Frederick S. Manor:

An Inventory of His Papers at the University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections

Inventory prepared by Richard E. Bennett
University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections
Winnipeg, Manitoba
(1983)

Finding aid encoded by Lori Podolsky Nordland (September 2002)
Finding aid written in English.

Revision History

  • July 26, 2005 - MSS 27 converted from EAD 1.0 to 2002 by v1to02.xsl (sy2003-10-15).


Collection Summary

Repository:
University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections
Elizabeth Dafoe Library Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2

Creator:
Frederick S. Manor

Title:
Frederick S. Manor fonds

Dates:
1964-1978

Quantity:
0.8 m of textual records

Identification:
MSS 27

Language
English.

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Biography of Frederick S. Manor

Frederick Simha Manor was born in Prague, Czechoslovakia in 1911. He graduated from King Charles University in Prague in 1933. After becoming a British citizen in 1938, he served with British Intelligence Service during World War II in Africa and Europe. In 1947 he joined the London Times as European correspondent. In 1954 he immigrated to Canada to join the staff of the Winnipeg Free Press as foreign news editor. He became the senior editorial writer before his retirement in 1979. He died 15 April 1982 in Victoria, British Columbia. He was married to the former Elizabeth Parker of England.

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Scope and Contents of the Papers

The collection contains a complete run of Manor's printed Free Press editorials related to Arab-Israeli Relations from January 1964 to 4 November 1978, including two letters addressed to F.S. Manor. It also features the author's unpublished novel literary manuscript "The Silk Stocking". Manuscripts collection MSS SC 40 has been added asa a series to this fonds.

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Organization of the Papers

This collection is organized into 2 series

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Restrictions on Use

Normal restrictions apply to the Winnipeg Free Press editorial material as well copyright restrictions apply to "Silk Stockings" in this fonds. Researchers must abide by the relevant copyright legislation if they wish to use any material in any published form.

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Custodial History

The series was donated by Frederick Simha Manor to the University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections in 1979. The editorials were donated 26 April 1979 and the "Silk Stocking" manuscript, 14 May 1979. This series was originally arranged as a separate fonds entitled "Arab-Israeli Relations" (MSS SC 40). However, because of its provenance, it was added to the Frederick S. Manor fonds, MSS 27, in January, 2002.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

A. "THE SILK STOCKING"
BoxFolder
11 Book I
2 Book II
3 Book III
4 Book IV

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B. WINNIPEG FREE PRESS - Editorials of F.S. Manor 1964-1978
BoxFolder
15 January 7 - December 30, 1964
BoxFolder
21 January 1 - June 30, 1965
2 July 1 - December 31, 1965
3 January 1 - May 14, 1966
4 May 16 - December 7, 1966
5 December 10, 1966 - May 18, 1967
BoxFolder
31 May 19 - November 7, 1967
2 November 8 - April 27, 1968
3 May 1 - September 21, 1968
4 October 3, 1968 - January 31, 1969
5 February 1 - October 23, 1969
BoxFolder
41 October 30, 1969 - September 5, 1970
2 September 8, 1970 - June 26, 1971
3 July 2, 1971 - December 28, 1971
BoxFolder
51 December 30, 1971 - November 18, 1972
2 November 21, 1972 - October 15, 1973
3 October 17, 1973 - December 30, 1974
BoxFolder
61 January 1, 1975 - January 31, 1976
2 February 4, 1976 - May 21, 1977
3 May 28, 1977 - November 4, 1978

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First Installment of Books from F.S. Manor

The following books have been donated to the University of Manitoba Libraries and catalogued for circulation and use by patrons.

Landau, Julian J. Israel and the Arabs
Australia Handbook 1969
Fordham, Paul The Geography of African Affairs
Facts About Greece
Bungarten, Von Harold Umweltpolitik in Westeuropa
Facts About Germany
Treaty establishing the European Economic Community and connected documents
Dept. of External Affairs Foreign Policy for Canadians (case containing five booklets)
Schulz, Eberhard Moskau und die europHische Integration
Israel 25 Years
Auswartiges Amt 1870-1970
Die Internationale Politik 1970/1972
Kontrovers: Extremisten im offentlichen Dienst
Der Schutz Der Menschenrechte in der Bundesrupublik
Funke, Manfred Terrorisms; Untersuchungen zur Strategie und Straktur revolutionurer Gewaltpolitik
Frisch, Peter Extremisten Beschluss
Osterreich: Tatsachun und Zahlen
Erreichtcs Sichern: das Bundesbudget 1977
Myths and Facts 1976; A Concise Record of the Arab; Israeli conflict
Lamm, U.S. and Kupper, Siegfried DDR und Dritte Welt
Kaiser, Karl und Karl Markus Kreis Sicherheitspolitik vor neuen Aufgehen
22. Schulz, Eberhard Die Ostbeziehungen der Europaischen Gemeinschaft
Aussen Politik (English Edition) 3rd Quarter 1971
Cornides, Wilhelm Europa Archiv 25-1-1977
The Palestine Liberation Organization; A Documentary Handbook
State Department of Mass Communication Free Portugal 1974 1976 Year III
Cornides, Wilhelm Europa Archiv 10-6-1977
Institute for East Indian Studies East Asian Review Vol. III Nov. 4, Winter, 1976
Earps, James and Robert Spencer (editors) International Journal: Communism
Ministry of Information Facts about Israel
Kaiser, Karl and Hans-Peter Schwartz Amerika und Westeuropa
32. Dialogue Vol. 10, No. 4 1977
Central Office of Information Britain 1977; An Official Handbook
Kay, Zachariah Canada and Palestine
The Law on Political Parties [1978]
Astor, David and Valerie Yorke Peace in the Middle East: A Unique report
Makneke, Dieter and Hans-Peter Schwartz Seenacht und Aussenpolitik
Lindemann, Beate EG – Staaten und Vereinte Nationen
Fitzsimmons, James (editor) Lugano Review 1975/5
Fitzsimmons, James (editor) Lugano Review 1975/2
Art International 1974/10
Art International encorporating the new Lugano Review Nov.-Dec. 1978
Fitzsimmons, James (editor) Lugano Review 1975/3
New Lugano Review 1976/11-12
New Lugano Review 1976/8-9
New Lugano Review 1977/3-4
New Lugano Review 1977/1-2
Art International: incorporating the New Lugano Review 1978/3
Art International 1978/1
Art International 1978/2
Lugano Review 1975/6
Lugano Review 1975/4
Lugano Review 1976/1
Herschmann, Ira Questions and answers about Arabs and Jews
Welcome to Czechoslovakia: Tourist Review

