[The Persecutors drafts and manuscripts]

File
IdentifierRA011-01-01-01
Title NoteTitle supplied from contents of file.
Date[194-]–[195-]
Date NoteDate range based on dated suggested by Barry Dunner in donor interview (September 2016), as well as date on envelope containing rejection letter from Maclean’s magazine (1948).
Scope & ContentFile contains drafts and manuscripts of “The Persecutors” (originally titled “The Persecution”) by Mrs. G. Warren. Although fictional, the twelve-page short story is based on Gisele’s experiences as a Jew in France during the Second World War; the protagonist’s running away from French police, for example, is based on a similar, real-life incident. File also contains manuscript submission to Maclean’s magazine, as well as rejection letter and original envelope.
LanguageEnglish