Harold Gordon Skilling fonds

Title: Harold Gordon Skilling fonds

Dates of creation: 1828-2001, predominant 1870-2001

Physical description: 32.92 metres of textual and other material

Biographical Sketch: Professor Emeritus, Department of Political Science

Scope and content: Addresses, correspondence, diaries, financial files, manuscripts, minutes, notes, photos, press clippings, publications, radio scripts, reports, research files, sound recordings, teaching materials, video, and other materials documenting H. Gordon Skilling’s family life and research, teaching, and administrative activities as a professor of political science. Includes material relating to the Centre for Russian and East European Studies and Conference on Security and Co-operation in Europe, and Skilling’s books including: Communism, National and International: Eastern Europe after Stalin (University of Toronto Press, 1964), Czechoslovakia’s Interrupted Revolution (Princeton University Press, 1976), and Charter 77 and Human Rights in Czechoslovakia (London: Allen & Unwin, 1981). Correspondents include Vaclav Havel and Vilem Precan.

Finding Aids: File lists: B1987-0064, B1988-0007, B1989-0030, B1991-0037, B1993-0028 (in case file), B1994-0011, B2000-0027

Container lists: B1984-0044, B1989-0045, B1999-0017, B2002-0020

Series list with appendices: B2001-0017

List of medals: B2012-0005

Access: Open

Accession number: B2001-0017, B1984-0044, B1993-0028, B2002-0020, B2012-05, B1999-0017, B1983-0013, B2002-0024, B1988-0007, B1994-0011, B2000-0027, B1985-0029, B1991-0037, B1989-0045, B1989-0030, B1987-0083, B1987-0064, B2009-0032