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Robert Fulford. Second accrual. Accession 06-1992

BOX 7 Correspondence, libretto and radio scripts.
Correspondence
The files which follow consist almost entirely of incoming correspondence; Fulford does not appear to have regularly kept copies of his outgoing letters. All correspondence is dated 1990- 1991 unless otherwise indicated. Where no item count is given there is only a single letter .
F .1 Unidentified correspondence, 1990, 2 items.
F .2 A Correspondence
Abella, Rosalie - see also Ontario Law Reform Commission
Abley, Mark
Adilman, Sid
Aitken, Will
Anderson, Ann
Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada
Ashenberg, Katherine (2)
Association of Canadian Publishers
Athabasca University
Atkin, John R.
Ayre, John
F.3 B Correspondence
BC Touring Council
Bain, George
Banff Centre (2)
Barnes, Jack R.
Bastien, Mark (to)
Batten, Jack
Beckwith, John - see Box 8, F.1
Bellerby, Gordon
Belliveau, J.E. - see Box 8, F.2
Bennett, Avie
Bentley, Eric - see Box 8, F.1
Besant, Derek M. (3)
Binkley, Clark S.
Black, Conrad (1987)
Bladen, Vincent - see Box 8, F.2
Bokma, Anne
Bookman's Club - Howard Engel
Brennan, Patrick H.
Brewka, Kurt
Broadfoot, Barry
Bruce, Harry (5)
Bruck, Julie (5)
Buckwold, Sidney L.
F.4 C Correspondence
Callwood, June
Cairney, Jim
Cameron, Dorothy - see Box 8, F.2 and also Box 10, F.33
Canada Council
Canadian Association of Journalists (3)
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation - Transcripts
Canadian Civil liberties Education Trust
Canadian Daily Newspaper Publishers Association - National Newspaper Awards (4)
Canadian House and Home (2)
Canadian National Institute for the Blind (3)
Canadian Who's Who - University of Toronto Press
Capilano College
Carin, Reuven
Carleton University (2)
Carpenter, Edmund
Charney, Ann
Charney, Melvin (2)
Chretien, Jean
Christy, Jim
City and Country Home - Charles Oberdorf
City Magazine
Clark, Douglas
Cohen, Nathan - see Box 8, F.1
Colombo, John Robert
Confederation College
Content - Carleton University
Cooper, Don
Copp Clark Pitman Ltd. (3 & enclosures)
Crean, Susan - Writers' Union of Canada
F.5 D Correspondence
Dean, Loral (2)
De Visser, John
Den Tandt, Michael
Destinations magazine (4)
Dewar, Ken
Dille, Lutz
Donaldson, Gordon
Dooling, Viola
Dow, Alastair (6)
Drainie, Bronwyn
F.6 E Correspondence
Eayers, James - see Box 8, F. 1
Egedahl, Ron
Eisen, Wendy (2)
Enright, Michael
F.7 F Correspondence
Fawcett, Brian
Fetherling, Douglas
Fiedler, Leslie - see Box 8, F.1
Fifth House (2- one to F.H. by R.F.)
Fisher, Christine
Franck, Albert J. - see Box 8, F.1
Francis, Diane
Fraser, John - editor, Saturday Night (2)
Freedman, Adele (2)
Friends of Canadian Broadcasting (2)
Frum, David (3)
F.8 G Correspondence
Gait, George
Geiger-Torel, Herman
Golden, Anne
Goodman, W.E.
Gordillo, Henry
Gordon, Joan
Gotlieb, Allan
Gould, Allan Graham, Bill Graham, Robert (2) Gray, Charlotte Gray, Peter W. Griffin, W. Peter [Gwyn], Richard - see Box 8, F.2 Gwyn, Sandra

F.9 H Correspondence Haggart, Ron Hanik, Tony Hancock, Nick Harel, David Harris, M.E. Harris, Mark - see Box 8, F.1 Harris, R. Jack Herrndorf, Peter Hnatyshyn, Ray Houston, James - see Box 10, F.33 Howe, Lawrence M. Hunt, Nigel (to - draft by R.F.) Hunter, Vivian E. Hutchison, Jane C.
