Accession 2024-012 - Accrual to the Judith Cowan fonds

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Accrual to the Judith Cowan fonds

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  • 1978-2023 (Creation)

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0.3 m of textual records

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Accession consists of: printed correspondence sent Canada Post and email, including many colour digital images taken by Judith Cowan and others, 2022-2023; Cowan's un´Čünished novel, "A Better Class of Illusion," with handwritten annotation, 25 October 2019; a brochure for the 39e Festival International de la Poesie; and letters to Cowan by her friend Dr. Hector L. van Vierssen Trip, accompanied by his essays on Alpertus on church and state, Germanic linguistic studies, Latin in biology, his trip to the Netherlands in 1988, and a history of the Trip family, 1978-1990.

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Correspondence is in English and French.

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Researcher access to correspondence remains closed until the death of Judith Cowan.

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The Canada Post correspondence file for 2023 included a copy of Indian Child's Book : A Primer in English and Cree Languages ([Toronto?]: s.n., 1893?], which has been added to Special Collections.

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