CA ON00399 6
A.E. Coleman fonds
- [19-?]-[before 1934] (Creation)
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Extent and medium
5 cm of textual records
Name of creator
Albert Evander Coleman was a journalist and writer. He was born in Perth, Ontario, the son of Francis Coleman and Emmeline Maria Adams, the brother of Arthur Philemon and Helena Jane Coleman. He died in New York, USA. A.E. Coleman was educated at Newcastle grammar school and British American College, Hamilton. He became a journalist in 1875 and worked for the New York Herald for over 40 years. His publications include: History of the America’s Cup (1905), History of New York Herald (1924-25, published serially in the Editor and Publisher), The Romantic Adventures of Rosy the Octoroon (1929).
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Immediate source of acquisition is unknown.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
The fonds consists of Albert E. Coleman’s records pertaining to his activities as a writer. It includes (annotated) copies of his stories.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
No further accruals are expected.
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No restrictions on access.
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Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
The fonds is stored in 1 box.
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Name access points
- Coleman, Albert Evander (Creator)