F.10 I Correspondence Iler, Campbell (3) Imperial Oil (2) Innis, Mary - see Box 8, F.2 International PEN - John Ralston Saul Isaacs, Av - see Box 8, F.1 Istona, Mildred - Chatelaine
F.11 J Correspondence Janigan, Mary Jewish Community Centre of Toronto
F.12 K Correspondence Kardos, Gabriella Kirk, H. David & Beverly Tansey (2) Knight, Jim (see also the libretto Orpheus in the Underworld) [1967?] Kriegel, Leonard Kupoch, Walter
F.13 L Correspondence Lando, Al Laurence, Kevin M. (2) Lee, John Alan Lefolii, Ken - see Box 8, F.1 Lepkin, Marion H. Levin, D. Lewis, Robert The Lexicon Lind, Phil B. Lotz, Jim
F.14 M Correspondence Macfarlane, John Mackenzie, Sheila Macmillan of Canada Macpherson, Jay Mandel, George - see Box 8, F.1 Manguel, Alberto (2) Marchand, Philip Markson, Morley (1974) Masse, Marcel Massey College (3) Masson, A.M. McCall, Christina McCarthy, Pearl - see Box 8, F.1 McClelland, Jack - Bookmen's Lunch Club McGibbon, Pauline McKendrick, Nancy McLean, Joanne C. (1977) McMurtry, R. Roy Milnes, Lynne Molot, Maureen Moore, Brian Moritsugu, Frank Morley, David
F.15 N Correspondence Nelson Canada Newman, Barnett - see Box 8, F.1 Newman, Christina - see Box 10, F.33 Newman, Josie Newman, Peter C. (2) (1976) - see also Box 8, F.1 Nielson, Bob Northrop Frye Centre Nowack, [ ]
F.16 O Correspondence O'Brien, George O'Callaghan, J.P. (2) Ogmundsen, R.L. Oh! - Ryerson Collegiate (3) Ontario Arts Council Ontario College of Art Foundation Ontario Law Reform Commission - Rosalie Abella Order of Canada (8) Organization of American States Ottawa Citizen Owen, Jeanne
F.17 P Correspondence Parent, Guy E. (2) Pearlman, Lyon N. Potts & Kylie Pratt, Roger PRIN International Purdy, A.W. - see Box 8, F.2
F.18 Q Correspondence Queen's Quarterly
F.19 R Correspondence Report on Business - Globe and Mail Rhind, Pauline Rhodes Scholarship Selection Committee Richler, Mordecai - see Box 8, F.1 Ritchie, A.H. Ritter, Erika Robert Mclaughlin Gallery Robertson, Heather Rosberg, Florence Rosenberg, Marvin Ross, Gary Ross, Val Royal Canadian Geographical Society (2) Royal Commission on Electoral Reform and Party Financing Rubinstein, Rhonda
F.20 S Correspondence Sanders, Scott Saturday Night The Sciences Scott, Ken (2) Shaar Shalom Synagogue Simpson, Jeffrey (3) Slopen, Beverley (2) Smith, Whitney - Society for the Preservation of Wild Culture (2) Somervill, Janet - see Box 8, F.2 Sources (2) Stewart, Brian Szemberg, W. - The Idler
F.21 T Correspondence TG Magazine Tafler , David Theatre Plus (2) Thomas, Audrey Thorsell, William - editor, Globe and Mail (2) Times Literary Supplement Douglas Todd - Vancouver Sun Torgov , Morley ( 1974 ) Toronto Life Toronto Magazine Toronto Public library T[own], H[arold] - see Box 8, F.2 Trinity College (3) Turnbull, Laas
F.22 U Correspondence Underhill, Frank - see Box 8, F.1 University of Toronto, 6 items.
F.23 University College, University of Toronto 1987-1991, 20 items.
F.24 V Correspondence Vancouver Review "Veggie Liberation Front" Vinci, Ernesto ( 1967) Vizinczey, Stephen & Gloria (5)
F.25 W Correspondence Weingartner, E. Whitfield, Eileen (2) Wilder, Billy - see Box 8, F.2 Winter, J. Ralph Wolfe, Morris (2) Wright, Alan A. Wright, Frank
F.26 Y Correspondence Yolles, Edie & Morden York, Steve York University York University Bookstore
F.27 Z Correspondence Zeidler, Margie Zolf, Larry

Libretto: Orpheus in the Underworld
F .28 Two early drafts of the libretto, by Robert Fulford and James Knight, the longer one marked as "property of the Stratford Shakespearean Festival", [1958?], duplicated ts., 38 pp. & 65 pp.
