Manuscript Collection MS COLL 00451 - Albert Collignon Papers

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Albert Collignon Papers


  • 1928-1987 (Creation)

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Manuscript Collection

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1 box (7 cm)

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Biographical history

Albert Collignon was born in Treherne, Manitoba, in 1937, to parents Cicilia (Montreal) and Eugene (Luxembourg) Collignon. Collignon eventually moved to L'Orignal, Ontario, where he pursued his writing, publishing under Nongilloc Books.

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Gift of Albert Collignon, 1972-1987.

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Collection includes correspondence, photographs and manuscript material related to the life and work of poet Albert Collignon, including his Martha's Clinic Letters series.

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Material may be requested in person at the Fisher Library Reference Desk, or in advance using our online stack retrieval request form:

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  • English

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