Sub-sub-sub-fonds EAR - English Language Section correspondence

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English Language Section correspondence


  • 1968-1994 (Creation)

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100 folders

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The correspondence of the English Language Section reflects its day to day activities including its dealings with its members, other writers, and the press. The papers became increasingly administrative as the Section evolved and following the appointment of staff to run the office in 1974.

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Arranged into four series: general correspondence, copy letters out, press releases, and mail out to members.

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Preferred citation: EAR

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  • Text: EAR.