Accession MS COLL 00010 - Beverley Slopen Papers

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Beverley Slopen Papers


  • 1962-2011 (Creation)

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34 boxes, 22 books (4.7 metres)

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Beverly Slopen is a Toronto-based literary agent and columnist.

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Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Gift of Beverley Slopen, 2011

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This accession for Beverley Slopen’s papers consists of administrative records, working files,correspondence, manuscripts (bound and unbound) and other material related to the activities of the Beverley Slopen Literary Agency. It includes material from her current, past and prospective clients.

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Series 1. Administrative files
Series 2. .Authors files: Inactive [currently not represented by Slopen]
Series 3. General Authors Files: Correspondence
Series 4. Miscellaneous Correspondence
Series 5. Slopen Agency Files
Series 6. Miscellaneous Files
Series 7. Manuscripts - bound
Series 8. Manuscripts - unbound
Series 9 .Other Materials

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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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