- [197-]-1980 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
Name of creator
Austin Seton Thompson was a Toronto-born and bred writer.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Gift of Thompson's wife, Joan Thompson, 1986.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
The collection consists of drafts (corrected and final) and copies of the photographs for Thompson's books Spadina: A Story of Old Toronto (1975) and Jarvis Street: A Story of Triumph and Tragedy (1980), as well as the research notes and other material for Jarvis Street. Some correspondence is also included.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
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Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Material may be requested in person at the Fisher Library Reference Desk, or in advance using our online stack retrieval request form: https://fisher.library.utoronto.ca/stack-retrieval-request
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material