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Fonds F 1134

Scott Young fonds

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Scott Young fonds
Dates of Creation
Physical Description

5.4 metres of textual records

1 volume of textual records

91 photographs : black and white prints

9 photographs : colour prints

17 photographs : colour negatives

1 photograph : colour slide

2 posters

18 postcards

1 button

Scope and Content

Fonds consists of records relating to Scott Young's career as an author and publisher. The fonds includes biographical data, photographs, clippings of his writing from newspapers and magazines, correspondence, examples of fiction, and manuscripts of several books.

Fonds also contains records relating to his activities as a member of the Royal Commission on Violence in the Communications Industry.

The fonds has been arranged into eight series.

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Administrative History or Biographical Sketch

Scott Alexander Young (1918-2005) was an author and newspaper columnist for The Winnipeg Free Press, the London Bureau of the Canadian Press, Maclean's magazine, the Toronto Telegram, and the Globe and Mail.

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Young, Scott, 1918-2005

Restrictions on Access
No restrictions on access.
Terms For Use and Reproduction
Copyright has been transferred to the Archives of Ontario by the donor. Fonds also contains material owned by various other copyright owners. To find out more about the copyright status of the particular material you wish to use, consult a Reference Archivist. There are no restrictions on reproduction for research and private study. If you wish to use any of this material for other than research and private study, submit a Request for Permission to Publish, Exhibit or Broadcast Form.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
These records were donated to the Archives of Ontario by Scott Young.
Associated Material

Additional material is available in the Scott Young fonds at Trent University Archives in Peterborough, Ontario.


No further accruals are expected.

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Records series that make up this fonds

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Reference Code Series Title
F 1134-1 Scott Young's biographical and business records
F 1134-2 Scott Young's newspaper columns
F 1134-3 Scott Young's freelance and newspaper writing assignments
F 1134-4 Scott Young's files for the Royal Commission on Violence in the Media
F 1134-5 Scott Young's book manuscripts
F 1134-6 Scott Young's subject files
F 1134-7 Scott Young's fan mail
F 1134-8 Scott Young's general correspondence and invitations