File 2017.014.001.0062 - Bird, William Richard

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Bird, William Richard

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Will R. Bird

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  • 1928-1983 (Creation)

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0.5 cm of textual records

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File contains agreements between The Ryerson Press, Will R. Bird, and other agencies for books written by Bird. Included in the file are (unless otherwise indicated - all agreement are between the two aforementioned parties):
1) Agreement for book "A Century at Chignecto"
2) Agreement for book "Here Stays Good Yorkshire"
3) Agreement for book "Sunrise for Peter"
4) Agreement for book "Judgement Glen" (awarded first prize in Ryerson Fiction Contest, 1947)
5) Agreement for book "The Passionate Pilgrim"
6) Agreement for book "This is Nova Scotia" (correpondence and agreeements between Ryerson Press and Macrae Smith
Company included)
7) Agreement for book "So Much to Record"
8) Agreement for book "To Love and to Cherish"
9) Agreement for book "The Two Jacks" and correspondence and an agreement between The Ryerson Press and William
Kimber & Company Ltd. for U. K. publishing of title.
10) Agreement for book "The Shy Yorkshireman"
11) Agreement for the book "Done at Grand Pre"
12) Agreement and correspondence for the book "Off Trail in Nova Scotia"
13) Agreement for book "Tristram's Salvation"
14) Agreement and correspondence for book "These are the Maritimes"
15) Agreement for book "Despite the Distance"

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Open. Records are available for consultation without restriction.

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Some or all of these records may be subject to copyright legislation. Contact the Archives and Special Collections for more information. All records will be out of copyright by 2033.

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