Fonds UBCA-ARC-1543 - Valerie Haig-Brown fonds

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Valerie Haig-Brown fonds

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5.25 cm textual materials.
Metal pin-button.

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Valerie Haig-Brown is the eldest child of the noted B.C. author and conservationist Roderick Haig-Brown. She worked as an editor for several popular magazines in Toronto before returning to British Columbia in 1978 to act as her father's literary executor.

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The fonds consists of Haig-Brown’s memorabilia from her time at UBC from 1953 to 1956 and includes printed/published materials and ephemera.

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Presumably donated by Valerie Haig-Brown, based on a note written on file-folder containing a portion of athletic memorabilia from 1953, stating “from Valerie Haig-Brown.”


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Haig-Brown's other papers can be found in University of British Columbia’s Rare Books and Special Collections’ Valerie Haig-Brown collection


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