Accession MS COLL 00286 (Downsview Offsite) - Russell Brown Papers

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CA OTUTF MS COLL 00286 (Downsview Offsite)


Russell Brown Papers


  • 1972-1995 (Creation)

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64 boxes

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Gift of Russell Brown, 1991.

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Russell Brown’s literary papers include his editorial and correspondence files from his tenure as editor of Lakehead University Review (1972-75); Descant (1978-83); joint editor, An Anthology of Canadian Literature in English (1982-83); and as poetry editor at McClelland and stewart (1983-88).

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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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