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Thomas York papers [manuscript]
York, Thomas, 1940-
imprint
1973-1988.
description
14 boxes (1.7 metres).
format(s)
Book, Manuscript
Holdings
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imprint
1973-1988.
biographical note
Thomas York was born in Washington, D.C. and raised in Little Rock, Arkansas. York was ordained minister of the United Church of Canada, and served in parishes in mining and logging camps of the Queen Charlotte Islands, the village of Bella-Bella, B.C., the gold mining town of Yellowknife, N.W.T., and Chapel-in-the-Park in Toronto. His novels are set in the places where he has lived.
abstract
The collection includes manuscript and typescripts of York's novels We, the Wilderness (1973), Snowman (1976), Musk-ox Passions (1978), Trapper (1981), Desireless (1988), and Pimping for Jesus (unpublished). It also includes correspondence and non-fiction writings.
catalogue key
4673003
indexes/finding aids
Finding aid available at Fisher Library reference desk and in electronic form.
 
Gift of Paul York, 1994.

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