Anne Corkett:

An Inventory of Her Papersat the University of Manitoba Archives and Special Collections

Inventory prepared by Emma Prescott
University of Manitoba
330 Dafoe Library, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3T 2N2
(September 2009)

Finding aid encoded by Emma Prescott (September 2009)
Finding aid written in English.



Collection Summary

Repository:
University of Manitoba
330 Dafoe Library, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3T 2N2

Creator:
Anne Corkett

Title:
Anne Corkett collection

Dates:
1968 - 1986

Quantity:
0.06m

Identification:
Mss 306 (A.09-56)

English

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Biography of Anne Corkett

Anne Corkett knew the Avison family from childhood in Toronto and Margaret Avison from the age of 18. She now lives near Orangeville, Ontario. She has published three books of poetry: "Between Seasons" (Borealis Press, 1981), "The Salamander's Laughter and other poems" (Natural Heritage/Natural History Inc., 1985), and "Summertown" (The St. Thomas Poetry Series, 1999). Most recently, she and Rosemary Kilbourn selected poems by Richard Outram and images by Thoreau MacDonald for "South of North: Images of Canada" (The Porcupine's Quill, 2007). Biographical sketch proviced by Dr. David Kent.

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

The accrual consists of letters from Margaret Avison to Anne Corkett as well as miscellaneous religious material.

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Restrictions on Access

There are no restrictions on access to this material

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Restrictions on Use

There are no restrictions on use of this material

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Custodial History

The accrual was given to the Archives and Special Collection at the University of Manitoba by Dr. David Kent in August 2009.

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Other Finding Aids

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Detailed Description of the Collection

Correspondence of Anne Corkett [ 1968 - 1986 ]

BoxFolder
11 Correspondence from Margaret Avison to Anne Corkett. 1968 - 1969
2 Correspondence from Margaret Avison to Anne Corkett. [1970 - 1979]
3 Correspondence from Margaret Avison to Anne Corkett. [1981 - 1986]
4 Correspondence from Margaret Avison to Anne Corkett. [n.d.]

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