Series BF 22-5 - Freelance Writing series

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Freelance Writing series

General material designation

  • Textual record

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  • Variations in title: Writing series

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BF 22-5

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Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area


  • 1971-2018 (Creation)

Physical description area

Physical description

0.454m of textual records

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Archival description area

Name of creator

Custodial history

Scope and content

This series consists of records created by Gruending in his freelance writing career, including reviews, poetry, radio scripts, speeches, columns and articles for newspapers and online publications, as well as related correspondence, memos and notes.

Also included in this series are the draft manuscript, reviews and promotional material for Gruending's book Gringo: Poems and Journals from Latin America, published in 1983.

Notes area

Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition

Dennis Gruending donated these records to the Regina office of the Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan in three accessions, in 1992, 2018 and 2019: R92-285 (November 4, 1992), 2018-085 (July 27, 2018), and 2019-095 (August 1, 2019).


Records from the 1992 donation are arranged alphabetically.

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

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Restrictions on access

See fonds description.

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

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Finding aids

SAFA 34 (old guide GR 510, R-1379) consists of fonds and series level descriptions, file level descriptions of textual records and item level descriptions of sound recordings and photographs.

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Associated materials

Photographs from a reading in North Battleford (1987) and a book signing (1996) can be found at BF 22-13.1-NT1 and BF 22-13.1-NT4.

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Alpha-numeric designations

Textual records: old guide GR 510 (R-1379)

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Control area

Description record identifier

BF 22-5

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Rules or conventions

Saskatchewan Archives. Archival Description Manual 2004.



Level of detail

Language of description

  • English

Script of description

  • Latin


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