mss142
Business, Literary, and Local History Manuscripts
Collection ID: mss142

Hudson Valley Writer's Guild Records, 1983-1998

Collection description

Summary

Creator:
Hudson Valley Writers Guild (N.Y.)
Abstract:
This collection documents the establishment and first quarter century of activities of the Hudson Valley Writers Guild.
Extent:
2.0 cubic ft.
Language:
English and English
Preferred citation:
Preferred citation for this material is as follows: Identification of specific item, series, box, folder, Hudson Valley Writers Guild Records, 1983-1998. M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University at Albany, State University of New York (hereafter referred to as the Hudson Valley Writers Guild Records).

Access and Use

Conditions Governing Access:

Access to this collection is restricted because it is unprocessed. Portions of the collection may contain recent administrative records and/or personally identifiable information. Please contact an archivist for more information.

Terms Of Use:

This page may contain links to digital objects. Access to these images and the technical capacity to download them does not imply permission for re-use. Digital objects may be used freely for personal reference use, referred to, or linked to from other web sites. Researchers do not have permission to publish or disseminate material from these collections without permission from an archivist and/or the copyright holder. The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming to the laws of copyright. Some materials in these collections may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) and/or by the copyright or neighboring-rights laws of other nations. More information about U.S. Copyright is provided by the Copyright Office. Additionally, re-use may be restricted by terms of University Libraries gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. The Department of Special Collections and Archives is eager to hear from any copyright owners who are not properly identified so that appropriate information may be provided in the future.

Background

Scope and Content:

This collection includes ewsletters; agendas and meeting minutes; correspondence; financial materials; membership materials; press releases, workshop brochures,flyers, and other event materials; clippings; issues of the Hudson Valley Writer's Guild literary publication Groundswell and materials related to its publication.

Biographical / Historical:

Founded March 20, 1983, the Hudson Valley Writers Guild (HVWG) is a volunteer, non-profit organization with headquarters in Troy, New York. HVWG fosters friendships among local writers and readers, seeks to increase regional publishing opportunities, and partners with other area organizations to further develop an active community of local authors. HVWG members include poets, fiction and non-fiction writers, journalists, playwrights, screenwriters, editors, and supporters of literary activities. HVWG regularly sponsors readings and writing workshops.

Acquisition information:

Thereese Broderick donated the collection in August 2018 to the M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives.

Arrangement:

The collection is unprocessed and is likely disorganized. Individual items may be difficult to find.

Processing information:

This collection is unprocessed.

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Restrictions:
Access to this collection is restricted because it is unprocessed. Portions of the collection may contain recent administrative records and/or personally identifiable information. Please contact an archivist for more information.
Terms of Access:
This page may contain links to digital objects. Access to these images and the technical capacity to download them does not imply permission for re-use. Digital objects may be used freely for personal reference use, referred to, or linked to from other web sites. Researchers do not have permission to publish or disseminate material from these collections without permission from an archivist and/or the copyright holder. The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming to the laws of copyright. Some materials in these collections may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) and/or by the copyright or neighboring-rights laws of other nations. More information about U.S. Copyright is provided by the Copyright Office. Additionally, re-use may be restricted by terms of University Libraries gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. The Department of Special Collections and Archives is eager to hear from any copyright owners who are not properly identified so that appropriate information may be provided in the future.
Preferred citation:
Preferred citation for this material is as follows: Identification of specific item, series, box, folder, Hudson Valley Writers Guild Records, 1983-1998. M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University at Albany, State University of New York (hereafter referred to as the Hudson Valley Writers Guild Records).