Series is comprised of material created or accumulated by Robert Handforth pertaining to various aspects of theatre. Series includes: programs for theatre performances in Ottawa and Toronto in the late sixties and early to mid-seventies, including Stratford, and from the Festival of Underground Theatre; playscripts by other writers including Bryan Wade, Carol Bolt, and Lawrence Russell, and Peter Handke; playscripts for plays written by Handforth including a version of Alice, and the Island of Dr. Moreau; director’s copies of plays Handforth directed, with his notes, including Interview, the production that won the Canadian University Drama League competition in 1969 and subsequently was bought by Young People’s Theatre in Toronto for a school tour; as well as material pertaining to theatre in general.
Series consists of material created or accumulated by Geoffrey Pearson during his various professional positions. This series is comprised of 13 sub-series: Geoffrey Person and Lester B. Pearson; United Nations; Soviet Union and Russia; Material on India; Arms Control and Disarmament; Foreign Policy; Global/Future trends; Nuclear Arms; Diplomats and Diplomacy; Peacekeeping; Canadian Institute for International Peace; Miscellaneous Material; and Subject Files, Papers, and Reports.
This series consists of textual records created and accumulated by OPIRG in the course of their activities, from the 1970s through to 1994. Material from local chapters as well as provincial-level records are included as follows: organizational, planning and budgetary records; correspondence; reports; newsletters; press releases and issues sheets; meeting minutes and notices; event posters and leaflets; and press clippings and other historical documentation. Documents specific to OPIRG-Carleton include press clippings, Crosscurrents scripts and Charlatan articles.