F.29 Revised version of the libretto, March 1 1983, spiral bound in white covers, 74 pp.
F.30 Reviews, programmes, clippings, cheque stubs and account of the libretto's composition by Fulford, 1959-1979, 10 items. - see also correspondence from James Knight and Herman Geiger- Torel.
F.31 Programmes of Hart House Review Clap Hands for which Fulford and Knight composed some words [1958] and programme of Uncle Vanya (Fulford is listed as a set designer), 1955, 5 items.
Radio Scripts
F.32 CBC Radio Scripts, 1955-1956. Annotated typescript, 119 pp. [Removed from 3 ring binder]
F.33 C B C Radio Scripts, 1957-1958. Annotated typescript, 56 pp. [Removed from 3 ring binder]
F.34 CJBC and other Radio Scripts, 1957-1960. Annotated typescript, 84 pp. [Removed from 3 ring binder]
F.35 CJBC and CBC Radio Scripts, 1961-1962. Annotated typescript, 88 pp. [Removed from 3 ring binder]
F.36 CBC Radio Scripts, 1963-1975. Annotated typescript, 39 pp. [Removed from 3 ring binder]
F.37 "The Arts This Week", 1965-1967, lists of topics and participants, annotated typescript and holograph, 86 pp.
F.38 "The Arts This Week", 1965-1967, Radio Programme, Scripts of Fulford's contributions. Annotated carbon typescript, 165 pp.
F.39 "This is Robert Fulford", 1967-1968, CBC Radio Programme, lists of topics and participants, holograph, 27 pp.
F.40 "This is Robert Fulford ", 1968-1973, CBC Radio Programme, lists of topics and participants, carbon typescript, 16 pp.
F.41 "This is Robert Fulford", 1972-1973, CBC Radio Programme, scripts of Fulford's contributions, annotated carbon typescript, 153 pp.
F.42 "Ideas: An Argument of Laughter", act. 31 1969, CBC Radio Programme, script of Fulford's contribution on "Magazine Styles in Humor", annotated typescript, 20 pp.
F.43 "Ideas", May 26, 1969, CBC Radio Programme, script of Fulford's contribution on the art of parody, annotated typescript, 14 pp.
F.44 "Assignment" , March 26, [ 1971 ), CBC Radio Programme, script of Fulford's contribution - a tribute to Nathan Cohen, typescript, 2 pp.
F.45 "CBC Tuesday Night", June 1976, CBC Radio Programme, publicity regarding Fulford's programme on Isaac Bashevis Singer, typescript, 3 pp.
F.46 " Ideas: There Go the Eighties", December 1989, CBC Radio Programme, transcript of 3 programme series, including contribution by Fulford, printed, 24 pp.

BOX 8 Scrap Book, 1957-1975 and Toronto Star columns, 1959-1966
F.1 Scrap Book, 1957-1963 Contains mounted clippings of articles by and about Robert Fulford from Le Devoir, Time, Chatelaine, and the Toronto Star as well as theatre programmes, legal documents and correspondence from friends, colleagues and readers. Correspondents include: John Beckwith, Eric Bentley, Nathan Cohen, James Eayers, Leslie Fiedler, Albert J. Franck, Mark Harris, Av Isaacs, Ken Lefolii, George Mandel, Pearl McCarthy, Barnett Newman, Peter Newman, Mordecai Richler, Frank Underhill, and others. The pages have been removed from a 3 ring binder, which also contained F.2 and F.3 below, 54 pp.
F.2 Scrapbook, 1964-1974 As F.1 above Correspondents in this scrap book include: J.E. Belliveau,Vincent Bladen, Dorothy Cameron, Richard [Gwynn], Mary Innis, A.W. Purdy ,Janet Somerville, H[arold] T[own], Billy Wilder and others. The pages have been removed from a 3 ring binder, which also contained F.1 and F.3, 51 pp.
F.3 Scrapbook, 1957-1974 This account of an interview with Fulford by Ryerson student Marilyn Mirabelli, dated March 10 1975, was included in the same scrapbook binder as F.1 and F.2 above, typescript, 25 pp.
