leona Trainer regarding a possible collaboration with Wilson.

Trongate fury : drafts and related correspondence

  • MS-2-650.2005-043, Box 41, Folder 21
  • File
  • June 25, 2004 - September 22, 2004
  • Part of Budge Wilson fonds

File contains three annotated and copy edited drafts of Budge Wilson's second book in the Izzie series, "Trongate Fury." The file also contains correspondence between Budge Wilson and editors at Penguin publishing.

Correspondence relating to illustrations in The Sale

File contains correspondence from Wendy Brown of McClelland and Stewart Limited and copies of letters from Budge Wilson to "Marilyn" and "Marge" regarding illustrations for her book, "The Sale". The file also includes copies of Wilson's illustrations for her own book.

Correspondence with Thistledown Press regarding My war

File contains correspondence between Budge Wilson and Thistledown Press Ltd., regarding her short story anthology "My War." The file includes correspondence from the publisher and a draft and copy of Wilson's reply.

Correspondence with Stoddart Kids regarding Sharla

File contains correspondence regarding Budge Wilson's book "Sharla," between Wilson and Stoddart Kids. The file includes incoming correspondence as well as copies and drafts of Wilson's outgoing correspondence.

Contract correspondence from Books for Ears Audiotapes

  • MS-2-650.2018-042, Box 90, Folder 5
  • File
  • July 15, 1999 - August 4, 1999
  • Part of Budge Wilson fonds

File contains a copy of a letter from Jane Wilson of Books for Ears to Budge Wilson regarding their interest in the audio rights to Budge Wilson's books. The file also contains a copy of the licensing agreement between Budge Wilson and Books for Ears, information about the company, and a copy of the related portion of Budge Wilson's contract with Stoddart Publishing Co. Limited.

Leona Trainer correspondence with Budge Wilson

File contains copies and drafts of outgoing correspondence from Budge Wilson to her agent, Leona Trainer of the Transatlantic Literary Agency (TLA), and Don Sedgwick from TLA. File also contains incoming correspondence from Trainer to Wilson, and copies of letters to Lesley Choyce of Pottersfield Press regarding Wilson's contract with them for "Manfred the Unmanageable
Monster."

A fiddle for Angus : proofs

File contains annotated proofs of Budge Wilson's book "A Fiddle For Angus," originally titled "A Fiddle for Luther."

Trongate fury : final proof

File contains the final proof of Budge Wilson's book "Trongate Fury," with Wilson's handwritten comments in red ink and letters to the senior production editor at Penguin Group, Sandra Tooze.

Personal archives of Harry Thurston

  • MS-2-691.2013-065
  • Accession
  • 1977-2012

Accession contains records that largely document Harry Thurston's journalistic and non-fiction writing during the 1980s. Materials include editorial correspondence, research notes and secondary materials, annotated drafts and printer's proofs, and press releases and reviews for articles published in such magazines as Atlantic Insight, Audubon, Equinox, Harrowsmith and National Geographic. There are similar materials documenting Thurston's work on Tidal Life : A Natural History of the Bay of Fundy, as well as correspondence and administrative records documenting his work with the Writers Federation of Nova Scotia and various professional activities such as attending or organizing workshops and conferences.

Accession also contains a small volume of materials from the late 1970s related to Thurston's activities as a poet, including some correspondence and administrative records related to the poetry journal, Germination, as well as his involvement with the Dirge Poets and their Merry Men, a performance group of poets and musicians.

Thurston, Harry, 1950-

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