Fonds AR394 - Archie H. Wills fonds

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Archie H. Wills fonds

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CA UVICARCH AR394

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  • 1890 - 2004 (Creation)

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1.5 m of textual records and other material

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The fonds consists of records relating to his career as a journalist and to his family life in Victoria. It has been arranged in two series, Autobiography and Writing. The Autobiography series consists of Archies autobiographical works, which document his service in World War I and his family life and career. It has been arranged into three sub-series: All in A Lifetime, My Life in the Army, and Travel. The Writing series consists of his published and unpublished work, and background material for it. The series shows his interest in making new generations of Victoria residents aware of their citys history and aware of World War I history. It has been arranged into two sub-series: Articles and Stories, and Broadcasts. Records include typed manuscripts, clippings of Archies published articles, photographs including photograph albums, diaries, scrapbooks, war medals, and ephemera.

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Material from the Archie H. Wills fonds is featured in the following on-line exhibits: The World of Mary’s Wedding: Reminiscences of World War I from the University of Victoria Archives and Special Collections http://worldofmaryswedding.library.uvic.ca and Archie Wills World War 1 photographs and journals http://contentdm.library.uvic.ca/cdm/search/collection/ww1

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Fonds contains significant amount of material (published articles and photographs) that may be subject to copyright restrictions.

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File list available that lists titles of articles written for various newspapers.

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archie-h-wills-fonds

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2013-02-05

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  • English

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