Accession A2003-051 - Carol Matas Accrual

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Carol Matas Accrual

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CA UMASC MSS 140-A2003-051

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187.5 cm textual records. --5 photographs. -- 10 negatives. -- 13 slides.

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The records were donated by the creator in 2003.

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Accession consists of personal and professional correspondence, fan mail, publicity (newspaper and magazine articles), research, various drafts of Matas' many novels, some photographs and copies of several of her books. Much of the correspondence, research and writing relates to her latest novels, the Rosie series.

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This collection is organized into 10 series.
Personal, 2001-2003
Correspondence, 1988-2003
Publicity, 2001-2003
Research, 1985-2003
Published Work, 1985-2003
Plays, [199-], 1991
Unpublished Work, 1983-2001
Restricted Material, 1985-2002
PC 148

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Material in Box 15 has been classified as restricted and is unavailable to researchers for 25 years after 2003.

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This is the fifth accession of the Carol Matas fonds.

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Inventory and finding aid prepared by Leah Morton (August 2003).

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