Fonds SC086 - Judith Rodger – Greg Curnoe collection

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CA ON00012 SC086

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Judith Rodger – Greg Curnoe collection

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  • 1940-2000 (Creation)

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Fonds

Extent and medium

6 cm of textual records 2 audio cassettes 3 compact discs

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Biographical history

Judith Rodger is a freelance curator and art historian based in London, Ontario. Rodger was chief curator of the London Regional Art & Historical Museum, and was personally acquainted with Greg Curnoe. She contributed the chronology and bibliography to the catalogue of the exhibition Greg Curnoe: Life and Stuff (Toronto: Art Gallery of Ontario, 2000). For a biographical sketch of Greg Curnoe, please see Greg Curnoe fonds.

Archival history

Various custodial histories. Please consult inventory for details on individual files and items.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Collection was acquired from Judith Rodger in December, 2001.

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Scope and content

The collection consists of research material gathered by Judith Rodger in the course of her work on the catalogue for the Art Gallery of Ontario exhibition Greg Curnoe: Life and Stuff. Collection includes audio recordings of Curnoe, published articles, photographs, ephemera, and eulogies for Curnoe. Sources for individual items include Jack Behrens, Glen Curnoe, Tony McAulay, and Brenda Wallace.

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No further accruals are expected.

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Open. Access to the Special Collections is by appointment only. Please contact the reference desk for more information.

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A preliminary inventory of the collection is available.

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The Greg Curnoe fonds is the comprehensive body of documentation of Greg Curnoe. The Nellie Curnoe – Greg Curnoe collection contains documentation kept by Greg Curnoe’s family; and the Gary Bryant – Greg Curnoe collection contains examples of Curnoe’s school notebooks and associated juvenilia.

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