Subseries 1 - Manuscripts of novels

Identity area

Reference code

CA ON00389 F6-2-1


Manuscripts of novels


  • 1948 - 1992 (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

19.7 cm of textual materials (1909 p.)

Context area

Name of creator


Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Sub-series consists of handwritten and typed drafts and manuscripts, metatext and relevant correspondence with editors related to Watson's two published novels, namely "Deep Hollow Creek" and "The Double Hook" and her unfinished unpublished novel "Landscape of the Moon". The files have been arranged by novel and then chronologically.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Uploaded finding aid

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Related descriptions

Notes area


Title based on contents of the sub-series.Date based on estimated dates of composition. Additional draft material of Watson's novels "The Double Hook" and "Landscape of the Moon" can be found in the Diaries, reading journals and day planner series in file 2006 01 5. No publication of this material, in whole or in part, without the permission of the Literary Executor. No reproduction of this material without permission of the Archivist.Adaptations and translations by other authors of "The Double Hook" for theatre and film can be found in the Publishing records and business correspondence series.

Alternative identifier(s)

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used




Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related genres

Related places