Fonds BC1459 - Marian Robertson Papers

Reference code

ZA UCT BC1459

Title

Marian Robertson Papers

Date(s)

  • 1957-2000 (Creation)

Level of description

Fonds

Extent and medium

89 archive boxes

Name of creator

(1922-2004)

Biographical history

Marian Robertson (1922-2004), radio journalist, freelance researcher, and historian.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Scope and content

The collection is divided into five main areas: Radio broadcasting, Research, Books, Organizational affiliations and Correspondence. The largest section is devoted to her radio journalism. There is also a considerable amount of information on research projects on numerous topics.

The collection also records of her work as researcher and co-author of a number of books on Jewish subjects for businessman and philanthropist, Mendel Kaplan.

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Conditions governing access

Contact University of Cape Town Libraries: Special Collections for information about accessing this collection.

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Language of material

  • English

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Language and script notes

English

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Finding aids

Only a high-level description of the collection is maintained in AtoM. For a detailed list of the contents, please go to http://atom.lib.uct.ac.za/pdfs/BC1459.pdf

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