- 1936-2015 (Creation)
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48 cm of textual records (4 boxes)
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Scope and content
Series consists of administrative writings, correspondence, reviews, radio programs, and other documents relating to John Beckwith’s work at the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, the University of Toronto, and various other appearances at conferences, symposiums, and universities. Series also includes writings related to his publications.
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System of arrangement
Files are listed in ascending chronological order in two sections: the first series of files, from C-1 to C-23 (1936-1992), predominantly includes records relating to Beckwith's work at and with the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation; the second series of files, from C-24 to C-58 (1950-2014), predominantly consists of files titled "Writings," which consist of Beckwith's lecture notes, program notes, essays, and appraisals.
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