File 2006 01 1 - Diary from Edmonton, Calgary and Paris

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CA ON00389 F6-1-2006 01 1


Diary from Edmonton, Calgary and Paris


  • December 25, 1954 - September 2, 1955 (Creation)

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0.9 cm of textual material (120 p.) : 18 x 23 cm

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File consists of a notebook containing 64 pages of handwritten diary entries by Watson while in Canada and France, reflecting on her situation and her relationships, and reading notes in ink and pencil, three pages of drawings and several pieces of ephemera, including a draft poem "Only those who have known birds" and an reflection on "The Double Hook".

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Title based on contents of the file. Notebook has small water stains on the lower right corner. Ephemera has been removed from notebook and placed in an adjoining envelope. No publication of this material, in whole or in part, without the permission of the Literary Executor.

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Box 1

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