F.4 Toronto Star columns by Robert Fulford, August-December 1959. Articles have been dated, clipped and pasted onto white paper which was formerly in a 3 ring binder, 75 pp.
F.5 Toronto Star columns by Robert Fulford, January-April 1960. Articles have been dated, clipped and taped onto white paper which was formerly in a 3 ring binder, 76 pp.
F.6 Toronto Star columns by Robert Fulford, May-December 1960. Articles have been dated, clipped and taped onto white paper which was formerly in a 3 ring binder, 99 pp.
F.7 Toronto Star columns by Robert Fulford, January-April 1961. Articles have been dated, clipped and taped onto white paper which was formerly in a 3 ring binder, 55 pp.
F.8 Toronto Star columns by Robert Fulford, May-September 1961. Articles have been dated, clipped and taped onto white paper which was formerly in a 3 ring binder, 55 pp.
F.9 Toronto Star columns by Robert Fulford, September-December 1961. Articles have been dated, clipped and taped onto white paper which was formerly in a 3 ring binder, 60 pp.
F.10 "The Politics of Broadcasting", 5 part series of articles by Robert Fulford, Toronto Daily Star, October 30-November 3 1961, clippings and copies, 10 items. F.11 Toronto Star columns by Robert Fulford, January-March 1962. Articles have been dated, clipped and taped onto white paper which was formerly in a 3 ring binder, 54 pp.
F.12 Toronto Star columns by Robert Fulford, January-February 1964. Articles have been dated, clipped and taped onto white paper which was formerly in a 3 ring binder, 32 pp.
F.13 Toronto Star columns by Robert Fulford, September-December 1964. Articles have been dated, clipped and taped onto white paper which was formerly in a 3 ring binder, 58 pp.
F.14 Toronto Star columns by Robert Fulford, February-May 1965. Articles have been dated, clipped and glued onto white paper which is contained in a cardboard binder, 37 pp.
F.15 Toronto Star columns by Robert Fulford, March-May 1965. Articles have been dated, clipped and taped onto white paper which was formerly in a 3 ring binder, 46 pp. [Some overlap with F.14 above]
F.16 Toronto Star columns by Robert Fulford, June-August 1965. Articles have been dated, clipped and taped onto white paper which was formerly in a 3 ring binder, 48 pp.
F.17 Toronto Star columns by Robert Fulford, June 1965- February 1966. Articles have been dated, clipped and glued onto white paper which is contained in a cardboard binder, 82 pp.

BOX 9 F.1 Toronto Star columns by Robert Fulford, September-November 1965. Articles have been dated, clipped and glued onto white paper which was formerly in a 3 ring binder, 48 pp. [Some duplication of F .17 above]
F.2 Toronto Star columns by Robert Fulford, December 1965-January 1966. Articles have been dated, clipped and glued onto white paper which was formerly in a 3 ring binder, 34 pp.
F.3 Toronto Star columns by Robert Fulford, February-March 1966. Articles have been dated, clipped and taped onto white paper which was formerly in a 3 ring binder, 40 pp.
F.4 Toronto Star columns by Robert Fulford, February-April 1966. Articles have been dated, clipped and glued onto white paper which is contained in a cardboard binder, 53 pp. [Some duplication of F .3 above]
F.5 Toronto Star columns by Robert Fulford, April-August 1966. Articles have been dated, clipped and glued onto white paper which is contained in a cardboard binder, 82 pp.
F.6 Toronto Star columns by Robert Fulford, August 1966-January 1967. Articles have been dated, clipped and glued onto white paper which is contained in a cardboard binder, 108 pp.
F.7 Toronto Star columns by Robert Fulford, January-October 1967. Articles have been dated, clipped and glued onto white paper which is contained in a cardboard binder, 181 pp.
F.8 Toronto Star columns by Robert Fulford, October 1967-January 1968. Articles have been dated, clipped and glued onto white paper which was formerly contained in a 3 ring binder, 60 pp.
F.9 Toronto Star columns by Robert Fulford, February-March 1966. Articles have been dated, clipped and glued onto white paper which was formerly contained in a 3 ring binder, 41 pp.
F.10 Saturday Night [1970?] Joke memo by Robert Fulford, typescript, 2 pp.
