Série organique 2005-015 - Manuscripts, Correspondence

Zone du titre et de la mention de responsabilité

Titre propre

Manuscripts, Correspondence

Dénomination générale des documents

Titre parallèle

Compléments du titre

Mentions de responsabilité du titre

Notes du titre

Niveau de description

Série organique


CA UVICARCH SC085-2005-015

Mention d'édition

Mentions de responsabilité relatives à l'édition

Zone des précisions relatives à la catégorie de documents

Mention d'échelle (cartographique)

Mention de projection (cartographique)

Mention des coordonnées (cartographiques)

Mention d'échelle (architecturale)

Juridiction responsable et dénomination (philatélique)

Zone des dates de production


  • 1937-2003 (Production)

Zone de description matérielle

Description matérielle

4.2 meters of textual records and other material. (14 boxes)

Titre propre de la collection

Titres parallèles de la collection

Compléments du titre de la collection

Mention de responsabilité relative à la collection

Numérotation à l'intérieur de la collection

Note sur la collection

Zone de la description archivistique

Nom du producteur

Historique de la conservation

Portée et contenu

The accrual consists of manuscripts and correspondence files. It documents Murray’s personal and professional life and contains textual records as well as audio-visual material and records in electronic form. Records relate to Murray’s career as a writer and university lecturer in British Columbia. Also included are records created while Murray attended university in the United States of America, Canada, and England.

Zone des notes

État de conservation

Source immédiate d'acquisition


Arranged into seven series: Poetry, Plays, Short Stories/Essays/Articles, Novels, Correspondence and Ephemera, Coursework, Teaching Material, Audio-Visual Material, as well as Electronic Material. These series contain records reflecting Murray’s activities as an author, student, and teacher. Series containing audio-visual and electronic material correspond to each of Murray’s activities. Series relating to Murray’s literary career include Poetry, Plays, Short Stories, Essays, and Articles, as well as Novels. Series Coursework contains records pertaining to Murray’s education and series Teaching Material includes records reflecting Murray’s work as a lecturer. Correspondence and Ephemera series contains records relating to various aspects of Murray’s life. Files within series are in the order as received at UVic Special Collections and are in neither chronological nor alphabetical order.

Langue des documents

Écriture des documents

Localisation des originaux

Disponibilité d'autres formats

Restrictions d'accès

Délais d'utilisation, de reproduction et de publication

Instruments de recherche

Murray’s literary executor Michael Walbank classified Murray’s papers and an inventory is available providing item level descriptions.

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Éléments associés

Éléments associés


Note générale

Contains drafts of poems, novels, articles, essays, plays, and short stories for both published and unpublished material. Murray’s student coursework (such as notes and thesis) are included in the fonds as are Murray’s teaching materials (lecture notes etc.). Both professional and personal correspondence are included in the file as well as various ephemera (such as posters and newspaper clippings).

Identifiant(s) alternatif(s)

Numéro normalisé


Mots-clés - Sujets

Mots-clés - Lieux

Mots-clés - Noms

Mots-clés - Genre

Zone du contrôle

Identifiant de la description du document

Identifiant du service d'archives

Règles ou conventions


Niveau de détail

Dates de production, de révision et de suppression

Langue de la description

Langage d'écriture de la description


Zone des entrées

Sujets associés

Personnes et organismes associés

Lieux associés

Genres associés