Fonds - Ruth Colombo fonds

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Ruth Colombo fonds

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  • Textual record

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  • 1975-2004 (Creation)
    Colombo, Ruth, 1936-

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1.5 m textual records

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Ruth has long been fascinated with the lives of women of the mythology of Ancient Greece and goddesses of the Greek Pantheon as they are presented in Greek mythology and she has written extensively about them in poetry. There are three epics and one stand-alone volume. All her books are published by Colombo & Company.

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The fonds consists of textual records and printed material related to Colombo's research and writing.

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The fonds (2016-050) was part of the John Robert Colombo fonds, donated in 2016.


Series 1 – TVO Research
Series 2 – Quasi-books

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There are no access restrictions.

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R. Barrett, 2018.

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