Series No. 2
Project correspondence (individuals and institutions) [textual record]. -- 1945-1990, predominant 1973-1988. -- 31.5 cm of textual records
Scope and content: This series contains letters of inquiry to individuals who were either friends of Roberts, acquainted with him, or members of his family and to archives, libraries and other institutions in Canada and the United States. These institutions include the National Archives of Canada, the National Library of Canada, Victoria University Library, University of Calgary Library, University of Toronto Library, Queen's University Archives, University of Western Ontario, University of Guelph Library Archives, New Brunswick Museum Archives, Acadia University Archives, Mount Allison University Archives, Archives of American Art, Yale University Library and New York Public Library.
Included also are their replies which detail their holdings of Roberts's letters. A very few replies have original Roberts correspondence attached. Individual correspondents frequently offer details of their relationship with Roberts, provide a context for their letters and comment upon his character. The exchange of correspondence also discusses arrangements for the acquisition of originals or copies of these letters. A few letters of inquiry written to individuals prior to the commencement of the letters project are also included.
The series consists of 2 subseries: 1. individuals and 2. institutions.
Title based on content of the series
File arrangement is alphabetical
Listings of Roberts letters sent by individuals and institutions for inclusion in the letters project are located in series no. 2, subseries no. 2
Files in this series which contain original Roberts correspondence are identified
APPLICATION FOR THE USE OF MANUSCRIPTS FORM
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