Canadian author Shirlee Smith Matheson was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, on October 16, 1943. Biographical information available in The literary history of Alberta, v. 2, p. 114 and 164; Who's who in The Writers' Union of Canada, 1993, p. 208; and Writers of the Okanagan Mainline, p. 281-284.
Fonds consist of correspondence; manuscripts of poetry, short stories, stage plays, articles, columns, young adult fiction and adult non-fiction; audio tapes of interviews; and material relating to readings, workshops, adjudication and other professional activities.
Includes ca 1650 photographs; ca 275 slides; 106 sound recordings; 1 videocassette; and ca 0.32 m of realia including stuffed toys, garden gloves, nametags and buttons.
Donated by Shirlee Smith Matheson in 2000 and 2005.
Text in English.
Some items restricted.
File level inventory available at repository.
Further accruals expected.
Acc 685/00.16, 784/05.5