F.11 (Saturday Night?) [ca. 1970?] Outline of an article on Toronto by Robert Fulford, typescript, 1 p.
F.12 Saturday Night, September 1974 Mock up of issue which was never published. Attached note by Robert Fulford indicates that the magazine was with the printers when publication was suspended.
F.13 Saturday Night 1974 Drafts of fundraising appeals and financing schemes, annotated typescripts and photocopies, 25 pp.
F.14 Saturday Night 1974 Newsclippings regarding the magazine's demise, 9 items.
F.15 Saturday Night Scrapbook, October-December 1974 Newsclippings about the magazine, dated and glued onto white paper, formerly contained in a 3 ring binder, 86 pp. Scrapbook continues in F.16 below.
F.16 Saturday Night Scrapbook, cont. 1975;As F.15, includes original letter from Imperial Oil regarding magazine's financing, Jan.29 1975, 49 pp.
F.17 Saturday Night, the "reborn" issue, May 1975, "Hard cover" version of the new magazine.
F.18 Saturday Night, internal memo, February 1987, from Susan (Crean?) re. awards won by Saturday Night duplicated typescript, 7 pp.
F.19 Saturday Night, 1991 Prototype, Planned for distribution in newspapers outside Toronto.

BOX 10 Speeches, 1960s & 1970s, occasional articles, 1958-1991; research files; articles about Robert Fulford.; photograph; committee minutes; invitations.
F.1 Speeches and Talks by Robert Fulford, 1961-1965, 1967, 1972 & 1973, annotated typescript, 99 pp. Occasional Articles by Robert Fulford
F.2 "The Winter Season 1958-59- Toronto", in Canadian Art, May 1959, published version, complete journal, p.133.
F.3 [Canadian Conference of the Arts], 1961, carbon typescript, 7 pp.
F.4 "The Little World of Little Magazines", [December?] [1961], annotated typescript, marked" never published", 18 pp.
F.5 "Environment ‘67", in Saturday Night, May 1967, by Marshall Delaney, published version, 5 leaves, including title page.
F.6 [Direction Ontario Conference], January 1973, conference report, annotated typescript, 9 pp. F.7 "‘Continentalism' is a Curse Word", in New York Times, December 2, 1973, published version, clippings only, 2 items.
F.8 "Canada Wants Out", in New York Times Magazine, April 21, 1974, published version, complete journal, article commences on p. 18.
F.9 "Art on the Edge of Empire", in Art News, September 1974, published version, complete journal, pp. 22-26.
F.10 "Television and the Literary Interview", in TV19 Magazine, April [1975'?], published version, complete journal, p. 25.
F.11 "Dream Country", Vancouver Sun, January 14, 1976, published version, clipping only, 1 item.
F.12 "A Note on Mary Pratt", in brochure for an art display, February 1976, illustrated brochure, 1 item.
F.13 "The Boulder, a Love Story", duplicated typescript, revised January 5, 1976, short story [later published in Chatelaine see F .14 below], with accompanying letter from editor Doris Anderson, December 16, 1975, 15 pp.
F.14 "The Good Wife", in Chatelaine. November 1976, short story [published version of F.13 above], published version, complete journal, story commences on p. 44.
F.15 "Ever a Camp Counsellor, Atwood Directs a Revue" in The Writers' Union of Canada Newsletter, June 1977, reprinted from Toronto Star, May 14 1977. Issue also includes the script of a comic skit with character called "The Godfulford' played by Robert Fulford, published version, complete journal, pp. 42-46.
F.16 "My Say", in Publishers Weekly. April 27, 1984, article on books, reprinted from the Toronto Star. Photocopy of published version, 1 p.
F.17 "Y.M.C.A. Annual Report", 1989, brief article on the future of Toronto, (attached is another contribution by June Callwood), photocopy of the published version, 1 p. + 1 p. attachment .
F.18 Letter to the Editor: "Story not obscure", in [Toronto Globe and Mail?], April 2, 1990, (re. Walt Whitman and Richard Bucke). Clipping, 1 item.
F.19 "My Life as an Atwood Character", June [1990], later published in Toronto Globe and Mail. Annotated typescript, 4 pp.
