Manuscript Collection MS COLL 00138 (Downsview Offsite) - Marjorie Wilkins Campbell Papers

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CA OTUTF MS COLL 00138 (Downsview Offsite)


Marjorie Wilkins Campbell Papers


  • 1923-1986 (Creation)

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Manuscript Collection

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35 boxes (4.5 metres)

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Biographical history

Editor and free lance writer for major Canadian publications such as Chatelaine, Maclean's magazine and Saturday Night. Among her published works are The Saskatchewan (1950) for which she received the Governor-General's award; The Nor'westers (1955) and The silent song of Mary Eleanor (1983).

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Gift of her niece, Mrs. Nancy Ind in 1990.

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Collection of literary papers of Marjorie Wilkins Campbell including published and unpublished works, personal and business correspondence.

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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: Please note that this material requires 2 business days to retrieve.

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  • English

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Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto

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