Series consists of records related to Duke’s personal and administrative affairs. This series includes: • Personal notes and memos written by Duke for family, friends and staff • Correspondence received by Duke from family, friends and business associates • Administrative correspondence received by Duke from agents, publishers and other associates • Miscellaneous ephemera collected by Duke • This series also contains records relating to Duke’s administrative affairs
Among those who Duke received correspondence from are the following: • Anne-Marie Duke (1985-2000) • Brian and David Duke (1986-2001) • Cliff Robertson (1960-1969) • David Darriff (1951) • Don Erickson (1951-1952) • Eve Duke (1961-1981) • Henry Miller (1961-1962) • Jeremy Geidt (1965-1966) • Mordecai Richler (1961) • Norman Klenman (1966) • Sir Fitzroy Maclean (1962) • Yu Hong (2001-2004)
Series consists of notes, notebooks/journals, and press clippings that are both specifically related to projects and also those not directly linked to a specific project. Topics include: • Autobiography (19-) • Savary Island (1981-2004) • BC Film (1995)
Series consists of notebooks, journals, notes and press clippings. From about 1945 to 2005 Duke made nearly daily entries in notebooks. These notebooks contain Duke’s thoughts, observations and concepts for future projects ranging from articles to screenplays, legal proceedings, housing plans and travel accounts.