F.20 "Attack of the 700 Pound Metaphors"in Excerpts, B.C. Touring Council, Fall 1990, reprinted from the Globe and Mail, clipping of published version, 1 item.
F.21 "Seven Days of the Condo", in Destinations magazine, insert in the Globe and Mail, November 1990, clipping of the published version,1 item.
F .22 "Frye's soaring, elaborate cathedral of thought", in Globe and Mail, January 25 1991, reprinted as publicity for Frye's book, The Double Vision and enclosed in a mockup of the book's dust jacket. Also announcement of Frye's death in the Ontario Bulletin, April-May 1990. 2 items.
F.23 Letter to the Editor: "V.R. Pencil", in The Vancouver Review, Spring 1991, (re. reviews of Skvorecky and Frye), clipping of published version, 1 item.
F. 24 Letter to the Editor: "Contra Broadsides", in Books in Canada, April 1991, (re. Mordecai Richler), clipping of the published version, 1 item.
F.25 [B.K. Sandwell], May 71991, notes of a telephone interview with Bernard Sandwell (research for article?), manuscript on Financial Times of Canada letterhead, 1 p.
F.26 "Bibliophile alert: it's time to gather tomes together", in Globe and Mail, May 18, 1991, clipping of published version, 1 item.
F.27 Letter to the Editor: " Ageism and Old Coots", in Globe and Mail July 13, 1991, clipping of the published version, with clipping attached of the article (Globe and Mail July 8, 1991) which inspired Fulford's letter, 2 items.
F.28 Letter to the Editor: "When Trudeau Speaks", in the Globe and Mail October 16 1991, clipping of the published version, with clipping attached of the article (Globe and Mail October 12, 1991) which inspired Fulford's letter, 2 items.
F.29 Letter to the Editor: "A ‘Misleading' Portrait", in Maclean's, December 9 1991, annotated typescript draft and clipping of the published version, with clipping of the article by Peter C. Newman (Maclean's, November 19, 1991) which inspired Fulford's letter, 3 items.
F .30 [Melvin Charney] article, [in Canadian Art 1991], manuscript notes, 12 pp. Also annotated typescript marked "first draft", 14 pp.; see also letter from Charney in correspondence series regarding this piece.
F.31 [Melvin Charney], rResearch material related to the article, 25 items.
F.32 Draft Dodgers File, research material, including magazines, clippings and 3 letters, 38 items.

Writings about Robert Fulford
F.33 1967-1975, Scrapbook. Includes reviews of Fulford's books: This was Expo (1968) and The New Romans (1968). Also some pieces by Fulford, and letters from Dorothy Cameron, James Houston and Christina Newman, mostly newspaper clippings glued onto white paper, formerly placed in a 3 ring binder, 72 pp.
F.34 1974, Jan/February, "Robert Fulford: A Note on his Style". Article by Doug Fetherling in Books in Canada, complete issue, pp.12-13.
F.35 1974-1975. Reviews of Fulford's book Marshall Dealnev at the Movies. Also press releases and advertising material, mostly newspaper clippings glued on white paper, formerly placed in a 3 ring binder, 38 pp.
F.36 1975-1976. Pieces about Fulford and his work, 3 journals and 1 clipping, 4 items.
F.37 1987-1989. Pieces about Fulford and his work, including one review of Best Seat in the House, clippings, 4 items.
F.38 1990-1991, pieces about or containing references to Robert Fulford, clippings and photocopies, 34 items.
F.39 1990-1991, pieces containing references to Robert Fulford, clippings and photocopies, 27 items.
F.40 1966. Photograph, Fulford in the audience at an Irving Lay ton poetry reading, b&w, 25 x 20 cm., 1 item.
Committee Minutes
F.41 Committee on Television, minutes, 1973-1974 and related newspaper clippings, mounted on white paper, Fulford was a member of the group, manuscript, typescript and newsprint, 61 pp.
F.42 Consultative Committee on the Implications of Telecommunications for Canadian Sovereignty, completed report, 8 March 1979. Fulford was one of the signatories, duplicated typescript, 170 pp.
F.43 Invitations received by Robert Fulford, 1991, printed, 7 items.
F.44 Publications and Catalogues. Not by or about Robert Fulford, 1970s, 5 items.
F.45 Article by David Frum, from Saturday Night, March 1989, printed version, 6 leaves.




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