Series 3 - General Correspondence

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CA ON00389 F6-3


General Correspondence


  • 1950 - 1998 (Creation)

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304.8 cm of textual material 268 photographs and negatives : b&w and col ; 27.4 x 20.4 cm and smaller 1 audiocassette

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Series consists of Watson's correspondence with others. It has been divided into two sub-series; namely:

  1. Outgoing Correspondence
  2. Incoming Correspondence

Correspondence that relates directly to Watson's writing, publishing, academic responsibilities, editorial projects and collaborations have been filed in appropriate series, namely Manuscripts and drafts series; Publishing and business correspondence; Professional activities material series; Teaching material series; and Student material series.

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Access to some files may be restricted, due to the sensitive nature of its contents and the privacy rights of third parties. No publication of this material, in whole or in part, without the permission of the Literary Executor and primary author. No reproduction of this material without permission of the Archivist.

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