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Stanley Cowan fonds
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MS-2-673, Box 1-7
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3.5 m of textual records
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Stanley A. Cowan was a Dalhousie University English professor from 1969 to 1994 when he took an early retirement. Educated at Montana (B.A.) and Yale (M.A.), Cowan taught introductory and upper level English courses at Dalhousie.
Fonds donated by Professor Stanley Cowan of Halifax in 1995.
Scope and content
This fonds consists of English department meeting minutes and course materials for English 1006 (Introduction to Literature), English 2233 (Science Fiction), and English 3206 (American Literature of the Nineteenth Century). Course materials include assignments, outlines, overheads, student marks and attendance records, and other textual documents materials related to these courses.
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Student course files are closed for 80 years or until the death of the student.
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.
Stanley Cowan’s reference file – Box 68.10.
Further accruals are expected.
Preferred citation: [Identification of item], Stanley Cowan fonds, MS-2-673, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
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