Series - Doug Cox Manuscripts

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Doug Cox Manuscripts

General material designation

  • Textual record

Parallel title

Other title information

Title statements of responsibility

Title notes

Level of description


Reference code

Edition area

Edition statement

Edition statement of responsibility

Class of material specific details area

Statement of scale (cartographic)

Statement of projection (cartographic)

Statement of coordinates (cartographic)

Statement of scale (architectural)

Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area


  • 1980-2008 (Creation)
    Cox, Doug

Physical description area

Physical description

ca. 50cm of textual records, non-linear arrangement. Comprises 45 folders and 6 scrapbooks.

Publisher's series area

Title proper of publisher's series

Parallel titles of publisher's series

Other title information of publisher's series

Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series

Numbering within publisher's series

Note on publisher's series

Archival description area

Name of creator


Biographical history

Doug Cox is a writer and historian who wrote thirteen books on Okanagan history. His publishing house, Skookum Publications in Penticton BC, published his works as well as others, and was active from 1977 to 2008.

Custodial history

Scope and content

Series comprises text written by Doug Cox, and sometimes edited by Joyce Cox. Includes curricular materials developed for the BCTF, short compositions, historical drafts, biographical drafts, proofs for works destined for publication, and materials prepared as a regular column for the Western Producer. Generally includes unpublished materials with an exception at the subseries level (Western Pull-out Photos). Works published by Skookum Publications are housed in UBCO-OSC (See appendix 1).
Cox presumably used these manuscripts as reference materials, as many are interfiled within his Research Files series.

Notes area

Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition


Many instances of Doug Cox unpublished manuscripts and pre-publishing proofs are interfiled in folders that also contain research materials, interview transcripts, and photographs (usually reference photocopies of photographs). These folders are cross-listed among the appropriate series. See file inventory by box to see listing of folders that are cross-referenced among different series and/or subseries.

Language of material

Script of material

Location of originals

Availability of other formats

Restrictions on access

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Finding aids

Associated materials

Related materials


Alternative identifier(s)

Standard number area

Standard number

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Control area

Description record identifier


Rules or conventions




Level of detail


Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Created 18 June 2015 by Paige Hohmann

Language of description

Script of description


Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related places

Related genres