Fonds SC446 - Eric Wilson fonds

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Eric Wilson fonds

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CA UVICARCH SC446

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  • 1961-2009 (Creation)
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    Wilson, Eric, 1940-

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5 m of textual records and other material

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(1940-)

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Eric Wilson is the bestselling author of 23 mysteries for young people and one adult novel. He was born in Ottawa in 1940 but has lived most of his life in Nelson and Victoria, B.C. His father was an RCMP officer. He received a B.A. in Education from U.B.C. and taught elementary school in White Rock from 1963 to 1985 when he became a full-time writer.

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The fonds consists of manuscripts of Wilson’s writings to date, his published and unpublished novels, and screen plays including various drafts of Murder on The Canadian, Vancouver Nightmare and The Kootenay Kidnapper. The fonds also consists of Wilson’s personal papers including contracts and correspondence with his publishers, research notes, study guides, scrapbooks, photograph albums, promotional materials, school tour materials, notebooks and awards.

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Created by JF, December 10, 2018.

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