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Second Installment of Books from F.S. Manor

The following books have been donated to the University of Manitoba Libraries and catalogued for circulation and use by patrons.

Dictionnaire de Academie Ton. I & II Nouveau Dictionnaire de l’Academie Francoise dedie au roi Jean-Baptiste Coigard, Paris, 1718
Djilas, Milovan The New Class: An Analysis of the Communist System Frederick A Praeger, New York, 1957
Petrov, Vladimir-Evdokia The Petrovs: Empire of Fear Andre Deutsch, Ltd., London, 1956
Beloff, Max The Foreign Policy of Soviet Russia v.1 Oxford U. Press, London, 1947
Deakin, F.W. and G.R. Storry The Case of Richard Sorge Chatto and Wenders, London, 1966
Djilas, Milovan The Unperfect Society: Beyond the New Class [first edition] Harcourt, Brace and World, Inc., New York, 1962
Djilas, Milovan Conversations with Stalin [first edition] Harcourt, Brace and World, Inc., New York, 1962
Deutscher, Isaac Political Leaders of the Twentieth Century: Stalin Penguin Books Ltd., Middlesex, England, 1966
Halperin, Ernst The Triumphant Heretic: Tito’s Struggle Against Stalin Heineman, London, 1958
Driberg, Tom Guy Burgess: A Portrait With Background Weidenfeld and Nicolson, London, 1855
Hoare, Geoffrey The Missing Macleans Cassell & Co., Ltd., London, 1855
Fullenbach, Josef Umweltschultz Zwischen Ost und West Europa Union Verlag, Bonn, 1977
Crankshaw, Edward Khrushchev: A Career The Viking Press, New York, 1966
Penkovsky, Oleg The Penkovskiy Papers Doubleday & Co., Garden City, N.J., 1965
Tatu, Michel Le Pouvoir en URSS: du declin de Khrouchtchev a la direction collective Editions Bernard Grasset, Paris, 1967
Kennan, George F Russian and the West: Under Lenin and Stalin 3rd Edition Little, Brown & Co., Boston, 1961
Bealoguski, Michael The Petrov Story 18th edition Heinemann, Ltd., London, 1955
Ulam, Adam B Expansion and coexistence: The History of Soviet Foreign Policy, 1917-67 Frederick A. Praeger, New York, 1968
Survey: A Journal of Soviet & East European Studies Special Tenth Anniversary Issue: Foreign Policy in a Polycentric World Printed by the Eastern Press, Ltd., London, 1966
Dettke, Dieter Allianz im Wandel Alfred Metzer, Frandfurt, 1976
Schweigler, Gebhard Politikwissenshcaft und AuBenpolitik in den USA R. Oldenburg, Munchen, Wien, 1977
Ministry of Information Facts about Israel Jerusalem, 1975
Crankshaw, Edward Russia Without Stalin: the emerging pattern Michael Joseph, London, 1956
Lonsdale, Gordon Spy: twenty years of secret service: memoirs of Gordon Lonsdale Neville Spearman, Ltd., London, 1965
The New Leader Vol. XLVIII, no. 7 March 29, 1965
The New Leader Vol. XLVIII, no. 12 June 7, 1965
Sanford, Francis A Genealogical History of the Kings of England, and Monarchs of Great Britain, From the Conquest, Anno 1066, to the Year, 1677. In seven parts or books. Containing A Discourse of their several Lives, Marriages and Issues, Time of Birth, Death, Places of Burial and Monumental Inscriptions. With their Effigies, Seals, Tombs, Cenotaph, Devises Arms, Quarterings, Crests and Supporters; All Engraven in Copper Plate. Furnished with several Remarks and Annotations. Printed by Tho. Newcomb, for the Author, 1677
Histoire Generale de la Presse Francaise tome I: Des origines a 1814 Presses Universitaires de France, Paris, 1969
Histoire Generale de la Presse Francaise tome I: Des origines a 1814, Tome II, De 1815 a 1871 Presses Universitaires de France, Paris, 1969
Grannone, Pietro Istoria Civile del Regno di Napoli V. 1 Italy, 1921
Grannone, Pietro Istoria Civile del Regno di Napoli V. 2 Italy, 1921
Grannone, Pietro Istoria Civile del Regno di Napoli V. 3 Italy, 1921
Grannone, Pietro Istoria Civile del Regno di Napoli V. 4 Italy, 1921
Grannone, Pietro Istoria Civile del Regno di Napoli V. 5, 6 Italy, 1921
Grannone, Pietro Istoria Civile del Regno di Napoli V. 7 Italy, 1921
Grannone, Pietro Istoria Civile del Regno di Napoli V. 8 Italy, 1921

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