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At a Glance
The collection consists of 32 letters from Alan Sillitoe to his friends, the noted calligrapher John Charles Tarr and his wife, Dorothy, which concern Sillitoe's life, work, and interests during his most creative years.
Using the Collection
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Restrictions on Access
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Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Alan Sillitoe letters; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
32 letters to J. & D. Tarr: Source of acquisition--2293B. Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--02/02/1995. Accession number--M-95-02-02.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
32 letters to J. & D. Tarr Cataloged HR 07/02/1997.
2009-06-26 File created.
2012-04-17 EAD created by PTL
2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.
History / Biographical Note
Biographical / Historical
English north-country novelist, b. 1928.