Hiebert, Paul, 1892-1987; Canadian literature--20th century; Satire, Canadian;
Typescript copy (140 pages) of Sarah Binks that went to publisher. This book was first published in 1947, and it is based on some hundred poems supposedly written by Sarah Binks, "The Sweet Songstress of Saskatchewan."
It has been accepted in the historical discourse that a direct link existed between the participation of Aboriginal people in the Second World War and a new political consciousness of Aboriginal people in Canada generally, and Saskatchewan...
Corr. re recruitment and transport and with University men overseas and lists of men overseas and at the front. After the war, corr. re returnees and education and employment schemes developed to assist in repatriation.
Written in a "worm's eyeview" that takes for granted that everyone knows about the daily routine and accomplishments of the army. The memoirs of a general - from preface; follows the war exploits of Howard Mitchell during WWII with the S.L.I.
The history of the 28th (Northwest) Battalion, C.E.F. : (October 1914-June 1919) from the memoirs of Brigadier General Alexander Ross ... the official war diary, the regimental part II orders [and] the official lists (Canadian Militia) 1907-1920
Layton, Irving, 1912-2006; Canadian poetry -- 20th century; Poets, Canadian -- 20th century;
Unbound manuscript pages in a duo tang of Layton's Shadows on the Ground
published by Mosaic in 1982 and designed by Doug Frank. Limited to 200 copies,
of which this is number 156. Message handwritten on title page to Stephanie and Max signd by...
Correspondence concerning Page’s inclusion in the
Anthology of Canadian Poetry and other publications. Letters concerning publishing and literary
scene in Canada, as well as copyright. Cheque used for payment included. P.K. Page...
Letters concerning the accepting some of Gustafson’s poems for a magazine edited by Birney, as well as some of Birney’s poems for a collection edited by Gustafson and The Forum, among other publications. Letters concerning a short story...
Letters about Klein’s inclusion in Gustafson’s anthologies. Cheque for payment included. Poems included: “A psalm of Abraham, concerning that which he beheld UPON THE HEAVENLY SCARP,” “A psalm of Abraham, touching his green pastures.”
Letters about submission of material for Gustafson’s anthologies. Letters concerning Pacey’s anthology and Gustafson’s anthology. Letter from Permissions Department (Enid Thornton) requesting Gustafson’s permission to print in Pacey’s...
Purdy, Al, 1918-2000. Correspondence; Canadian poetry--20th century;
Correspondence pertaining to E. Birney's readings of A. Purdy's poetry and some of his own, a visit to Al Purdy's home in Montreal, a Pratt lecture that Birney gave at Carleton University, and some gossip involving Birney and Ikuko.